Merchants Bank Announces Top 5 Branches of the Year

Community Offices Lauded for Business Growth, Customer Service

South Burlington, VT – Kelley Jordick, Community Banking Division Manager at Merchants Bank, announced the company’s annual branch recognition awards -- an accolade given to  branches that excel in a number of areas, including overall deposit and loan growth and customer service. The winners for 2011 were:

  • First Place: Fair Haven
  • Runners-Up: Winooski, Green Mountain Plaza in Rutland, Bristol and Barre

Winners were selected from among Merchants’ 33 community banking offices statewide. They were ranked on a number of performance measures, including deposit operations, security, sales programs, financial education courses, lending and customer service. Bank employees working in the winning five branches received a cash incentive.

“We are incredibly proud of all our branches and the work they do to serve communities throughout the state,” Jordick said. “These five branches had a remarkable year and we are excited to recognize and celebrate their accomplishments.”