PeoplesBank Named a “Top Corporate Charitable Contributor” for Twelfth Year, Also Voted Best Local Bank and Best Mortgage Lender

The Boston Business Journal has announced the region's Top Corporate Charitable Contributors and, for the twelfth year in a row, PeoplesBank is among the companies included. Also this month, the bank has been named Best Local Bank for the seventh year and Best Mortgage Lender for the eighth year in the annual Reader Raves survey, conducted by The Republican and MassLive.

Republican Special Feature Celebrates Holyoke, The Yankee Pedlar, and New Pedlar Banking Center

Holyoke's history of innovation and community includes an intertwined relationship of local business leadership, The Hildreth House – later the Yankee Pedlar, and PeoplesBank. The Republican special feature, "Capturing the history of Holyoke and the latest cutting-edge banking technology," explores many facets of the combined history of each, while also detailing the many unique aspects of the Pedlar’s renovation. The special section is available for download here.

PeoplesBank Voted Best Place to Work

PeoplesBank was named Best Place to Work in the 2019 Daily Hampshire Gazette Readers Choice poll. The annual poll draws over 5,000 voters each year, casting close to 83,000 votes in total.

PeoplesBank Announces Key Appointments

Tom Senecal, President and CEO of PeoplesBank, has announced the appointment of Amy M. Roberts to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. Mr. Senecal also announced the appointments of Steven W. Gardner as Assistant Vice President and East Longmeadow Banking Center Manager, Jacquelyn Guzie as Assistant Vice President and Regional Manager for First Suffield Bank, a division of PeoplesBank, and Nicole Stevenson as the West Springfield Banking Center Manager.

PeoplesBank to Celebrate Earth Day by Giving Away Garden Plants and Seeds

On Monday April 22, PeoplesBank will give away tomato plants and garden seed packets from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the following offices: Northampton (300 King Street), Springfield (1240 Sumner Avenue) and West Springfield (547 Memorial Avenue). Attendees can also register to win one of three gardening baskets valued at $75 each.

PeoplesBank Issues 2019 Corporate Green Report

Over the past year, PeoplesBank provided $58,000 to environmental efforts and increased its financing of green energy to $183 million. The bank's newest branch in Holyoke will seek LEED certification once construction has finished.

PeoplesBank Named Second Fastest-Growing Bank in Massachusetts

The Boston Business Journal published its list of the fastest-growing banks in Massachusetts and, given its acquisition of the First National Bank of Suffield, it was not a surprise that PeoplesBank was on the list. What was a surprise, according to Brian Canina, CFO of PeoplesBank, was that the bank was number two on the list.

Republican: PeoplesBank Holds Strong to Holyoke Roots

When PeoplesBank’s transformation of the former site of the landmark Yankee Pedlar restaurant on Route 5 in Holyoke is complete later this year, you’ll find each of of the Bank's four pillars represented there.

Government Shutdown

We're here to help our customers affected by the federal government shutdown. Please call our Customer Solutions Center at 413.538.9500 and ask to speak with the Loan Servicing Department if you qualify and need assistance. We have programs that are designed to help and would be happy to speak with you.

PeoplesBank Announces Key Appointments

PeoplesBank has announced the appointments of Colin J. Lacey as Village Commons South Hadley Banking Center Manager, Clare Ladue as Hadley Banking Center Manager, and Samuel Smith as East Longmeadow Banking Center Manager.