Valley National Bank Appoints Jason Balaban 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 Jason Balaban as Home Loan Consultant for the Northern New Jersey region.

With over 10 years of experience in residential lending, Mr. Balaban will assist clients and customers with assessing their mortgage and refinancing needs. He will specialize in Jumbo Loans, High Balance, Investment Properties, FHA and Second Homes.

“Jason’s vast experience in lending will serve him well in his new role at Valley,” remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. “He will be instrumental in supporting the Home Loan Consultants team as we position Valley as a household name in home financing solutions.”

Jason received his Bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College. His is on the board of an orchestra in lower Manhattan and is President of two condominium boards. He can be reached at 201-294-9707 or by email at jbalaban@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.