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The Westchester Bank Achieves ‘Best Bank to Work For in the U.S.’ Honors For Second Consecutive Year!

Published 09/06/2019


The Westchester Bank has been selected and honored as a 2019 Best Bank to Work For in the United States. This annual American Banker Magazine recognition identifies and recognizes U.S. banks for outstanding employee satisfaction, the results of which were released in its September issue. Only 85 banks nationwide made the 2019 list with The Westchester Bank receiving an impressive #16 ‘Best Banks to Work For’ overall ranking!

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The Westchester Bank Honored for 3rd Consecutive Year as a “Best Company to Work for in New York State”

Published 05/01/2019

The Westchester Bank, the leading community bank in Westchester County and one of the fastest growing in the country, was recognized on April 24th as a 2019 Best Companies to Work for in New York State. 

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The Westchester Bank Receives Top 10 Honors as a "2018 Best Companies to Work for in New York State"

Published 06/05/2018

The Westchester Bank has recently been honored as a 2018 Best Companies to Work for in New York State. This is the second consecutive year the Bank has been so recognized. It is also their first time as a “Top 10” Best Company in the small-sized employer category (ranking #9).

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The Westchester Bank Receives 26th Consecutive Bauer Financial 5-Star Rating, and Top 200 Bank Ranking

Published 05/03/2018

The Westchester Bank, headquartered in White Plains and one of the fastest growing community banks in the nation, is pleased to announce it has received two recent, noteworthy accolades. The first is a Bauer Financial 5-Star Rating for the 26th consecutive quarter, a record 6 ½ years for the Bank!

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Jay Serniak Appointed as Vice President, Commercial Lender

Published 04/17/2018

The Westchester Bank has announced the appointment of Jay Serniak to the position of Vice President, Commercial Lending

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Steve Komosinski Appointed Vice President, Branch Manager of the Mount Kisco Branch

Published 04/05/2018

White Plains, NY - The Westchester Bank announced the appointment of Steve Komosinski to the position of Vice President and Branch Manager of the Bank’s Mt. Kisco location.

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California Closets Makes Room For Local Bank

Published 01/10/2018

WHITE ​PLAINS, ​N.Y. ​-- ​California ​Closets ​was ​founded ​in ​1978 ​by ​an ​18-year-old ​college ​student who ​turned ​his ​innovative ​way ​of ​maximizing ​dorm-room ​space ​into ​a ​thriving ​business. ​Since then, ​the ​company ​has ​become ​one ​the ​fastest ​growing ​in ​the ​country ​and ​has ​set ​the ​standard for ​closet-organization ​systems.

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TWB Food Drive

Published 11/17/2017

The TWB Food Drive brought in 298 pounds of food that will be distributed to Food Bank of Westchester’s partner soup kitchens and food pantries in time for them to celebrate Thanksgiving! From all of us at TWB, we will you and your families a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving!

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Westchester-Based ​Company ​Has ​Branched Out, ​Growing ​National ​Attention

Published 10/27/2017

MAMARONECK, N.Y. -- In 1979, Howard Freilich, a young entrepreneur, started a horticultural business based out of a small camper in Westchester. Today, Freilich has grown his business to a multimillion-dollar enterprise that’s one of the largest interior horticultural companies in the country

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Helping​ ​The​ ​Hungry:​ ​Food​ ​Bank​ ​For  Westchester​ ​CEO​ ​Fights​ ​County​ ​Problem 

Published 09/20/2017

ELMSFORD, N.Y. -- Leslie Gordon, CEO of The Food Bank for Westchester, knows what it takes to help those in need. Responsible for feeding thousands of Westchester residents each year,  Gordon is working to take a bite out of a growing concern across the county. 

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The Westchester Bank Selected as a 2017 Best Banks to Work for in the U.S.

Published 09/12/2017
WHITE PLAINS, NY (September 12, 2017). The Westchester Bank is pleased to announce its selection as a “2017 Best Banks to Work For” in the United States. The Best Banks to Work For program, which identifies, recognizes and honors U.S. banks for outstanding employee satisfaction, was initiated in 2013 by American Banker and Best Companies Group.
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CEO CFO Magazine Interview

Published 08/14/2017
Interview conducted by: Lynn Fosse, Senior Editor CEOCFO Magazine CEOCFO: Mr. Tolomer, what was the vision in 2008 when The Westchester Bank started and what is your vision today Mr. Tolomer: Our vision in 2008 is the same as it is today. That consistency of vision - and its effective execution – has been key to our success. When we started, there
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The Westchester Bank Named One of Nation’s Top Commercial Lenders

Published 07/20/2017
WHITE PLAINS, NY (July 20, 2017). The Westchester Bank was recently named by Independent Banker Magazine as one of the nation’s top-producing commercial lenders. The Bank was recognized within the category of Community Bank Commercial Lenders with assets in excess of $500 million. The Westchester Bank was ranked #5 overall in the nation based on the
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The Westchester Bank Receives “2017 Best Companies to Work for in New York State” Honors

Published 04/27/2017
WHITE PLAINS, NY (April 27, 2017). The Westchester Bank, one of the nation’s fastest growing community banks, was recently recognized as a 2017 Best Companies to Work for in New York State. Of the 46 companies in the small to medium-sized employer range receiving accolades, the Bank was ranked #17 in the entire state. These celebrated annual awards,
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The Westchester Bank Continues Its Mission To Serve The Community

Published 03/30/2017

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- For Stephanie Weston, a long-time Westchester resident, her decision to join The Westchester Bank came naturally. Weston found the leadership and employees at TWB shared her belief that a bank is more than just a place to do business, but also plays an important role in giving back to the community.

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The Westchester Bank Appoints Stephanie Weston as VP, Retail Market Manager

Published 03/15/2017

March 15, 2017 (White Plains, NY). The Westchester Bank is proud to announce the appointment of Stephanie Weston to the position of Vice President, Retail Market Manager. A long-time Westchester resident, Ms. Weston brings a wealth of banking experience with over thirty years in the Financial Services Industry. In her capacity as Retail Market Manager, she is responsible for leading and directing branch operations while ensuring quality customer service at the highest standards.

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Saw Mill Club Honors Its Past While Looking Towards The Future

Published 03/06/2017
MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Over its 45-year history, Mount Kisco's Saw Mill Club has transformed from a small indoor tennis club to a state-of-the-art health facility. One of the first multi-sport health clubs in the area in the early 1980's, the club continues to promote healthy living for northern Westchester residents. "This is a family business that started
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The Westchester Bank Expands Countywide Presence With Latest Branch Opening in Rye Brook

Published 01/18/2017

WHITE PLAINS, NY (January 12, 2017). The Westchester Bank, coming off another year of record growth and expansion, is proud to announce the opening of its newest branch located at 800 Westchester Avenue, 4th Floor, in Rye Brook, NY. This opening further solidifies The Westchester Bank’s position as the leading community bank in Westchester County and one of the fastest growing in the nation.

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Open For Business: The Westchester Bank Announces Rye Brook Branch

Published 01/12/2017
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The Westchester Bank,coming off another year of growth and expansion, recently announced the opening of its newest branch located at 800 Westchester Avenue in Rye Brook. The Westchester Bank is one of the leading community banks in Westchester and one of the fastest growing in the nation. “We’re thrilled to be opening our
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Greyston Bakery CEO Turns Unemployed Yonkers Residents Into Breadwinners

Published 01/09/2017

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Mike Brady, CEO of Yonkers-based Greyston Bakery, has developed a cutting-edge business model, which provides employment opportunities to less fortunate residents, regardless of their background or work history.

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A Bank That Understands Your Business
From Left to Right: John Tolomer, Jules Liebman

“We need a bank that understands the construction business. The Westchester Bank knows our needs and provides us with highly efficient and quality service.”

John Tolomer, President & CEO, The Westchester Bank
Jules Liebman, Chairman, G.A. Fleet Associates, Inc.


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The Westchester Bank Achieves ‘Best Bank to Work For in the U.S.’ Honors For Second Consecutive Year!

Published 09/06/2019


The Westchester Bank has been selected and honored as a 2019 Best Bank to Work For in the United States. This annual American Banker Magazine recognition identifies and recognizes U.S. banks for outstanding employee satisfaction, the results of which were released in its September issue. Only 85 banks nationwide made the 2019 list with The Westchester Bank receiving an impressive #16 ‘Best Banks to Work For’ overall ranking!

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