Liberty - Solon, New Branch ManagerFriday, May 6, 2005
Liberty Bank, N.A. appoints Branch Manager of Solon Office
May 6, 2006; Twinsburg, Ohio - Liberty Bank, N.A. today announced the appointment of Jay W. Valerian as Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of its Solon office, effective May 2, 2005.
Valerian has served as Assistant Vice President at the bank's Twinsburg-based headquarters since joining the company in February 2004. His responsibilities have focused on branch operations including customer service and retail training. As part of his promotion to Branch Manager, Valerian will be responsible for the overall growth of the Solon office (6025 Kruse Drive) including the origination of loans and deposits.
"Jay's experience and background is ideal for his new role as a business development officer. We are confident that Jay will be a positive factor in the growth of our Solon office," said Richard C. Ebner, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Liberty Bank.
Liberty Bank serves local consumers and privately held businesses with sales of up to $25 million. The company specializes in providing innovative financing and cash management services together with competitive rates and personalized customer service.
Prior to joining Liberty Bank, Valerian was a mortgage loan officer for Smythe-Cramer's HMAC, where he was responsible for solicitation and processing of residential mortgage loan applications. Prior to HMAC, he was a high school English teacher and baseball coach in the Cincinnati Public School system.
Valerian earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and continued his education at Xavier University in Masters in Education studies. He is a resident of Lakewood, Ohio.
ABOUT LIBERTY BANK, N.A.
Founded in 1990, Liberty Bank, N.A. is a full-service community financial institution with assets of $78 million as of June 30, 2005. With branch offices in Beachwood, Solon and Twinsburg, the independently owned bank serves local consumers and privately held businesses with sales of up to $25 million. Liberty Bank specializes in providing innovative financing and cash management services for commercial customers together with competitive rates and a high level of personalized customer service.
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