Joseph B. Bower, Jr., President and CEO of CNB Bank, recently announced the promotion of Joseph E. Dell, Jr. to Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Banking Officer.
Mr. Dell as a member of the Senior Executive Management team, helps to develop and execute the strategic Commercial lending activity and revenue growth strategies for the Bank and is the key driver in expanding all Commercial Business line activity throughout the Enterprise.
Mr. Dell, leads and oversees the Commercial Lending Division and plays a significant role in the large and complex commercial loan relationships for CNB Bank and for its three divisions, ERIEBANK, FCBank, and Bank on Buffalo. He also manages the Bank’s Commercial Loan Service Group, the Treasury Management Services Group, and is responsible for developing new business relationships and product offerings while expanding the Bank’s commercial lending presence in all markets.
He has worked in the financial services industry for over 35 years primarily in the areas of credit administration, revenue generation, and Corporate and Commercial banking.
“Joe has consistently demonstrated the core values of CNB since he joined us four years ago,” stated Mr. Bower. “He has created many new processes and has brought several new revenue generating ideas to the table enhancing the Bank’s commercial banking effectiveness, this work has strengthened our Corporation for continued growth and provided better service to our clients.”
A native of Carmichaels, PA, Joe graduated from Carmichaels High School before earning his B.S. degree in Business Administration from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. He continued his education at Waynesburg College and earned his Masters of Business Administration. Joe also graduated from Stonier Graduate School of Banking, as well as several other American Bankers Association, Risk Management Association, and Pennsylvania Bankers Association commercial banking programs.
Joe and his wife, Molly, reside in State College and have seven children, Joe, Kathy, Lizzie, Jim, Jack, Foster, and Molly. Joe has been involved throughout his career with many local charities, including the United Way, YMCA and Center for Family Life. He has also coached youth sports for many years.
Based on strong, traditional values, CNB is dedicated to being the premier, financial services provider in the area, focused on the changing needs of people and businesses by providing the highest quality service.