Ardmore Banking Advisors Appoints New Senior Client Support Consultant

— Ardmore Expands its Offerings and Skill Set by Adding Business Analyst & Banking Technology Specialist Christopher Smart to Service the Company's CREInsight Clientele —

Mar 22, 2011, 10:30 ET from Ardmore Banking Advisors

PHILADELPHIA, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardmore Banking Advisors, a leading risk management firm and developers of the CreditInsight portfolio management and CREInsight stress-testing software for community banks, has appointed Christopher Smart as Senior Client Support Consultant.  Smart has a decade of experience supporting community banking executives, developing banking technology solutions, and providing business intelligence and analysis to financial institutions nationwide.  His latest position was as Business Intelligence Delivery Manager with FIS, a global technology provider to the banking industry.

Ardmore created this position due to its commitment to its clients, in order to continue to apply new resources and skills to the company's overall offering.  Smart's main focus is to provide service for Ardmore's CREInsight and CreditInsight clientele.  CreditInsight is Ardmore's flagship portfolio management, analysis and reporting product.  CREInsight is a software tool that lets community banks conduct stress test analyses of their commercial real estate (CRE) loan portfolios, creating "what-if" scenarios based on economic variables.  Ardmore serves more than 70 community banks across the country.

"Not only is Ardmore Banking Advisors growing at a time when many other financial companies remain stagnant, but we are proud to be enhancing the firm's knowledge base and proficiencies," said Peter Cherpack, Principal and Senior Vice President, Credit Technology Solutions at Ardmore.  "Christopher brings an expertise in banking technology, significant industry insights, and a keen ability to maintain high-level relationships with community banking professionals.  His hire illustrates our ongoing dedication to our clients."

About Ardmore Banking Advisors

Ardmore Banking Advisors, Inc. has provided risk management and credit consulting services to hundreds of financial institutions since 1991. Our team of seasoned professionals includes former Bank Board Chairmen, Bank Presidents and CEOs, Bank Chief Credit Policy Officers and Examiners-in-Charge at the OCC.  We have a unique understanding of our clients' needs.  We provide loan review, risk management and credit consulting and technology services to multinational banks and other regional and community financial institutions from New York to Washington, D.C. and beyond.  Visit or call (610) 649-4643.

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