DAVIE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Floridian Community Bank has elected Thomas Bartelmo to the bank’s Board of Directors. Mr. Bartelmo is President and CEO of the Kislak Organization, and brings nearly three decades of successful business experience to the bank.
Mr. Bartelmo’s responsibilities on the board will include working with other board members and management in developing goals and strategies, managing risk, and protecting the interests of stockholders of the bank.
“It’s an honor to be elected to the board of one of South Florida’s fastest growing community banks,” Mr. Bartelmo said. “The management team at the bank is experienced and forward-thinking, and I look forward to using my business and banking experience to help the bank continue to grow.”
Floridian Community Bank CEO Joseph Marzouca adds, “Tom embodies the spirit of the South Florida community and will bring his banking, real estate and financial expertise to the table. I’m confident that he will make a positive and long-lasting impact on the bank.”
Mr. Bartelmo is an experienced business and financial executive who has been a key part of the Miami-based Kislak Organization since 1995. As president and chief executive officer of Kislak since 2000, Mr. Bartelmo has completed more than $2 billion of investments, financings and transactions for the organization. He has guided the firm’s investment ventures and property acquisitions, and has overseen the management and financing activities in a wide range of residential and commercial projects throughout the United States.
Floridian Community Bank services both businesses and consumers with cutting edge products and services delivered with old-fashioned customer care and is insured by the FDIC. Product and services encompass customary loan and deposit products including CDs, money market accounts, lines of credit, and home loans along with a range of other offerings such as safe deposit boxes, online banking and cash management, free network ATM usage, Remote Capture banking, and much more. The bank now has five branches in Broward and Palm Beach counties. More information can be found at: www.floridiancommunitybank.com.