Valley National Bank Appoints Gerardo Acuña as Home Loan Consultant for Jericho, New York

WAYNE, N.J. – Monday, July 9, 2018-  Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Gerardo Acuña as a Home Loan Consultant for Jericho, New York.

With over 15 years of residential home mortgage experience, Acuña joins Valley as one of its newest home loan consultants. In this role, he is responsible for originating residential mortgages and working with an extensive network of referral partners in western Long Island.

"Gerry is an experienced lending who is passionate about meeting the needs and goals of his clients," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "We have high expectations that he will further advance our growth as a premier provider of home lending solutions throughout this important region."

Acuña speaks fluent Spanish and received his Bachelor’s degree from Stony Brook University. He can be reached by phone at 516-465-2343, extension 7173 or by email at  

Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with over $29 billion in assets. Its principal subsidiary, Valley National Bank, currently operates over 230 branch locations in northern and central New Jersey, the New York City boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island, Florida and Alabama. Valley National Bank is one of the largest commercial banks headquartered in New Jersey and is committed to providing the most convenient service, the latest in product innovations and an experienced and knowledgeable staff with a high priority on friendly customer service. For more information about Valley National Bank and its products and services, please visit or call our Customer Service Center at 800-522-4100.