VantageSouth Opens New Branch in Fayetteville

Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc. and VantageSouth Adds Fifth Location to Footprint

Raleigh, NC (I-Newswire) March 27, 2012 - Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc. and VantageSouth have announced that VantageSouth's newest location in Fayetteville is open for business at 4200 Morganton Road. There are now a total of five VantageSouth branches statewide including two existing locations in Burlington and two in Salisbury.

With more than 50 years of combined financial services experience among the top leadership, Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc. is assembling a best-of-the-best team of banking professionals whose goal is to deliver business and personal success to clients, in the financial world and beyond. Under this new leadership, the bank is positioned to fill the gap that many people find themselves trapped in between the small banks and the "mega" banks. VantageSouth prides itself on being involved partners instead of professional acquaintances, working to understand the client's point of view.

Leading the new branch as the market president for Fayetteville is Jerry Dean. A very well-known face in the Fayetteville community, Dean spent 34 years with Wachovia before joining the VantageSouth team in the fall of 2011. He sits on the Board of Trustees at Cape Fear Valley Hospital and Fayetteville State University and also serves on the Military Affairs Committee.

"I've been a part of the banking industry in this community for many years," said Dean. "I'm looking forward to this new opportunity to serve the financial needs of the people here, especially small businesses and their owners."

Piedmont Community Holdings, Inc. announced earlier this month that the former Community Bank of Rowan in Salisbury had changed its name to VantageSouth. This change followed the merger of the two banks last month. There were already two existing VantageSouth locations in Burlington.

"With all of the frustration and mistrust surrounding huge, impersonal banks today, we're proud to be based right here in North Carolina," said Steve Jones, president of VantageSouth. "VantageSouth is convenient, accessible and easy to do business with - everything you'd expect from a community bank - with the experience, expertise and financial clout of the bigger banks."

"We're excited to bring VantageSouth's way of doing business to the people of Fayetteville and Cumberland County," added Dean. "We look forward to being an involved part of this community."

About VantageSouth:

VantageSouth was established in 2006 and is headquartered in Burlington, NC. It currently serves Alamance, Cumberland and Rowan counties and the surrounding areas through five locations: Burlington (two), Fayetteville (one) and Salisbury (two). Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc., is the majority shareholder of VantageSouth.

About Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc.:

Piedmont Community Bank Holdings, Inc. is a bank holding company based in Raleigh, NC. Piedmont was formed in 2009 by local businessmen Adam Abram and Scott Custer to build a strong community banking franchise across the Carolinas and Virginia. Abram serves as chairman of Piedmont's board of directors, Steven Lerner serves as vice chair and Custer serves as Piedmont's president and chief executive officer.

About French West Vaughan

Welcome to French/West/Vaughan. We also answer to National Consumer Agency of the Year, Brandweek's    More..National Marketer of the Year and the World's Fastest Growing PR Agency.

We help brand managers understand how to operate social media in a Web 2.0 world. We create talked-about events for product launches and assist grassroots organizations shift public policy.

We increase brand exposure in traditional media outlets and intensely research the client's target audience to discover the best practices for presenting our client's message.

At French/West/Vaughan we make average brands remarkable. What can we do for you?Less..

Contact Information

French West Vaughan
Leah Knepper
112 E. Hargett Street
Phone : 9192771176

Published in:

Business > Finance

Published On:

March 27, 2012

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.

Related Releases

ZarVic Brothers: Q & A: Wealth, Strategy, and Risk
Today ZarVic Brothers spoke about there unique methods and investment strategies. This was conducted as a phone interview and was very interesting, they spoke candidly at times, and other times would not reveal core strategies.

Verified Credentials, Inc. Achieves Oracle Validated Integration with Oracle's PeopleSoft Human Capital Management 9.2
PeopleSoft Customers Can Save Time Onboarding New Hires with Background Checks from Verified Credentials

Signature Realty & Management, Inc. Announces a New Dedicated Phone Line for the Accounting Department
In an effort to foster faster and easier communication with critical stakeholders, Signature Realty & Management, Inc. has created a dedicated phone line for the Corporate Accounting Department in the Mandarin Headquarters Office.

Oliver Wight Sponsor Singapore S&OP Innovation Summit
Oliver Wight Partner, Don Harding will present on Integrated Business Planning, the next evolution of S&OP, at the Singapore S&OP Innovation Summit on 26-27 June 2014.

MBK Media Group Announces Availability of Luxury Business Cards
MBK Media Group is announcing immediate availability of Luxury Business Cards, enabling business owners that currently carry the standard business card to immediately upgrade their business card to a conversati