Two Generations Bank Leaders to be honored at 2015 Financial & Business Executive Awards
June 23 –
Seneca Falls, N.Y. – Two Generations Bank executives will be honored at the 2015 Financial & Business Executive Awards on June 25 at SRC Arena in Syracuse. Generations Bank President and CEO Menzo Case will receive the Good Samaritan Award, and Chief Financial Officer Shelley Tafel will receive the Growth Manager Award. This is the 8th year of the event, presented by Business Journal News Network and BizEventz.
The Good Samaritan award is presented to a “Financial executive or professional excels in the workplace and excels in the community as an active volunteer, serving on a board or in a heightened capacity making a direct impact on that nonprofit’s fundraising, community relationships or programs, etc.”
“It’s a great honor to receive the Good Samaritan award,” said Case. “Being a good corporate citizen is something we take to heart at Generations Bank, and I am thrilled to represent our entire company in accepting this recognition.”
The Growth Manager award goes to “Financial executives who stand out in their efforts to help facilitate a company’s growth on both the top and bottom lines. Works well with other C-Suite executives to devise corporate growth strategies and execute growth initiatives, such as expansion projects, mergers and acquisitions, and other key projects.”
“Generations Bank continues to grow its presence in the Finger Lakes region,” said Tafel. “I’m honored to receive the Growth Manager award as we continue to enhance the array of products and services we offer our loyal customers.”
Each honoree will be recognized for their exceptional accomplishments and outstanding performance abilities in their roles as financial and business stewards.
About Generations Bank
Generations Bank has partnered with businesses and residents in the Northern Finger Lakes region since its founding in 1870, while maintaining a strong commitment to each and every community in which it operates. The bank is headquartered in Seneca Falls and serves customers from nine retail locations in Seneca Falls, Auburn, Waterloo, Geneva, Union Springs, Phelps and Farmington. Generations was named to CNY Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in 2015.
In addition to traditional business and consumer deposit services, Generations Bank focuses on residential mortgages, as well as manufactured home, automobile, home equity, commercial, non-residential real estate and construction loans. The organization also serves the broader needs of the Finger Lakes area through its insurance business, Generations Agency (formerly Royce & Rosenkrans) and financial planning and brokerage services offered by Generations Investment Services.