Valley National Bank Appoints Alphonse Danubio as Wayne, New Jersey Home Loan Consultant

WAYNE, N.J. - Thursday, November 2, 2017 - Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE: VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Alphonse Danubio as Home Loan Consultant for the Northern New Jersey region.

Mr. Danubio joins Valley as one of its newest Home Loan Consultants with more than 12 years of residential mortgage experience with a concentration in new home purchases. In this role, he will provide high level of customer service while evaluating and recommending approvals for residential mortgages, pre-qualifying clients based on credit criteria and advising clients of financial options available.

“Alphonse brings a wealth of experience to our team," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "He is a highly-accomplished professional who understands the importance of developing personalized solutions and providing superior service for every lending relationship."

Mr. Danubio received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Rutgers University. He is the Committee Chair of Cub Scout Pack 104 and is the Trustee and Coach of the Wayne Hockey Club. He can be reached at 973-686-5096 or by email at adanubio@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.