Bristol County Savings Bank recently named Jay Farland a Vice President of Commercial Lending at their Providence, RI Commercial Loan Center.

Taunton, Massachusetts   July 12, 2007   Business News
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Bristol County Savings Bank has announced the appointment of Jay Farland as a Vice President of Commercial Lending at their Providence, RI Commercial Loan Center located at 20 Westminster Street. Bristol County Savings Bank, a $1.2 billion mutual savings bank founded in 1846 and headquartered in Taunton, MA, has 10 offices in Eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

Bristol County Savings Bank CEO Dennis Kelly welcomed Farland, noting, “Jay’s solid experience in the field of commercial lending will be an asset to our growing presence in the Providence area.”

Previous to joining Bristol County Savings, Farland was most recently a Relationship Manager at Citizens Bank in Providence. His extensive commercial lending experience also includes more than a decade in the Commercial Lending Division at Fleet Bank. Farland received his B.S in Business Administration from Bryant College in Smithfield, RI.

Farland currently resides in Attleboro, MA and is a native of Woonsocket, RI.

Bristol County Savings Bank
Bristol County Savings Bank is a full service financial institution offering commercial lending, personal and business banking, and mortgage services. The key words at Bristol County Savings Bank are: "Commitment, Stability, and Community," values that are combined with state-of-the-art technology to meet the needs of its customers. A dedicated local community bank for over
160 years, Bristol County Savings Bank is actively involved in giving back to all the communities it serves both through financial support and the volunteerism of its people.

Founded in 1846, Bristol County Savings has $1.2 billion in assets, with 244 employees in Southeastern MA and RI. The Bank’s 10 full service banking offices are located in: Taunton, MA (2); Raynham, MA (2); Rehoboth, MA; Attleboro, MA; North Attleborough, MA; Franklin, MA; Dartmouth, MA; and Pawtucket, RI. Three loan production offices are located in Taunton, MA, Fall River, MA and in Providence, RI; and two Educational Branch Offices at Taunton High School and Attleboro High School.

The Main Office and Corporate headquarters of Bristol County Savings Bank are located on Broadway in Taunton, MA. For additional information please call 508-824-6626, or visit www.bristolcountysavings.com.