Hudson Valley Bank Opens Branch in Eastchester

Jul 07, 2009, 14:32 ET from Hudson Valley Bank

YONKERS, N.Y., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- James J. Landy, President & CEO of Hudson Valley Bank, has announced that the Bank has opened a branch in Eastchester.

Located at 111 Brook Street between White Plains Road and the Bronx River Parkway, the branch will focus on serving the deposit, lending and investment needs of businesses and individuals in the Eastchester and Scarsdale area.

"The opening of the Eastchester Branch, despite the current economic climate, is a testament to our strength and to Hudson Valley's continued commitment to local community banking," Mr. Landy said. "We remain financially strong and with our focus on quality products and very personal service, we believe we have a lot to offer our friends and neighbors in and around Eastchester."

The branch is managed by Gloria A. Forte, who has more than 30 years of experience in banking and is familiar with the local market. A resident of Hartsdale, she grew up in Eastchester and is active in the area, including serving as Treasurer of the Scarsdale Historical Society. She was Manager of the Bank of New York/JPMorgan Chase branch in the Village of Scarsdale for 10 years. The branch is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and by appointment. An ATM is available 24-hours.

Hudson Valley specializes in banking services for businesses and professional service firms, including attorneys and real estate developers, as well as not-for-profit organizations. The Bank currently has $2.5 billion in assets and 31 branches in Westchester, Rockland, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn, NY, and Fairfield County, CT.

For additional information about Hudson Valley's Eastchester Branch, please call Gloria Forte at (914) 368-2100.

SOURCE Hudson Valley Bank