Meridian Bank Appoints Jim Malloy as SVP Commercial Lending in Sarasota

Malvern, PA. (June 22, 2023) – Meridian Bank announced the appointment of Jim Malloy to the position of Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending, to head the expansion of Meridian’s Florida operations in the Greater Sarasota area. 

Malloy has more than 30 years’ experience in Business and Commercial Real Estate lending in the Philadelphia area. Prior to moving to Florida, he served as Managing Director of Greenbriar Capital and Chief Lending Officer at DNB First Bank. 

“Jim is a great addition to our Commercial Lending team in Florida,” said Meridian Chairman and CEO Chris Annas. “With his many connections to northeast natives who now reside and do business in Florida, Jim gives us a tremendous opportunity to grow the Bank’s widely recognized brand in the Greater Sarasota area and to continue to widen our business footprint in the south Florida market.”

About Meridian Bank
Meridian Bank serves communities in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Florida. Specializing in commercial business and real estate lending, cash management, equipment financing, home mortgages, wealth management and private banking, Meridian also offers a broad menu of high-yield depository products supported by a robust digital platform. For additional information, visit our website at

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