Republic Bank Hires New Store Manager

Nov 20, 2013, 10:40 ET from Republic First Bancorp, Inc.

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic First Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRBK), the holding company for Republic Bank, today announced the hiring of Gina Iacoviello as Vice President and Store Manager for the new Republic Bank Store in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.  Iacoviello's day-to-day responsibilities will include developing new business relationships and promoting the Republic Bank brand in the Cherry Hill market.  Republic Bank is scheduled to open in Cherry Hill  in February of 2014.   

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Prior to joining Republic Bank, Iacoviello was with TD Bank (formerly Commerce Bank) for sixteen years, six of which she spent as the bank's Store Manager in Cherry Hill.  She was recognized for her Business Development achievements and named "Retailer of the Year" by TD Bank in 2009.  Iacoviello's extensive banking experience as well as her involvement in the local Cherry Hill community makes her the perfect fit for Republic Bank's Customer-centric, community driven services as it enters the market.  

Iacoviello stated, "I'm excited to join Republic Bank and be a part of the expansion in the South Jersey region.  I look forward to promoting the Republic Bank brand and making us the best bank in town."

Republic Bank's Cherry Hill store will be located at 399 Route 70 East and will be the first of several new prototype stores scheduled to open in the next calendar year.  The new location will be open 7 days a week, 361 days a year, with extended lobby and drive thru hours, providing customers with the longest hours of any bank in the area.  Republic Bank also offers free checking, free coin counting, ATM/Debit cards issued on the spot and Republic Bank Customers have access to more than 55,000 surcharge free ATMs worldwide via the Allpoint network.

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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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