Valley National Bank Appoints Rick Butera To Bayville, New Jersey Home Loan Consultant

WAYNE, N.J. - Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Rick Butera to Home Loan Consultant for the Jersey Shore region.

Mr. Butera joins Valley as one of its newest Home Loan Consultants with more 25 years of lending experience. In this role, he will provide professional home lending solutions to Valley’s clients by working with an extensive network of referral partners in the Jersey Shore region.

“Rick is acknowledged as an accomplished lending professional who consistently delivers results," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "With his vast experience and proven track record, we are confident that he will be a very beneficial addition to our Home Loan Consultant team."

Mr. Butera can be reached at 877-914-9500 or by email at rbutera@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.