Member News — Columbia Bank Officially Opens Community Branch in Westfield
July 2nd, 2018
Columbia Bank celebrated the official grand opening of their 49th New Jersey branch, located at 251 North Avenue West in Westfield.
Shown officially cutting the ribbon are (from left): Libby Bajgerova, Columbia Bank’s Regional Vice President; E. Thomas Allen, Jr., Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; Antonella Minardo, Westfield Branch Manager; Mark Proudman, First Senior Vice President, Retail Banking; Westfield Mayor Shelley Brindle; Thomas J. Kemly, President and Chief Executive Officer; Westfield Councilwoman Dawn Mackey; Tony Rose, First Senior Vice President Marketing/Advertising; Noel Holland, Chairman of the Board, and Paul Vicente, Senior Vice President, Retail Sales Manager.
Conveniently located next to the commuter train station and municipal parking lot, Columbia’s new, full-service Westfield office has been designed around an enhanced customer experience featuring the latest in banking technology, including a video message screen, digital rate display and an “Intelligent ATM,” plus a modern interior design, low profile service units, private conference areas and a coin counter. Mr. Kemly also noted that “visitors to our new branch will always receive quality services, second to none…and as an added convenience, we will even rebate a dollar for parking!”