Valley National Bank Appoints Michael C. Silvestri as New Jersey Home Loan Consultant

WAYNE, N.J. - Friday, November 17, 2017 - Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE: VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael C. Silvestri as Home Loan Consultant for the Monmouth and Ocean Counties along the Jersey Shore, as well as, the Bergen and Hudson Counties of Northern New Jersey. 

Silvestri is a knowledgeable mortgage lending professional with over 13 years of residential home loan origination experience. In this role, he will be responsible for originating residential mortgages specializing in New Construction Loans, Jumbo Loans, High Balance, Investment Properties, FHA, VA and Second Homes. 

"We are excited to add someone of Michael’s talent to our team of Home Loan Consultants," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "He has the experience and business acumen to expand our presence throughout this region."

Silvestri is a Monmouth and Ocean County Board Affiliate. He can be reached at 732-546-5229 or by email at

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, or call our Customer Service Team at 800-522-4100.