August 4, 2015. (White Plains, NY). The Westchester Bank announced the appointment of Ryan Muller to the position of Assistant Vice President, Commercial Lending at the Bank’s headquarters in White Plains, New York. In that capacity, Mr. Muller is responsible for organizing new commercial loan activity while managing an existing loan portfolio in excess of
$30 Million from a variety of different business sectors. Mr. Muller brings over five years experience specific to the commercial banking industry and is a resident of Dobbs Ferry, NY.
Prior to joining The Westchester Bank, Ryan spent four and a half years in the Commercial Banking Division at Hudson Valley Bank. He began his banking career in 2010 as a Business & Professional Management Trainee. From there, Ryan advanced to Commercial Loan Portfolio Manager and was promoted again to Relationship Manager. “The Westchester Bank is a relationship-driven organization. Strengthening relationships with each customer is paramount in the Bank’s thinking, and that fits extremely well with how I work and like to conduct business.” Mr. Muller stated. “The commercial lending process starts with understanding each customer’s needs and then identifying the best banking products to fulfill those needs. Equally important is establishing a trust that only comes through relationship building and delivering on your word. The Bank sees each customer contact as an opportunity for us to foster stronger relationships,” he concluded.
John M. Tolomer, President & Chief Executive Officer of The Westchester Bank stated, “Ryan brings great energy and enthusiasm along with the commercial lending credentials we were looking for. But I also recognized an innate ability to connect with people and it’s that type of connection that drives business at the community banking level. We’re excited to have Ryan with us and look forward to sustained growth within his loan portfolio to coincide with the Bank’s continued expansion and growth plans,” Mr. Tolomer concluded.
About The Westchester Bank
The Westchester Bank is a New York State Chartered and full service FDIC insured commercial bank offering state-of-the-art technology with a comprehensive line of banking products to businesses and consumers including: business and personal checking, business lending, commercial mortgages, savings accounts, CD’s, money market accounts, Interest on Lawyer Accounts (IOLA), attorney escrow accounts and tenant security accounts. The Westchester Bank is headquartered in White Plains at 12 Water Street and has four branch locations: Yonkers at 2001 Central Park Avenue, White Plains at 464 Mamaroneck Avenue, Thornwood at 994 Broadway, and Mount Kisco at 51 South Moger Avenue. For more information about The Westchester Bank products and personal services, please visit TheWestchesterBank.com or call Kristin Ball at (914) 368-9919.