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Gabardi joins First Commercial Bank

First Commercial Bank has announced that veteran regional banking executive Curt Gabardi has been elected to the bank’s Board of Directors and has been named Executive Advisor, President and CEO in Wait, effective May 1, 2020.  Under this planned, transitional management succession arrangement, Gabardi will assume the role of President & CEO and Alan Walters, President & Chief Executive Officer ...

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Banks operating in Mississippi have helped customers receive billions in SBA support

By BECKY GILLETTE The first round of Payroll Protection Program (PPP) provided by the Small Business Administration resulted in 20,784 loans for $2.5 billion to Mississippi businesses and non-profits. SBA Mississippi District Director Janita R. Stewart said that represented an astronomical number of loans. A total equal to 14 years of SBA loans were made in less than 14 days, ...

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Hancock Whitney donates $2.5 million to help the most vulnerable in South Mississippi

By BECKY GILLETTE Many of Hancock’s branches were destroyed in Hurricane Katrina, but the bank set up card tables and tents in parking lots to give people access to money in their accounts. They even made millions in loans on Post-It notes. Since then Hancock acquired Whitney Bank. And now Hancock Whitney has stepped up to the plate to help ...

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Brewer promoted to loan officer at PriorityOne Bank

PriorityOne Bank has announced the promotion of Brandi Brewer. Brewer will be serving as a Loan Officer for PriorityOne’s Richland branch. Brandi has 16 years of experience in banking and has been with PriorityOne Bank since August of 2016. She has served in many areas of the bank, most recently, Loan Assistant. Brewer has also served her community in multiple ...

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Tadlock promoted at PriorityOne Bank

PriorityOne Bank has announced the promotion of Beverly A. Tadlock. Tadlock will be serving as Assistant Vice President, Loan Officer and Branch Manager for PriorityOne’s Morton branch. Beverly who graduated from Mississippi School of Banking; holds an Associate Degree in Legal Assisting/Paralegal from Phillips Junior College. She has 15 years of experience in banking and has been with PriorityOne Bank ...

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Harrell now Assistant Vice President for PriorityOne Bank

PriorityOne Bank has announced the promotion of Lynn Harrell. Harrell will be serving as Assistant Vice President, Loan Officer and Branch Manager for PriorityOne’s Pelahatchie branch.  Lynn attended Hinds Community College. She has been with PriorityOne Bank since August of 1999. She has served in many areas of the bank, most recently, Branch Officer and Lender. Harrell has also served ...

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Ahlberg named branch manager for PriorityOne Bank

PriorityOne Bank has announced the promotion of Meaghan Ahlberg. Ahlberg will be serving as Branch Manager for PriorityOne’s Brandon branch. Meaghan is a graduate of Louisiana Bankers School for Supervisory Training. She has 11 years of experience in banking and has served in many areas of the banking including, Teller, Customer Service Representative and Personal Banker. Meaghan and her husband, ...

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PriorityOne Bank promotes Natasha Braxton

PriorityOne Bank has announced the promotion of Natasha Braxton. Braxton will be serving as Assistant Vice President and Loan Officer for PriorityOne’s Collins branch. Natasha holds an associate degree from Hinds Community College and is a graduate of The Mississippi School of Banking sponsored by the Mississippi Bankers Association and The University of Mississippi. She has 12 years of experience ...

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PriorityOne Bank promotes Joni Garner Johnson

PriorityOne Bank recently announced the promotion of Joni Garner Johnson. Johnson will be serving as Customer Service Representative Administrator for PriorityOne. Johnson who graduated from Magee High School; holds a Cosmetology Degree from Mississippi College of Beauty Culture. She also is a 2019 graduate of The Mississippi School of Banking sponsored by the Mississippi Bankers Association and The University of ...

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Cambria Solutions taps Jeter to lead strategic growth

Blake Jeter has been promoted to Executive Director of Strategic Growth for Cambria Solutions, an IT consulting and management firm that works closely with the Mississippi state government. Jeter will focus on building Cambria’s business along strategic growth areas, managing the progression of the firm’s investments in repeatable solutions, and driving capabilities and expansion in emerging trends and new geographies. ...

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