ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sam Tortorici, Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE) president and Cadence Bank CEO, was selected for the 2020 Atlanta 500 by Atlanta magazine.
“It is an honor to be named to the Atlanta 500,” Tortorici said. “At Cadence, we have always believed that when our clients and communities thrive, we thrive. We take an active and intentional role in supporting the most critical needs facing Metro Atlanta, and in stimulating innovation and business growth. It’s incredibly rewarding to be acknowledged for these efforts and to know we’re making a difference.”
Tortorici, a 32-year banking leader, joined Cadence in 2011 and has played a key role in the company’s growth. In conjunction with Cadence’s acquisition of State Bank & Trust, he relocated to Atlanta last year, and concurrently the headquarters of Cadence Bank was moved to Atlanta. Since then, Tortorici has been actively involved in the community, serving as a board member and on the executive committee for the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and on the board of directors for the Buckhead Coalition.
The Atlanta 500 recognizes the most influential Atlantans, those achievers who are helping to shape the city’s future and who are actively engaged in the community. In making their selections, Atlanta magazine editors confer with experts across eight different categories: Business; Professionals; Real Estate; Government & Infrastructure; Arts, Sports & Entertainment; Education & Healthcare; Restaurants & Hospitality; and Religion, Nonprofits & Advocacy.
About Cadence Bancorporation
Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE) is a regional financial holding company with $17.9 billion in assets as of September 30, 2019. Cadence operates 98 branch locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas, and provides corporations, middle-market companies, small businesses and consumers with a full range of innovative banking and financial solutions. Services and products include commercial and business banking, treasury management, specialized lending, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, SBA lending, foreign exchange, wealth management, investment and trust services, financial planning, retirement plan management, personal and business insurance, consumer banking, consumer loans, mortgages, home equity lines and loans, and credit cards. Clients have access to leading-edge online and mobile solutions, interactive teller machines, and more than 55,000 ATMs. The Cadence team of 1,800 associates is committed to exceeding customer expectations and helping their clients succeed financially.