CresCom Bank Names Jim Strickland Fayetteville City Executive
CHARLESTON, S.C., August 16, 2018 – CresCom Bank, the second largest community bank in North and South Carolina, is pleased to name Jim Strickland as Fayetteville City Executive.
With a distinguished banking career, Strickland joined CresCom Bank as a Commercial Lender in the Fayetteville market in December 2008. Prior to joining CresCom, he worked in the commercial lending departments of Omni National, First Citizens and BB&T. As a lifelong resident of Fayetteville, Strickland brings not only a wealth of experience in banking to his role but also a solid understanding of the banking needs of the community he lives in.
“We are happy to promote Jim Strickland to Fayetteville City Executive,” said David L. Morrow, CEO of CresCom Bank. “With his knowledge of his hometown area and banking experience, we are fortunate to have Jim in this role and look forward to his continued service to our clients in Fayetteville.”
About CresCom Bank:
CresCom Bank, the second largest community bank in the Carolinas, is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and quality products to the communities it calls home, and prides itself on its strong knowledge of local business and economic trends. Currently, CresCom Bank has 61 branch locations throughout North and South Carolina, and as of June 30, 2018 has approximately $3.6 billion in total assets.
Under the holding company of Carolina Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CARO), CresCom Bank is one of 29 small-cap banks in the nation to be recognized as a 2017 Sandler O’Neill Sm-ALL Stars. CARO was also added to the Nasdaq Community Bank Index (ABAQ) by the American Banker’s Association. CresCom Bank owns Crescent Mortgage Company, which originates loans in 47 states partnering with community banks, credit unions and mortgage brokers.