SOURCE: Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation

June 13, 2014 11:40 ET

Eric H. Wong Joins Peapack-Gladstone Bank

BEDMINSTER, NJ--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2014) -  Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: PGC) and Peapack-Gladstone Bank announce the appointment of Eric H. Wong to the position of Senior Managing Director, Commercial Lending.

Mr. Wong brings to the Bank 26 years of financial industry experience with an established track record in new business development. Eric will pursue a relationship-based approach in delivering a superior client experience in support of the Bank's commercial lending and wealth strategy. 

Throughout the years, Mr. Wong has held high-level positions, most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager at Capital One Bank where he played an instrumental role in growing revenue through the building of a strong portfolio of relationships over a 10-year period. Previously, he held equally impressive positions of increasing responsibility at Bank of America, CoreStates New Jersey National Bank, Barclays Bank of New York and First Fidelity Bank, all of which make him especially suited to take on the challenge and responsibility of maintaining and building Peapack-Gladstone Bank's commercial lending initiative in support of the Company's strategic plan.

A resident of Monroe Township, NJ, Eric holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Management from Hiram College and MBA in Finance and International Business from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business. 

Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation is a New Jersey bank holding company with total assets of $2.25 billion as of March 31, 2014. Founded in 1921, Peapack-Gladstone Bank is a commercial bank that provides innovative private banking services to businesses, non-profits and consumers which help them to establish, maintain and expand their legacy. Through its private banking locations in Bedminster, Morristown, Princeton and Teaneck, its wealth management division, and its branch network and online platforms, Peapack-Gladstone Bank offers an unparalleled commitment to client service.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Rosanne Schwab
    Peapack-Gladstone Bank
    Public Relations Coordinator
    500 Hills Drive, Suite 300
    Bedminster, NJ 07921
    (908) 719-6543