FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 28, 2016
SKOWHEGAN, Maine - Skowhegan Savings Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Steve Thomas to the bank. Thomas has been named senior vice president of commercial lending and will oversee the bank's commercial sales and lending team. As a senior commercial lender, he comes with over 22 years of banking and management experience with a primary focus on the commercial market.
"At Skowhegan Savings we pride ourselves on working with businesses to help them succeed," said John Witherspoon, president and CEO of Skowhegan Savings. "Not only does Steve have a wide breadth of knowledge in the commercial banking arena but he also has the integrity and genuine interest in wanting to help his clients be successful."
Thomas is a business owner himself currently operating a commercial property in Hermon and has owner managed multi unit rental properties in Bangor. He most recently comes to Skowhegan Savings from Camden National where he was the senior vice president and director of commercial banking for northern Maine. He holds both a masters and bachelors in business administration from University of Maine at Orono. Involved in the local community, Thomas is currently chair of the Hermon Town Council and serves on several other town committees. He also has served as president and treasurer for the Bangor Humane Society.
Thomas lives in Hermon with his family.
About Skowhegan Savings
Skowhegan Savings Bank has been dedicated to strengthening Maine's families, businesses and communities by providing personalized and competitive banking services to the regions of which they serve for over a 140 years. An independent mutual savings bank based in Skowhegan, with 15 branches throughout the state, their mission is to provide customers with exceptional service in an innovative banking environment that effectively and efficiently puts the financial needs of the customer first. Named one of Maine's Best Places to Work for the past seven years, they take pride in not only being a great place to bank but also a great place to work. For more information on Skowhegan Savings in the community or how they can assist you with your financial needs, please visit SkowheganSavings.com or contact their live Customer Service line at 800.303.9511.
Fawn R. Wentworth