AQUESTA BANK AWARDS ED KELLER
EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
July 6, 2007 – Aquesta Bank CEO and President Jim Engel has named employee Ed Keller as Aquesta Bank’s employee of the month for June 2007.
Ed began his career in commercial lending in 1984 after having owned his own business for fifteen years. He worked for fifteen years for US Bancorp’s Manufacturing Equipment Leasing Group, the last ten years as the VP of Sales for the Eastern half of the U.S. Ed moved to Charlotte from NJ in 1999 with his wife Jackie, and joined Aquesta Bank in September of 2006 as one of the bank’s VP Commercial Loan Officers.
Ed is very involved in his church, St. Marks Catholic Church in Huntersville, and the
Catholic men’s group Knights of Columbus. He has held the Grand Knights position for the past two years, promoting their Christian ideals of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. Ed enjoys sports and stays in shape playing tennis and walking the family dog Pepper. He is active in the Lake Norman and Charlotte area Chamber Chapters. Ed and Jackie live in Davidson, NC. They have three grown daughters and four grandchildren who still live in NJ and PA and are anxiously awaiting their relocation to Charlotte.
Aquesta Bank is recognizing Ed Keller for his outstanding service and dedication in lending. His long hours, work ethic and perseverance have enabled him to exceed customer expectations on a continual basis. He is an outstanding asset to the bank.
Aquesta Bank is a community bank dedicated to providing quality, customized, and hassle-free banking for the Lake Norman area. Aquesta focuses on personal financial solutions as well as those for small to medium-sized businesses.
For more information on Aquesta Bank, please contact Lauren Kimsey, Director of Marketing at (704) 439-4335 or visit our website at www.aquesta.com.