News Releases

6/17/16:
Erika Baldasaro Promoted to Vice President Community Banking Division and Sales Manager at Merchants Bank

6/16/16:
Merchants Bank Partners with the Vermont Lake Monsters for their 23rd Season

6/15/16:
Merchants Bank Announces Two New Appointments to the Commercial Banking Team

5/31/16:
Merchants Bank announces Shelley Quinn promoted to Cash Management and Government Banking Manager 

5/24/16:
Vermont Works for Women Receives $5,000 grant from Merchants Bank Foundation 

5/20/16:
Merchants Bank announces Anita Bourgeois promoted to SVP and Senior Director, Deposit Growth and Profitability

5/3/16:
Merchants Bank Supports Spectrum Youth and Family Services with $5,000 Donation

5/2/16:
Merchants Bank Awards $5,000 Grant for Adult Literacy Education CVABE

4/30/16:
Weather Forces Postponement of Merchants Bank 150

4/29/16:
18th Annual Merchants Bank 150 Races into Town for the 57th Annual Thunder Road Season Opener 

4/28/16:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Results

4/11/16:
Merchants Bank Grants $5,000 to Salvation Farms 

3/16/16:
Merchants Bank helps raise over $24,000 for Vermont CARES

3/15/16:
Merchants Bank and Employees Contribute Over $90,000 to United Way 

3/9/16:
Merchants Bank WARMTH Challenge Grant Helped Raise over $100,000 in December

3/04/16:
NUVO, a division of Merchants Bank, Announces Regional Commercial Credit Officer

2/23/16:
Merchants Bank plunges into Lake Champlain for the Special Olympics

1/22/16:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend and Fourth Quarter 2015 Results

12/4/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Completion of Merger with NUVO Bank & Trust Company

12/3/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Results of Election for NUVO Bank & Trust Company Merger Consideration

Merchants Bank WARMTH $40,000 Challenge Grant 

11/24/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc Announces Appointment of Geoffrey Hesslink as President and CEO

11/5/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. and NUVO Bank & Trust Company Announce Receipt of all Regulatory and Shareholder Approvals for Merger

10/23/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend and Third Quarter 2015 Results 

9/23/15:
Merchants Bank to Consolidate Malletts Bay Branch

9/10/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Madalena Rodrigues, Audit Manager

8/25/15:
Two New Lending Associates Join Merchants Bank, Ray Morvan and Holly Sheltra

8/4/15:
Voices Against Violence Recieves $8,000 Grant from The Merchants Bank Foundation

7/27/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend and Second Quarter 2015 Results​

6/29/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Michael Cataldo, Director of Operations

6/19/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Dan Pitner has Joined the Retail and Residential Lending Team  

Merchants Trust Company Personal Investment Manager, Angela Webster Earns Certified Financial Planner Designation

5/1/15:
Merchants Bank Promotes Debra McDurfee to Residential and Retail Lending Associate

4/27/15:
Merchants Bancshares Eyes Growth Opportunity Through Agreement to Acquire NUVO Bank & Trust Company

Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend and First Quarter 2015 Results​

4/8/15:
CVOEO Growing Money Program Receives Grant from Merchants Bank 

4/7/15:
Merchants Bank Promotes Jonathan Watson to Chief Risk Officer

4/2/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

3/10/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Director of Information Technology, Mark Ackerly

2/18/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Expansion of Residential and Retail Lending Team and Dody Fraher-Ruland to lead the Division

1/29/15:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces 4th Quarter and Year End Earnings

1/21/15:
Merchants Bank Grant Helps Vulnerable Vermonters Build Financial Skills 

1/15/15:
Vermont Community and Merchants Bank Does It Again, Contributing $150,000 to WARMTH Program

1/8/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Barry Fauteux to Lead St. Albans Branch

1/6/15:
Merchants Bank Announces Luis Arnaut, Project Manager

12/30/14:
Merchants Bank Announces Wanda Oczechowski, Government Banking and Cash Management Account Manager 

12/19/14: 
Merchants Bank Announces New Executive Officers

12/9/14:
Merchants Trust Company Announces Diane Kline as Personal Investment Officer and Josh Jarvis as Financial Advisor 

12/8/14:
Merchants Bank Announces Jonathan Watson, Audit Director

11/21/14:
Geoffrey Hesslink appointed CEO of Merchants Bank; Tuttle remains CEO of Merchants Bank Bancshares, Inc.

10/16/14:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces 3rd Quarter Dividend Declaration and Earnings Release Calendar

10/2/14:
Merchants Bank Announces new Cheif Financial Officer, Thomas Meshako

9/23/14:
Merchants Bank Foundation Sponsors Year of Literacy Programs in Ludlow

7/22/14:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

7/17/14:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend Declaration and
Earnings Release Calendar

6/23/14:
Merchants Bank a “Top 25” Midsize Standout

6/9/14:
Merchants Bank in Top 200 for Third Year in a Row

5/8/14:
Local Foster Grandparent Program Receives Grant from Merchants Bank

4/15/14:
Merchants Bank Appoints Brandthropology for Marketing Services

3/25/14:
Marie Thresher Joins Merchants Bank as Chief Risk Officer

3/19/14:
Strolling of the Heifers Welcomes Merchants Bank as 2014 Presenting Sponsor

1/28/14:
Merchants Bancshares, Inc. Announces 2013 Results Highlighted by 9% Growth in Average Loans