The Victory Bank in the News 2011

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Tuesday, January 18, 2011

 

Raffeo Named to Business Development Position at The Victory Bank 

Vincent B. Raffeo recently joined The Victory Bank to serve in Business Development. In his new position, Raffeo will develop new relationships with clients looking to enhance their financial goals. Raffeo most recently served in Business Development at National Penn Bank for the past twelve years. He is a property developer and manager and was recently honored with The Golden Brush award by the Collegeville Main Street Program Design Committee for an exceptional job in maintaining, renovating and updating his Collegeville Main Street Property.

Raffeo attended Ursinus College and has taken Dale Carnegie courses. He is a member of the Collegeville Rotary Club where he served as past president. In addition, Raffeo is a volunteer for the Montgomery County Youth Panel, board member for Montgomery County Visiting Nurses Association and volunteer for SCORE financial counseling services. He is an honorary member of the Collegeville Fire Company for over fifty years. Raffeo and his wife reside in North Coventry.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania.The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com.

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Wednesday, April 06, 2011


Havrilla Named Loan Process Manager at The Victory Bank 


The Victory Bank has named Pam Havrilla, Loan Process Manager. In her position, Havrilla will be responsible for loan administration and operations functions. Havrilla formerly served as Loan Documentation Manager at Nova Bank for five years and Commerical Loan Documentation Specialist at Susquehanna Bank, formerly Patriot Bank, for ten years. Prior to entering banking, Havrilla worked as a legal assistant at various law firms.

A resident of Royersford, she is a graduate of Spring-Ford High School and earned an Associate's Degree in Business Administration from Montgomery County Community College. Havrilla earned a paralegal certificate from the American Institute for Paralegal Studies where she was awarded a Certificate of Distinction. Havrilla is an active member at Parker Ford Church of the Brethren.

 

The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania.The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com.

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Thursday, May 12, 2011


D’Antonio Named Vice President Commercial Relationship Manager at The Victory Bank 


Tony D'Antonio recently joined The Victory Bank to serve as Vice President - Commercial Relationship Manager. In his new position, D'Antonio will analyze commercial clients' financial situations and develop strategic solutions to meet their short and long term goals.

D'Antonio formerly served as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer for Nova Bank, Exton and Wyomissing, PA; Vice President, Small Business Banker and Vice President, Senior Regional Team Leader for Susquehanna Patriot Bank, Wyomissing, PA and Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer for National Penn Bank, Boyertown, PA.

A resident of Exeter Township, he is a graduate of Kutztown University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. D'Antonio is involved in the Berks County Chamber of Commerce and Reading Berks Commercial Industry Council.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com.  

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Thursday, June 02, 2011


Gilbert Named Banking Center Representative of The Victory Bank 


Jennifer Gilbert joined The Victory Bank to serve as Banking Center Representative. In her new position, Gilbert will assist clients in achieving their chort and long term financial goals.

Gilbert formerly served as Relationship Banker at M&T Bank, Pottstown and Loan Processor at Diamond Credit Union, Pottstown.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com

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Friday, July 01, 2011

 

The Victory Bank Ranked Among Top 25 SBA Lenders 


The Victory Bank was ranked one of the Top 25 SBA Lenders by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Philadelphia District Office during the time period of October 1, 2010 - April 30, 2011 as reported in the Philadelphia Business Journal. 


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com

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Wednesday, July 20, 2011


The Victory Bancorp officially announced the successful completion of a 2.6 million dollar capital raise through the sale of 7% coupon, convertible preferred securities. The third and final phase of the offering was closed on July 7, 2011.

"As expected, this capital raise was similar to our first, with the vast majority of the investment capital provided locally by our team members, board, existing shareholders and our clients," said Joseph W. Major, Chairman and Chief Executive Office. "They believe in our mission. We are extremely pleased to have received their continued support which will allow the bank to continue to grow and make loans in our community."


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers primarily in Montgomery, Chester and Berks Counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com

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Tuesday, July 26, 2011


Gray Joins The Victory Bank as Staff Accountant 


Christine E. Gray recently joined The Victory Bank to serve as Staff Accountant. Gray formerly served as Staff Accountant and Operations Analyst at Stonebridge Bank and Mortgage Servicing Coordinator at First National Bank both of West Chester, Pennsylvania.

A resident of Chester Springs, she is a graduate of West Chester University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. In addition, Gray served as board member and secretary to her Homeowners Association and a volunteer at the Main Line Animal Rescue League.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals and consumers primarily living in the Montgomery, Chester and Berks counties. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com.

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Wednesday, January 04, 2012


Severin Fayerman, holocaust survivor, co-founder of Baldwin Hardware and author, spoke at the Advisory Board meeting at The Victory bank. Fayerman is also the author of the book; "A Survivor's Story, The Personal Memoirs of Severin Fayerman".

To view an excerpt click here.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals and consumers. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com.


Thursday, November 10, 2011


Kroll Named Senior Vice President of The Victory Bank 


Alexander S. Kroll recently joined The Victory Bank to serve as Senior Vice President. In his new position, Kroll will assess a client's financial position and develop strategic solutions to meet their goals.

Kroll has senior management experience that spans over twenty-five years. He formerly served as Vice President, Sovereign Bank, Philadelphia, PA; Senior Vice President and Regional Executive, Omni National Bank, Plymouth Meeting, PA; Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer, Allegiance Bank of North America, Bala Cynwyd, PA; Vice President and Senior Lender, Commerce Bank, Philadelphia, PA; Senior Vice President, Royal Bank of Pennsylvania, Narberth, PA; Assistant Vice President, Colonial National Bank, Wilmington, DE; Associate Manager, Beneficial Finance Company, West Chester, PA; and Sargeant in the United States Air Force.

A resident of Wayne, Kroll is a graduate of Eastern College, St. Davids, Pennsylvania where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Management and received the Distinguished Honors Award. In addition, he graduated with Distinction from ABA's Stonier Graduate School of Banking.


The Victory Bank is a locally owned and operated commercial bank headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The bank was founded to optimize the financial lives of businesses, professionals, and consumers. For more information, call 610-948-9000 or visit www.victorybank.com

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