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Columbia Bank Opens 50th Community Branch in Newark

FAIR LAWN, NJ – March 14, 2019 -- Columbia Bank recently celebrated the grand opening of their 50th New Jersey branch location.  The new full-service branch is located at 905 Broad Street in downtown Newark.

Shown officially cutting the ribbon are (center and center right respectively): Thomas J. Kemly, Columbia Bank’s President & CEO and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka.  Also shown participating in the event (from left) are: Michael Campbell, Columbia Bank’s Senior Vice President, Community Development Officer; Council Member at Large Luis Quintana; Allyson Schlesinger, Executive Vice President, Head of Consumer Banking; Noel Holland, Columbia’s Chairman of the Board; and E. Thomas Allen, Jr., Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer.

“It is most fitting that we open our 50th branch in Newark, a city on the move,” Mr. Kemly said. “We invite all residents to visit our new Broad Street office which has been designed around an enhanced customer experience featuring the latest in banking technology and total convenience…and to take advantage of our grand opening product promotions.  Eve Army, our experienced Branch Manager, along with our Universal Bankers are specialists in both consumer and business banking and will always provide quality services, second to none!”