If this page doesn't display properly in your email, click here. February 12, 2014
New Jersey Bankers Association
Legislative Update
Applications Bulletin
Regulatory Bulletin
Buy-Sell Loans/Participations
Web Seminars
BCG NEWS - ACA's Employer Mandate Delayed

On Monday, February 10, 2014, the Obama administration announced a delay in implementing the employer mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The employer mandate requires groups to provide affordable coverage with minimum value to employees.

Read More

110th Annual Conference Takes Members to Marco Island, FL

April 30 – May 4, 2014
Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Marco Island, FL

Registration is now open for the NJBankers 110th Annual Conference.  The Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort, Marco Island, FL, will be the site of this year's annual conference. 

Read More

An Evening with the Commissioner - March 18

Members are encouraged to attend “An Evening with the Commissioner,” featuring New Jersey Department of Banking & Insurance Commissioner Kenneth E. Kobylowski on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, NJ.

Read More

Training Sessions for the Essential Employee Credentialing Program

The Essential Employee Credentialing Program for the Banking and Insurance sector has been established through the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management in cooperation with the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance Sector Working Group.  Under the program, travel ID cards will be issued to registered “essential employees” that will allow them access to roadways so that they can address critical bank business in times of emergencies when complete travel bans or restrictions are in place.

**Please note that the morning session is full. Afternoon session is only available.

Read More

Upcoming Conferences - Mark Your Calendar
View Upcoming Events
Director Online Training
View Upcoming Events
Other Industry Meetings
View Other Meetings

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Highlight the Impact Your Bank Has Made on the Communities You Serve with the NJBankers Community Service Awards

NJBankers wants to give your bank the opportunity to get the recognition it deserves for its community service initiatives.  The Community Service Award program highlights the significant impact New Jersey banks have on their local communities.

Read more

Stand Out! . . . 2014 Sponsorship, Exhibiting & Advertising Opportunities

NJBankers has developed the Stand Out! . . . 2014 Sponsorship, Exhibiting & Advertising Opportunities  for our Associate Members that offers a summary of promotional opportunities at seminars, conferences, and publications throughout the year.  We encourage you to update your calendars for the upcoming events and encourage your participation where appropriate.

Read More

Directors and Managing Officers Conference

Directors and Managing Officers Conference
"Bringing Board Issues into Focus" 
Friday, March 14, 2014
Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel, Iselin, NJ

Boardroom intelligence is more important than ever and NJBankers Directors and Managing Officers Conference will help steer your board for the challenges ahead. We have assembled a program of outstanding speakers to help your directors become a strategic asset for your financial institution.

Read more

Advanced IRA Issues Compliance Seminar

Advanced  IRA Issues Compliance Seminar 
Thursday, February 20, 2014
NJBankers Office, Cranford, NJ, 07016
CPE & CLE Credits Apply

Join NJBankers and Pension Management Company for this annual seminar.  Anyone can stand at a lectern and spout rules and regulations.  The challenges are to make sure people understand what the rules mean and how to apply them in everyday situations.  This Advanced IRA Issues Compliance Seminar is an exceptional, hands-on workshop that will provide critical information on IRAs and tax-favored savings plans in terms you can readily understand.  Read more

Campaign Finance Seminar

Campaign Finance Seminar:
Developing an Ethical and Effective Political Activity
Compliance Program
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Crowne Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ
CPE & CLE Credits Apply

These days, political participation requires vigilance.  All procedures and protocols should be reviewed in advance, and each decision to participate should be evaluated specific to the context in which the request is made – not every circumstance is the same.

  Read more

Annual Security Seminar - presented by Profit Protection

Annual Security Seminar
presented by Profit Protection LLC
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Crowne Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ
CPE & CLE Credits May Apply

Topics for this annual seminar will include:  Protecting Against Workplace Violence and Active Shooters; Proactive Measures to Avoid Confrontation and Stay Safe; A Close Look at Internal Fraud and Embezzlement; Security Diagnostic: An Enterprise-wide Risk Analysis and Assessment; Security Diagnostic: An Enterprise-wide Risk Analysis and Assessment and more.

 Read More

2nd Annual Bank G.R.O.W.T.H. Executive Conference with NJBankers and mOSa eBank Marketing Services

G.R.O.W.T.H. Executive Conference
Friday, April 4, 2014
Pines Manor
2085 Route 27, Edison, NJ 08817

This second annual conference is designed to help banks adapt and obtain a G.R.O.W.T.H. mindset, to Gain Revenues by Organizational Wins Through High Level Leadership, regardless of the environment surrounding the banking industry today.  There are five major points that will be touched upon during this action packed thought provoking full day program that will help your bank grow. 

Read More

NJBankers Capitol Hill Visits March 24 - March 26 Omni Shoreham, Washington D.C.

Once again, NJBankers will be conducting visits to your Congressmen and Senators this Spring.  From March 24th through March 26th, in conjunction with the American Bankers Association's Washington Government Affairs Summit, NJBankers will be coordinating meetings with our Federal representatives. Read More

Get Amplified! Amplify Program Resonates with Consumers

The American Bankers Association’s Amplify program is a new grassroots program, that makes it easy to spread the word about banks and bankers and their vital role in the community. The program is accessible to all bankers, not just ABA members. We want every banker to be able to amplify the important work you do in the communities you serve.

Read More

Manasquan Savings Bank Welcomes 2014 with Four Employee Promotions

Manasquan Savings has announced the promotion of four key team members. The professionals in these four leadership positions are charged with enabling the bank to continue to offer the personal service for which it is known, with responsibilities spanning accounting and lending.


Read More

Fred Bertoldo Named Wells Fargo's Regional President for Northern New Jersey

Fred Bertoldo has been named Wells Fargo’s regional president for Northern New Jersey, assuming responsibility for the market’s 2,100 team members and 153 stores in 10 counties.

Read More

Valley National Bank Promotes Dianne M. Grenz to EVP/ Director of Sales

Valley National Bank has promoted Dianne M. Grenz to executive vice president – director of sales. Grenz joined Valley National Bank in 1995 and brings over 25 years of business experience to her position.  As director of sales she will lead the development, implementation and execution of all business strategies and sales initiatives throughout the Bank. Her goal will be to identify new opportunities for revenue growth, as well as managing the sales efforts throughout New Jersey, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island and Pennsylvania.

Read More

Fulton Bank of New Jersey announces retirement of Timothy Losch, Regional President

Timothy Losch, the regional president of the Central New Jersey market for Fulton Bank of New Jersey has announced his retirement effective January 24, 2014.  Losch will continue to chair Fulton Bank of New Jersey’s Central Advisory Board.

Read More

John Marcella Joins TD Bank as Senior Vice President

TD Bank has named John Marcella as senior vice president, Head of North American Facilities Management, based in Mt. Laurel. He is responsible for managing and overseeing the quality and consistency of facilities management services provided to customers throughout the TD Bank footprint from Maine to Florida.

Read More

Andrea T. Onorato Appointed EVP/Director of Retail Operations

Valley National Bank appointed Andrea T. Onorato to executive vice president/director of retail operations. Onorato joined Valley National Bank in 1977 and brings over 37 years of banking experience to her position.  As director of retail operations her responsibilities encompass all phases of branch operations in order to ensure that the branch network delivers efficient, comprehensive and competitive products as well as friendly, personalized service.

Read More

Rey Elected Second Vice Chairman of America's Mutual Banks

Robert Rey, president/CEO of NVE Bank, has been elected as second vice chair of America’s Mutual Banks, an association of mutual financial institutions.   Rey will serve for a two year term ending in January, 2016.

Read More

Columbia Bank Announces The Appointment of Mayra Rinaldi to BSA/AML Officer

Mayra Rinaldi has been appointed Bank Security Act/ Anti-Money Laundering (BSA/AML) Officer at Columbia Bank.

Read More

Mark Stephan Appointed Chief Internal Auditor of Columbia Bank

Mark Stephan has been appointed chief internal auditor of Columbia Bank. In his new role, Stephan will manage the bank’s internal audit department.  Stephan holds seven audit related professional certifications.

Read More
Boiling Springs is Banking on Healthy Children

Boiling Springs Savings Bank recently donated $10,000 to the Chilton Medical Center Foundation for use in the hospital’s pediatric clinic. The clinic provides comprehensive primary care services and 24-hour telephone coverage to uninsured and underserved patients.

From l to r: Robert E. Stillwell, president/CEO, Boiling Springs Savings Bank; Kenneth Grimbilas, chairman of the board, Boiling Springs Savings Bank; Jorge Amor, MD, Chilton pediatrician; Diane Hough, RN, Chilton Pediatric Clinic Nurse; and Javier Lugo, MD, chairman of the Pediatrics Department at Chilton. 

Read More

Magyar Bank Volunteers Assist Elijah's Promise.

A group of employee volunteers from Magyar Bank recently partnered with Elijah’s Promise and took part in their Second Prep and Dining Room Crew program.


Read More

NVE Bank Supports American Red Cross with Blood Drive

NVE Bank supported the American Red Cross in their efforts to replenish critically low New Jersey blood supplies by hosting a blood drive at the Bank’s Englewood branch.  Over 20% of NVE’s workforce donated blood during the drive, which resulted in the collection of 26 pints of blood.


Read More

The Show Must Go On - With Support From Regal Bank

On January 24, 2014, Regal Bank presented Pleasant Valley Productions with a check for $1,000 in support of the theatre company’s production of Ragtime the Musical.


Pictured left to right are: Monte Ehrenkranz, Vice President of Business Development for Regal Bank; Ilene Greenbaum, Executive Director of Pleasant Valley Productions; Camille Vecchio-DiLorenzo, Artistic Director of Pleasant Valley Productions; and Tina Parsons, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager for Regal Bank. Regal Bank is proud to enrich theatre arts in the community. 

Read More

Roselle Savings Bank participates in United Way's 2013 Season of Caring Program

Roselle Savings Bank participated in United Way’s 2013 Season of Caring Program this past holiday by collecting toys for needy children in Roselle and across Greater Union County.


Read More

Sussex Bank Celebrates 38th Anniversary

Sussex Bank celebrated its 38th Anniversary with employees and customers by having cake, coffee and conversations!  Sussex Bank opened its first office in Franklin Borough, Sussex County, NJ, on February 9th, 1976 and has been prospering ever since. 



Read More

 Bulletin Tools
Search Back Issues
Forward this Issue
Print-Friendly Version
New Jersey Bankers
411 North Avenue East
Cranford, NJ 07016
Phone: (908) 272-8500
Fax: (908) 272-6626
To ensure delivery of the New Jersey Bankers Bulletin, please add "info@njbankers.com" to your email address book or Safe Sender List. If you are still having problems receiving our communications, see our white-listing page for more details: http://www.commpartners.com/website/white-listing.htm

To safely unsubscribe from this group, click here.
Visit NJBankers.com