Valley National Bank Appoints Malek Rezig as Mortgage Branch Manager for New York

WAYNE, N.J. – Wednesday, February 14, 2018-  Valley National Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Valley National Bancorp (NYSE:VLY), is pleased to announce the appointment of Malek Rezig as Mortgage Branch Manager for Queens and Manhattan, New York.

Rezig joins Valley with over 20 years of mortgage experience. As a Home Loan Consultant, he is responsible for growing the Bank’s residential lending portfolio by partnering with an extensive network of referral partners throughout Queens and Manhattan.

"Malek is acknowledged as an accomplished and experienced lending professional who consistently delivers results," remarked Kevin Chittenden, Executive Vice President and Chief Residential Lending Officer. "We are confident he will continue his successful career and further advance our growth as a premier provider of home lending solutions throughout this important region."

Rezig is located at 1 Penn Plaza, Suite 2930 New York, NY 10119. He can be reached at 973-305-8800, extension 7852, or by email at mrezig@valleynationalbank.com.

Valley National Bancorp is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Wayne, New Jersey with approximately $28 billion in assets, reflecting the recent acquisition of USAB. 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 www.valleynationalbank.com or call our Customer Service Center at 800-522-4100.