Valley National Bank Appoints Adriana Edelman To Northern New Jersey Home Loan Consultant

WAYNE, N.J. - Thursday, October 5, 2017 - Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Adriana Edelman as Home Loan Consultant for the Northern New Jersey region.

Ms. Edelman has over five years of experience in the residential mortgage market specializing in Jumbo Loans and first-time home buyer programs. By working with an extensive network of real estate professionals and financial planners, she will help her clients assess their mortgage and refinancing needs and increase the Bank’s lending, purchase and refinance lines of business.

“Adriana is acknowledged as an accomplished lending professional who consistently delivers results," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "We expect her to build upon that success and to further advance our growth as a premier provider of home lending solutions throughout this important market."

Ms. Edelman is a licensed realtor and speaks Spanish fluently. She can be reached at 201-874-8681 or by email at aedelman@valleynationalbank.com.

Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with approximately $23 billion in assets. Its principal subsidiary, Valley National Bank, currently operates over 200 branch locations in northern and central New Jersey, the New York City boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island, and Florida. Valley National Bank is one of the largest commercial banks headquartered in New Jersey with Executive Offices in Manhattan and West Palm Beach. Helping communities grow and prosper is the heart of Valley’s corporate citizenship philosophy. For more information about Valley National Bank and its products and services, please visit a convenient branch location, www.valleynationalbank.com or call our Customer Service Team at 800-522-4100.