NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp. (NYSE:MCB) (“Metropolitan” or the “Company”), the holding company for Metropolitan Commercial Bank (the “Bank”), today announced that the Company appointed Dixiana M. Berrios as Chief Operating Officer. She’ll report to Mark R. DeFazio, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Ms. Berrios attracts over 24 years of expertise across a wide variety of fiscal, management and digital areas, mostly in the banking industry. Most recently, she was Executive Vice President, Director of Operations in Amalgamated Bank, New York, NY.
“We’re truly lucky to have Dixi join our staff,” explained CEO DeFazio. “Her abilities as an innovator of banking and business solutions, in addition to her inspirational and leadership abilities, are represented in a remarkable history of success over several years within our sector.”
“I’m very excited to begin this new chapter together with Metropolitan Commercial Bank,” explained Ms. Berrios. “Metropolitan Commercial Bank includes a fantastic group and I look forward to assisting the Bank continue to prosper.”
Ms. Berrios began her banking career at Sterling National Bank, New York, NY, in 1996 and rose to Senior Vice President, Director of Bank Operations, before linking Amalgamated Bank.
Ms. Berrios gained a bachelor’s degree at political science from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, AL, and also a master’s degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in Boston, MA. She’s busy with various business groups and civic associations.
About Metropolitan Commercial Bank
Metropolitan Commercial Bank®, The Entrepreneurial Bank, is headquartered in nyc and functions full-service banking facilities in Manhattan, New York; Boro Park, Brooklyn; and fantastic Neck, Long Island. We’re a community-focused bank which offers a wide selection of commercial, business and private banking services and products to small companies, middle-market businesses, public entities and wealthy individuals. Besides our heritage of relationship-driven, one third personalized company, Metropolitan Commercial Bank provides multiple advantage delivery channels, such as online banking, adaptive cellular banking programs and no-fee access to more than 1 million ATMs worldwide to our clientele. The Bank is also an active issuer of debit cards to get a growing amount of third-party debit card applications. Metropolitan Commercial Bank is a New York State chartered commercial bank, an FDIC member along with also an equal opportunity lender.
The parent firm of Metropolitan Commercial Bank, Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp., is a publicly traded firm. The typical stock of Metropolitan Bank Holding Corp. is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and trades under the ticker symbol “MCB.”
To find out more about Metropolitan Commercial Bank, take a look at the Bank’s site at www.MCBankNY.com.