February 21, READING, MA- Reading Co-operative Bank has recently hired Jack Ferren as Vice President & Business Development Officer for its Burlington and Woburn markets. Jack is responsible primarily to foster the overall growth of the bank in these markets but will focus on Small Business, Commercial Lending, Consumer Lending and Personal Banking. Mr. Ferren brings with him over 30 years of experience that will play a crucial role in furthering the success of Reading Co-operative Bank.
“I am excited to be joining Reading Co-operative Bank as the Business Development Officer in Burlington and Woburn. I will be serving the community that I grew up in, making sure that Reading Co-operative Bank’s success goes hand-in-hand with responsible banking – a notion that is fundamental to this institution,” says Jack.
Jack is a graduate of Rivier College, with a Bachelor and Masters degree in Business Administration. Jack has vast experience in the field of Business Development. Prior to joining RCB, Jack served as a Business Development Officer for six years at Century Bank.
“I am pleased to have Jack as the newest member of the RCB team. Both his past experience, marketing background and great connections within the town of Burlington will be a great asset to both new and existing clients,” says Julieann Thurlow, President and CEO of Reading Co-operative Bank.
Jack currently resides in Burlington with his wife and their two children. He is an active member of the community whose list of accomplishments is long and remarkable. He has been a volunteer for Burlington Recreation for 34 years, was a former Member of the Board of Directors of the Burlington Area Chamber of Commerce, and was named Businessman of the Year for his commitment to the community in 2004.
Reading Co-operative Bank is a dynamic, 21st-century community bank, founded in 1886 on the principle that profit and growth go hand-in-hand with responsible banking and service to the community. They are a 5-star bank that is rated in the top 7% of banks in the country for overall financial condition by Bauer Financial. Customer Service Specialists can be reached at 781.942.5000, readingcoop.com or by visiting one of the locations in Reading, North Reading, Wilmington, Woburn and now in Andover and Burlington.