FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Cathy Planchart, VP
Corporate Communications & Community Relations
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust
P.O. Box 1089, Ellsworth, ME 04605
207-667-0660 x4655 / firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE: August 25, 2014
TITLE: BAR HARBOR BANK & TRUST ANNOUNCES THE PROMOTION OF KATHERYN FOURNIER-DECOSTE
Bar Harbor, Maine– Curtis C. Simard, President and CEO of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, along with the Board of Directors, is pleased to announce the following promotions:
Katheryn Fournier-Decoste, Payroll Manager to Assistant Vice President/Human Resources.
Katheryn Fournier-Decoste, AVP/Human Resources joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in 2012 and is responsible for payroll processing and the payroll system, compensation management and performance review process for all positions AVP and below, and various other Human Resources initiatives, projects and events. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Keene State College and a master’s degree in accountancy from Bentley Graduate School. Born and raised in western Massachusetts, Katheryn worked at IBM in New York for eight years in multiple roles. She currently lives in Mount Desert with her husband and son. Katheryn loves to cook, run, play tennis and spend time with her family and bernese mountain dog. In her community you may find Katheryn volunteering at Bank sponsored events and paying in local tennis tournaments.
Please join us in congratulating Katheryn on her promotion, in recognition of her strong performance and contribution to the Bank’s overall success.
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is a true community bank with more than $1.4 billion in assets. Founded in 1887, the Bank offers a full range of financial services for families, businesses, and non-profit organizations throughout Maine with 15 branch locations, from Topsham to Lubec. Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Member FDIC, is a subsidiary of Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE MKT:BHB) and was named one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Maine and one of the 2014 Top 200 Community Banks in the nation by American Banker magazine. For more information call 1-888-853-7100 or go to www.bhbt.com.