FREMONT, Calif., March 3, 2014
, a leading full-service community bank in California, announced today that Troy Williams has been appointed as director, senior credit administrator. In his new role, Williams will manage the bank’s credit administration as well as commercial lending. He brings a focus on organizational efficiencies to improve the overall client experience. Williams will work closely with the commercial underwriting team and report to Andy Mastorakis, president.
Prior to Fremont Bank, Williams served in various senior lending and credit management roles at the Bank of Alameda for the past 14 years. He was instrumental in the bank’s expansion into the Emeryville and Oakland markets, building lending teams and growing core deposit relationships.
According to Andy Mastorakis, president, “Troy is an outstanding talent and will play a vital role in helping us increase our lending with the high level of service our clients are accustomed to.”
Last year, Fremont Bank celebrated its third consecutive year of commercial lending growth on record, originating $410 million in loans with goals to support a 24% increase in originations in 2014.
About Fremont Bank
Fremont Bank (www.fremontbank.com
) is a leading retail and commercial bank, California mortgage lender, award-winning top philanthropic business and consistently ranks in Bay Area News Group’s “Top Bay Area Workplaces.” Founded in 1964, Fremont Bank is one of the oldest independent family-owned and managed banks in the state and focuses on personalized service for clients. It has 18 branches across the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Francisco, and Monterey with loan production offices in Sacramento and Los Angeles counties. Find Fremont Bank on Facebook at www.fb.com/FremontBank
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