CLAREMONT – Claremont Savings Bank, a mutual savings bank headquartered in Claremont and serving personal and business banking clients across the region, opened a new branch in western Lebanon on Monday 6 December.
Located at 106 North Main St., the big opening celebrations will take place in the spring of 2022.
The location was originally a bank over 50 years ago and more recently the headquarters of the Great Eastern Radio Group, which has moved to the upper level of the building. The lobby, offices and ticket office area were designed by Element Group in Portsmouth and refurbished by Down to Earth Construction from Massachusetts using local contractors.
This new branch will house Ryan Tremblay, Vice President, Market Manager and his staff Broghan Eaton and Megan Herschel, seasoned relationship bankers who will be leaving the main office of Claremont Savings Bank for the opening. Additionally, Assistant Vice President and Mortgage Lender Allison Childs and Assistant Vice President and Commercial Lender Adam Pippin will complete the staff.
âCommunity banking has been the cornerstone of our bank for over 110 years,â said Reggie Greene, President and CEO of Claremont Savings Bank. âWe are delighted to open a branch in West Lebanon. We have excellent staff in the office in addition to many of us who have been doing business in the Upper Valley for years. We look forward to supporting our existing retail, mortgage and commercial clients in the region and welcoming our new clients. “
âWest Lebanon and the surrounding Upper Valley region have long been an important market for Claremont Savings Bank,â said Carol Vivian, senior vice president of retail banking. âThe bank opened a loan production office in the spring of 2018 and discovered the need to expand its services and become a full-service branch. “
âThis new location on North Main Street will feature modern counters equipped with secure cash machines, a comfortable and technological lobby and coffee station, a touch screen computer in the branch, a 24/7 ATM. / 7 and a driving window. for convenient service from your car.
âWe are delighted to expand our presence in the Haute VallÃ©e,â said Ryan Tremblay, Senior Vice President, Market. âWe have a team of enthusiastic employees in addition to a full-time mortgage lender and commercial lender in our new office. I look forward to continuing to build relationships and deliver valuable results to residents and employers of the Haute VallÃ©e. “