Farmers & Merchants State Bank Announces its 22nd Branch Office in Sylvania, Ohio

May 19, 2014, 17:00 ET from Farmers & Merchants State Bank

ARCHBOLD, Ohio, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul S. Siebenmorgen, President and CEO of Farmers & Merchants State Bank in Archbold, Ohio, is pleased to announce the selection of the bank's 22nd full-service office site, in Sylvania, Ohio.

F&M continues its 117-year tradition of operating as a full service community bank with a complete line of consumer and commercial banking products. "The Sylvania location will allow F&M to better serve customers in a community similar to the other 17 communities we serve," said Siebenmorgen.

F&M is committed to providing its customers with a better banking experience by offering the latest technology products, sometimes not found in community banks. Technology products such as: Popmoney, Account2Account, Mobile Banking and Mobile Capture make banking easier than ever before.

The F&M office will serve the businesses and citizens of the Sylvania market. The full-service office will include a drive-up ATM and three drive-up lanes. The office will be staffed with local bankers to serve the customers, where decisions can be made locally.  Siebenmorgen stated, "The bank focuses on locally owned and operated businesses and individuals because that is where our own roots are founded."

The Sylvania office will complement the existing F&M office network. The building is located at the entrance to the Sylvania Marketplace at 5830 Monroe Street. Property has been purchased and upgrades will be performed all leading to an early August 2014 opening.

Farmers & Merchants State Bank is a $965 million independent community bank that has been serving Northwest Ohio for 117 years.  Farmers & Merchants State Bank has offices with locations in Fulton, Williams, Henry, Defiance, Lucas and Wood counties in Ohio, and offices in DeKalb and Steuben counties in Indiana.  Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. is the one bank holding company of the Farmers & Merchants State Bank and is publicly traded under the symbol FMAO.

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