Republic Bank Hires New Store Manager

Sep 27, 2011, 14:26 ET from Republic Bank

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Bank (NASDAQ: FRBK) today announced the hiring of Douglas Rowe as the new Store Manager for its location in Voorhees, New Jersey.  Doug's experience in financial services and bank management, as well as his commitment to customer service excellence, make him a perfect fit for the Store Manager position and for Republic Bank. While at Beneficial Bank and Commerce Bank, Doug consistently exceeded business development goals, in addition to creating a work environment that encouraged empowerment and teamwork.


As a Store Manager with Republic Bank, Doug will develop new business, expand existing customer relationships, and promote brand awareness in the community by supporting local events. Doug will lead his team as they work to exceed the expectations of each and every Republic Bank customer.

Doug stated, "I'm excited to be part of a local organization that is dedicated to providing Fanatic Customer Service."

About Republic Bank

Republic Bank, a subsidiary of Republic First Bancorp, Inc., is a full-service, state-chartered commercial bank, whose deposits are insured up to the applicable limits by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The Bank provides diversified financial products through its thirteen offices located in Abington, Ardmore, Bala Cynwyd, Plymouth Meeting, Media and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Voorhees and Haddonfield, New Jersey. For more information about Republic Bank, visit

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