Posts Tagged ‘Jerry Host’

MEC elects officers

Tommy Dulaney, president and CEO of Structural Steel Services Inc., has been elected as the 2011-2012 Mississippi Economic Council chair. Jerry Host, president and CEO of Trustmark, was elected to serve as the 2012-13 MEC chair. Haley Fisackerly, president and CEO of Entergy Mississippi, was chosen as the 2013-14 MEC chair. Carl Chaney, president and […] [...]

Trustmark sees acquisition of Heritage as key to filling in Highway 16 gaps

With capital accumulating, Trustmark National Bank has been hunting for acquisitions to expand its footprint, but the regional bank didn’t go far from its Jackson headquarters for the prey it bagged April 15. At 6 p.m. that day, regulators shut down Carthage-based Heritage Banking Group’s nine locations and turned them over to Trustmark, a publicly […] [...]

Trustmark says it put big dent in Florida loan woes, has Texas acquisitions on radar

by Published: January 30,2011

Tags: Jerry Host, Trustmark

JACKSON — Delivering his first quarterly earnings presentation as Trustmark CEO last Wednesday, Jerry Host said the regional banking company is on the verge of putting its single biggest headache behind it — the Florida loan portfolio — and is ready to pursue acquisitions, possibly in Texas. On the eve of the four quarter earnings […] [...]

Trustmark loss of CADENCE stings but it’s not permanent

Getting jilted by Cadence Bank will cost Jackson’s Trustmark National Bank 7 cents in earnings per share for 2011, banking analyst Kevin Fitzsimmons of Sandler O’Neil & Partners estimates. The 7 cents reduction puts the earnings per share for next year back to pre-acquisition estimate of $1.52, said Fitzsimmons, managing partner of the New York-based […] [...]

Same office, new title

by Published: September 19,2010

Tags: Jerry Host, Trustmark

Host named president and chief executive officer of Trustmark Jerry Host sat in his roomy, comfortable office, sipping a cup of coffee while he reflected on his career at Trustmark National Bank, which began as the assistant manager of the bank’s investment department. “I started out right here in this very office,” said Host with […] [...]

MEC elects new board officers

Jack Reed Jr., mayor of Tupelo, has been elected as the 2010-2011 chair of the Mississippi Economic Council – The State Chamber of Commerce. Reed, a Tupelo native, was elected mayor in 2009. He is also president of R.W. Reed Company, the parent company of Reed’s Department Store. His father, Jack Reed Sr., served as […] [...]

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