• MARINE BANK & TRUST HIRES JOHN HEWETT TO MANAGE VERO BEACHSIDE BANKING CENTER

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                          

     

    October 3, 2022

     

    Contact:              Bill Penney, President and CEO                                                

                                 772-231-8222

    bpenney@marinebank.bank

     

     

    MARINE BANK & TRUST HIRES JOHN HEWETT 

    TO MANAGE VERO BEACHSIDE BANKING CENTER

     

    Vero Beach, Fla. - Marine Bank has announced that John Hewett has joined the 25-year old institution as Vice President and Banking Center Manager of its Vero Beachside banking center. Located at 571 Beachland Boulevard in Vero Beach, the banking center was the first of now six locations and also serves as Marine Bank’s headquarters. 

     

    In addition to managing the day-to-day operations of the banking center, Hewett is responsible for ensuring Marine Bank clients have an optimum experience while building the bank’s relationships in the community.  For more than 25 years, Hewett has managed banking centers for several banks in the area including SouthState Bank, PNC, Regions, and others.

     

    “John has a reputation for being a team builder and an advocate for small business,” said Bill Penney, President and CEO of Marine Bank. “That’s a perfect fit for our team. In our 25-year history, we’ve learned that the best formula for providing winning results for our clients is when we are all focused on one goal – their success.”

     

    About Marine Bank 
    Marine Bank was chartered in 1997 and has $622 million in assets as of September 30, 2022, with five banking centers in Vero Beach, Sebastian, Melbourne, and Fort Pierce, and a commercial and residential lending center in Port St. Lucie. As the only community bank headquartered in Indian River County, the Bank’s growth aligns with the national trend of customers choosing to bank local.  Marine Bank has earned the coveted 4-Star Excellent rating from Bauer Financial, the nation’s premier bank rating firm. In 2022, based on employee feedback, the Bank was Certified™ by Great Place to Work® the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors.  The bank has been named among the top extraordinary banks in the United States by The Institute for Extraordinary Banking for its commitment to strong community banking.  The Bank is an active community supporter providing over $200,000 to more than 125 local non-profit organizations in the market over the last five years.  For more information, visit the website at www.marinebank.bank.