Valley National Bank Appoints Gina DiCarlo To Long Island, New York Home Loan Assistant

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 Gina DiCarlo as Home Loan Assistant for the Long Island and New York City region.

Ms. DiCarlo joins Valley as one its new Home Loan Assistants. Her responsibilities include providing administrative and operational support for the Bank’s team of Home Loan Consultants by marketing and promoting their business among realtors, attorneys and referrals.

"Gina’s experience in the home mortgage industry will serve her well in her new role at Valley," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "She will serve in a key role supporting the sales efforts of our growing Home Loan Consultant team as we position Valley as a household name in home financing solutions."

Ms. DiCarlo is a licensed realtor in Long Island, New York and is a member of the Kiwanis of Three Village where she is the Director of the Three Village Chamber of Commerce. She can be reached at 516-240-6264 or by email at gdicarlo@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.