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Celent names Eastern “Model Bank of the Year”

February 13, 2017

Celent names Eastern Bank the “Model Bank of the Year” for 2016  Bank earns top international prize for Eastern Labs’ Express Business Loan BOSTON, Apr. 14, 2016 – Eastern Bank last night won the top honor amongst more than 100 banks from across the world to earn Celent’s “Model Bank of the Year” for its Express Business Loan, which delivers working capital up to $100,000 within five minutes to small business owners.

Eastern names two leaders to Board of Directors

February 13, 2017

Eastern Bank names two distinguished leaders to its Board of Directors Pair includes an entrepreneur, marketer, author and CEO; and a retired partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers BOSTON, May 16, 2016 – Eastern Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Boston, announced today that it has added two accomplished professionals to its Board of Directors. Joining the Board will be: Diane Hessan, CEO of the Startup Institute, and Barry R.

Luis Borgen named to Board of Directors 

February 13, 2017

Eastern Bank names Luis A. Borgen to its Board of Directors  BOSTON, August 4, 2016 – Eastern Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Boston, announced today that it has added Luis A. Borgen, Chief Financial Officer at DAVIDsTEA, to its Board of Directors. “Eastern Bank is very pleased to add Luis to our Board of Directors,” said Richard E. Holbrook, Eastern’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

Kathleen Henry named General Counsel

February 13, 2017

Eastern Bank names Kathleen C. Henry as General Counsel BOSTON, Sept. 23, 2016 – Eastern Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Boston, today announced Kathleen C.

Marylou Sudders honored with 2016 Social Justice Award

February 13, 2017

MA Secretary of Health and Human Services Marylou Sudders honored with the 2016 Wainwright Social Justice Award Eastern Bank also recognized 141 organizations dedicated to addressing the opioid epidemic and other contemporary issues affecting families with $1.4 million in grants BOSTON, Oct.

Eastern named 2016 No. 1 SBA lender in New England

February 13, 2017

Eastern Bank named No. 1 SBA lender in New England for seventh consecutive year Eastern ranked among the Top 10 SBA lenders in the United States for second consecutive year BOSTON, Nov. 16, 2016 – For the seventh consecutive year, Eastern Bank soared past all competitors to rank as the No. 1 U.S.

Eastern earns top marks in 2017 CEI

February 13, 2017

Eastern Bank Corporation earns top marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index Eastern earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 15th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality BOSTON, Dec.

Robert Rivers named Eastern Chairman and CEO

February 8, 2017

Robert F. Rivers named Chairman and CEO of Eastern Bank Succeeds Richard E. Holbrook; Quincy Miller appointed Vice Chairman and President BOSTON, Jan. 2, 2017 – Robert F.