StonehamBank Expands its Commercial Loan Department!

April 28, 2009

Robert D. Brown appointed Vice President, Commercial Loan Department at StonehamBank

Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, announced the recent appointment of Robert D. Brown to the position of Vice President of StonehamBank’s Commercial Lending Division.

Brown, a seasoned commercial lender, joins StonehamBank with over 34 years of experience in the banking industry. Brown worked for various financial institutions throughout his career, the most recent banks being Northern Bank and Trust as Assistant Vice President, Central Bank as Assistant Vice President and Woburn National Bank as Assistant Vice President.

As Vice President of Commercial Lending, Brown will focus extensively along the 128/93 belt expanding StonehamBank’s’ Commercial Client base and offering flexible lending programs to area businesses.

Brown currently resides in Woburn, MA with his wife Jane. He is also a member of Woburn Kiwanis Club and Treasurer of the Woburn Friends of Hospice.

Edward F. Doherty, Jr. appointed Vice President, Business Development/Commercial Loan Department at StonehamBank

Janice T. Houghton, President and C.E.O. of StonehamBank, announced the recent appointment of Edward F. Doherty, Jr., to the position of Vice President, Business Development/Commercial Loan Department of StonehamBank.

Doherty, a seasoned commercial lender, joins StonehamBank with approximately 6 years of experience in the banking industry. Doherty worked for various financial institutions throughout his career, the most recent banks being Citizen’s Bank as Relationship Manager, Vice President and Northern Bank & Trust Company as Commercial Loan Officer, Assistant Vice President and Commercial Credit Analyst.

Doherty earned a bachelor’s degree in Marketing/Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College.

As Vice President of Business Development/Commercial Lending, Doherty will enhance the Bank’s business development area. In addition, Doherty will focus on expanding StonehamBanks’ Commercial Client base by offering flexible lending programs to area businesses.

Doherty currently resides in Hanover, MA with his wife Kerri and his three children Keira, Declan, and Gannon. He is also a Board member of Boys & Girls Club, Woburn, MA and the Stoneham Chamber of Commerce.

StonehamBank’s Commercial Lending Division covers Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. We offer competitive pricing and loan products to secure the Commercial Business Portfolio in today’s market. StonehamBank’s Commercial Lending Division is conveniently located at 80 Montvale Avenue in Stoneham. If you are interested in learning more about our commercial programs, please feel free to contact any member of the Commercial Loan Division:

Robert Brown can be reached at 781-481-5811 or rbrown at stonhamebank dot com
Edward Doherty can be reached at 781-481-5772 or edoherty at stonehambank dot com
Cormac McCarthy can be reached at 781-481-5728 or cmccarthy at stonehambank dot com
William Olsen can be reached at 781-481-5809 or wolsen at stonehambank dot com

About StonehamBank

StonehamBank believes in making a difference in our community. In addition to providing progressive products and convenience services, the pulse of our organization is our Community Involvement Program and Charitable Foundation. Good corporate citizenship is important in helping to sustain and strengthen the vitality of the communities we serve. We are proud to share this corporate value within our organization and it shows, over the last few years our employees have volunteered over 3200 hours of community service to those in need.

Established in 1887, StonehamBank is a state-chartered, mutually held community bank with a long and established tradition as a leading provider of residential mortgage programs, innovative construction/commercial programs and retail banking products and services. Over the years StonehamBank has consistently remained one of the top providers of home financing in the commonwealth.

StonehamBank products are fully insured and covered by The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Share Insurance Fund (SIF). For more information, visit www.stonehambank.com


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