GREENVILLE, S.C., June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today in a ground breaking ceremony, CertusBank, N.A. announced their plans to enter the Charleston, SC. financial services market as one of the anchor tenants for the 174 Meeting Street project.
The Holder Properties development, a 52,000 square foot Class "A" four story office building is located on Meeting Street between Market and Cumberland. The property will feature prime street frontage that will house a CertusBank branch and business offices.
On hand for the ceremony was CertusBank President, Angela Webb, who shared, "We are very excited to be entering the Charleston market in such a premier location." Continuing, she said, "This move aligns perfectly with our strategic plan to increase our presence in the low country and establish brand roots more prominently within this market." Joining Ms. Webb was Co-CEO Walter Davis, Co-CEO Charlie Williams, several key executives from the bank as well as city officials and representatives from Holder Properties.
CertusBank is a regional entity resident across four states: SC, NC, GA, and FL. Headquartered in Greenville, SC, CertusBank features 30 branches, 31 ATMs, and 3 corporate offices within its footprint. Mr. Davis, Co-CEO for the bank (a native of SC), commented, "We are looking forward to servicing this market fully through our Consumer and Private Bank, Wealth, Commercial, Small Business, Business Banking and Treasury Management."
Construction will begin in July and is scheduled for completion in early spring of 2013.
To learn more about CertusBank, visit us at www.certusbank.com and see how certain you can be about your banking partner.
About CertusBank, N.A.
CertusBank, N.A., is a subsidiary of CertusHoldings, Inc. (formerly Blue Ridge Holdings, Inc.) and has $1.8 billion in assets, 30 branch locations, 3 operations centers and offices in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Northern Florida. In 2011, the bank acquired the franchises of the former Community South, First Georgia and Atlantic Southern Bank. Visit us online at www.certusbank.com
About CertusHoldings, Inc.
Additionally, CertusHoldings, Inc. purchased SAGE Southeastern Securities, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia based registered broker-dealer.
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