Valley National Bank Appoints David Puckett as
Vice President – Commercial Lending
CLEARWATER, FL –Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned
subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), announced that
they appointed David Puckett as Vice President of Commercial Lending.
Mr. Puckett has over 28 years of commercial lending experience in Pinellas and
Hillsborough counties. As Vice President of Commercial Lending in the Pinellas
County market, Mr. Puckett offers a variety of products and services to local
business owners and professionals such as commercial mortgages, operating lines of credit, business vehicle loans, equipment loans, international trade financing, healthcare financing and more.
“We are pleased to have David join the Valley National Bank team. David is a highly experienced and knowledgeable banking professional who understands the importance of developing trusted client relationships. His expertise and leadership in commercial banking will both serve the customer and help us to grow the bank,” said Rudy Schupp, President of Valley National Bank, Florida Division.
Mr. Puckett is a graduate of the Southeastern Commercial Banking School at Vanderbilt University. He also earned his MBA from Tennessee Tech University.
He is an active City of Largo Planning Board of Directors Co-chairman, an Adjunct Professor at the St. Petersburg College of Business, a Junior Achievement event volunteer and classroom teacher as well as a former Chairman of the Central Pinellas Chamber of Commerce. He can be reached by phone at (813)505-5294 or by email at email@example.com
Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with over $19 billion in assets. Its principal subsidiary, Valley National Bank, currently operates 224 branch locations serving 24 counties throughout Florida, northern and central New Jersey and the New York City boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island. Valley National Bank is one of the largest commercial banks headquartered in New Jersey and is committed to providing the most convenient service, the latest in product innovations and an experienced and knowledgeable staff with a high priority on friendly customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information about Valley National Bank and its products and services, please visit www.valleynationalbank.com or call our 24/7 Customer Service Center at 800-522-4100.