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Banking & Finance

Big Accounting Firms Favor W&M Graduates

WILLIAMSBURG – The College of William & Mary has one of the highest percentages of alumni working at the four biggest accounting firms in the country, according to the website OnlineU.com. With 17.71 percent of its accounting alumni working at...

Langley For Families Foundation Donations Exceed $1 Million

NEWPORT NEWS—The Langley for Families Foundation eclipsed a major milestone in annual impact in 2021, with donations to local causes exceeding $1 million, an increase of 18 percent over 2020’s contributions. With combined philanthropic efforts from Langley Federal Credit...

Langley Federal Credit Union Awards Mini Grants for Classroom Projects

NEWPORT NEWS—Langley Federal Credit Union recently awarded thirty $500 mini grants to local teachers for 2021–2022 classroom initiatives. Selected projects include a rocket-launching experiment, a butterfly garden, an Anime club, percussion instruments, a student-led picnic bench building project, and...

Old Point National Bank Announces New Branch Manager

HAMPTON—Felicia Johnson was recently appointed vice president and branch manager of Old Point National Bank’s Downtown Hampton branch. Johnson is an experienced financial leader with nearly 20 years of banking experience. Prior to joining Old Point, Johnson held positions of...

Bank Of America Announces New Hampton Roads President

Bank of America recently announced that Francisco “Frank” Castellanos has been named as the new President of Bank of America of Hampton Roads. Castellanos, who lives in Williamsburg, assumes the role of president from Charlie Henderson, who will retire in...

Langley Federal Credit Union Will Open A New Branch In Fox Hill

HAMPTON- Langley Federal Credit Union will open a new branch on August 2 in the Fox Hill section of Hampton. The new branch will serve members and residents at 2004 Nickerson Boulevard. Langley’s new branch will feature a walk-up ATM,...

Two Local Credit Unions Announce Plans to Merge

Two Hampton Roads credit unions announced plans for a merger on July 1. Langley Federal Credit Union will soon merge with the Virginia Beach Schools Federal credit union (VBSFCU). The Board of Directors and Leadership team of VBSFCU feel that the...

Skinner Named President And CEO Of Towne Financial Services Group

Brian K. Skinner has been promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer of Towne Financial Services Group (TFSG). TFSG contains all the non-bank divisions and companies of TowneBank, including mortgage, insurance, realty, and wealth management. As president and CEO of...