City National Bank Welcomes Guy Avey III
City National Bank is pleased to announce that Guy Avey III has joined the bank as Senior Vice President & Senior Relationship Manager. Guy joins the commercial lending team in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia and will also serve the surrounding areas of Hagerstown, Md. and Winchester, Va. His office is located at City’s office on King Street in Martinsburg, W. Va.
Avey earned a bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University and a master’s degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College before studying at the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Georgetown University. He comes to City with more than 25 years of experience in commercial banking and most recently served as Market President for Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T) and prior to that in the same capacity with United Bank.
According to John DeRito, City’s executive vice president of commercial lending, “We are extremely pleased to have such an accomplished professional join our team. Guy is a talented community banker who has successfully served the local community for many years. We look forward to his expertise in helping businesses in West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania reach their goals.”
A dedicated member of the community, Avey currently serves as Treasurer on the board of directors of the Region 9 Eastern Panhandle Regional Planning and Development Council. He has served in other volunteer roles for various community organizations throughout his career.