United Bank Cuts the Ribbon to its New Location in North Haven
NORTH HAVEN, CONN., February 11, 2015
– William H.W. Crawford, IV, Chief Executive Officer of United Financial Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBNK) and United Bank of Glastonbury, Conn., joined by community and business leaders as well as members of the United Team, made it official this week as they cut the ribbon to their newest Banking Center at 117 Washington Avenue in North Haven.
The North Haven Banking Center is a two-story, approximately 5,000 square foot, stand-alone building that provides customers convenient access to full service banking, including retail banking specialists, mortgage and commercial lending, financial advisory services and private banking. The location also provides double-drive up lanes, along with a drive up ATM.
North Haven is United’s second retail banking location to open in Greater New Haven over the past 12 months. The Bank opened a branch in Hamden at 2290 Whitney Avenue in February 2014. Also, in July 2011, United Bank opened a Loan Production Office at 2319 Whitney Avenue in Hamden with a team of lenders responsible for covering the Greater New Haven market.
“Our newest location in North Haven is another exciting opportunity for us to enhance our retail banking and lending presence in Greater New Haven,” said Crawford. “We’re doing it with reputable bankers and lenders from the industry who are also very visible and admired in the communities we serve. Our North Haven Team is not only focused on winning new business and retaining the customers we already serve in Greater New Haven but they are also dedicated to providing the exceptional service and financial balance our customers deserve from United Bank.”
Joining Crawford for the official ribbon cutting in North Haven were Michael Freda, North Haven’s 1st
Selectman; Marino Santarelli, United’s Chief Operating Officer; Kathy Larkin, Vice President & Area Relationship Manager based at the North Haven Banking Center; Stephen Villecco, Senior Vice President & Regional Commercial Banking Executive for United; Anthony Rescigno, President of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce; Dee Prior Nesti, Executive Director of the Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce; among others from the United Bank Team and the community.
To contact the United team at the North Haven Banking Center, please call 203.974.6290 or visit the location at 117 Washington Avenue during the following times:
Monday - Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - Noon
Window (which includes drive-up ATM):
Monday - Wednesday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - Noon
PHOTO CAPTION (Left to Right):
Dee Prior Nesti, Executive Director of the Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce; Anthony Rescigno, President of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce; Michael Freda, North Haven’s 1st
Selectman; Matthew Proto, Vice President & Senior Commercial Banker; Stephen Villecco, Senior Vice President & Regional Commercial Banking Executive for United; Bill Crawford, CEO of United; and Kathy Larkin, Vice President & Area Relationship Manager based at the North Haven Banking Center.
About United Bank:
On April 30, 2014, United Bank (established in 1882) and Rockville Bank (established 1858) completed a transformational merger of equals by bringing together two financially strong, independent-minded institutions to create the premier community bank in New England with more than 50 branches in two states and over $5.4 billion in assets. The new United Bank is a state chartered bank headquartered in Glastonbury Conn. with banking branches and regional offices throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts. For more information about United Bank, please visit www.bankatunited.com