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Florence Savings Bank names Christopher Whelan recipient of President's Award for 2014
Bank tradition allows peers to nominate outstanding co-worker for recognition
85 Main St., Florence, MA 01062
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Florence Savings Bank names Christopher Whelan as recipient of President’s Award for 2014
FLORENCE, MA - Florence Savings Bank (www.florencesavings.com)
The President’s Award is a tradition established by the Bank in 1995, affording employees the opportunities to nominate their peers for this prestigious award which recognizes outstanding performance, customer service and overall contribution to Florence Savings Bank. Whelan was nominated by seven different departments at the Bank.
Whelan, who is a Collector at Florence Savings Bank, first joined the Bank in April 2011 as a teller at the King Street office in Northampton. Whelan attended Holyoke Community College and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Prior to moving to Florence, he grew up living in Amherst and Belchertown.
Whelan is a participant of Leadership Pioneer Valley Class of 2014. He is Treasurer for Salvation Army Service Unit of Northampton, a volunteer race committee member for Cutchins Programs for Children and Families, and a member/ volunteer of Northampton Area Young Professionals.
John F. Heaps, Jr., President and CEO at Florence Savings Bank, said, “We are proud of the work that Chris does every day. His exemplary efforts on behalf of the Bank and the community make him an outstanding choice for this award.”
About Florence Savings Bank
Florence Savings Bank is a mutually-owned savings bank chartered in 1873. Currently, the Bank serves the Pioneer Valley through 9 full-service branch locations in Florence, Northampton, Easthampton, Williamsburg, Amherst, Hadley, Belchertown and Granby as well as through 26 ATMs. Florence Savings Bank offers a wide range of financial services including investment management through Florence Savings Bank Financial Group (FSBFG) to consumers and businesses. John F. Heaps Jr. is the Bank’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Main headquarters are at 85 Main Street, Florence, MA 01062. For additional information about the Bank or its services please visit www.florencesavings.com or call 413-586-1300.