LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Metropolis Nationwide Financial institution introduced at this time that Martha Henderson, the financial institution’s long-standing govt vice chairman of Leisure Banking, will assume the newly created position of vice chairman of Leisure Banking. JaHan Wang, previously head of Leisure Banking on the East Coast, has been promoted to govt vice chairman of Leisure Banking.
As vice chairman, Henderson will proceed to play an essential position in Leisure Banking, particularly within the group’s work with shoppers and on technique.
When she joined Metropolis Nationwide, Henderson was one in all simply 16 colleagues on the financial institution’s fledgling Leisure Banking group. She was made head of the enterprise in 1989. Below her management, Metropolis Nationwide’s group of 250 colleagues now supplies monetary experience to greater than 90% of leisure enterprise managers, greater than half of all Broadway exhibits, greater than 80% of the nation music trade in Nashville, and a few of the greatest names within the sports activities and Latin leisure industries. She led the strategic enlargement of Leisure Banking into New York, in addition to the opening of the financial institution’s first workplaces in Atlanta and on Music Row in Nashville in 2011, and, most lately, in Miami in 2019. (Metropolis Nationwide does enterprise within the state of Florida as CN Financial institution.)
“Metropolis Nationwide has an extended and wealthy historical past of supporting the leisure trade since our founding in 1954,” stated Kelly Coffey, CEO of Metropolis Nationwide. “I need to congratulate Martha on her new position, and I’m grateful that we’ll proceed to profit from her huge expertise as she works intently with JaHan in her new capability as vice chairman. We’re grateful for Martha’s a long time of management and the indelible mark she has left on our group.”
The media has acknowledged Henderson repeatedly as one of the crucial highly effective executives in Hollywood. Barron’s referred to as her the “Greta Garbo of personal banking.” Because of her management through the pandemic, The Wrap named her one of many “Girls Who Saved Hollywood” in 2020.
Henderson’s legacy extends past Metropolis Nationwide. She can also be a longtime supporter of Undertaking Angel Meals, the place she is a member of its Circle of Angels. She serves on the boards of the Pals of Saban Group Clinic and The Geffen Playhouse, for which she was beforehand a co-chair, and he or she volunteers her time to Huge Brothers Huge Sisters of Larger Los Angeles.
“I additionally need to congratulate JaHan, who’s extremely shopper targeted and has performed an essential position in our Leisure Banking group since he joined in 2007,” stated Coffey. “He’s an excellent chief who is an ideal instance of the entrepreneurial spirit that defines our tradition. His contributions and imaginative and prescient have helped us hold tempo with the colourful and dynamic leisure neighborhood whose wants are all the time evolving.”
Wang has been with Metropolis Nationwide for 16 years and has served as head of Leisure Banking on the East Coast since Could 2021. He has greater than 30 years of banking expertise and has held a collection of more and more senior roles inside Leisure Banking since becoming a member of the group as a vice chairman and senior credit score officer. Previous to Metropolis Nationwide, Wang labored as a relationship banker at Citibank’s nationwide company financial institution. He started his profession in JPMorgan’s mid-corporate banking division as a relationship banker.
Wang was named to the Class of 2022 by Management Music, a extremely selective nationwide nonprofit instructional program and discussion board for acknowledged music trade leaders. Lively locally, he has volunteered his time with New York Cares since 2017, supporting quite a few charitable organizations in and round New York, and has served as a mentor with Huge Brothers Huge Sisters of Larger Los Angeles since 2020. Wang has additionally been a member of the Enterprise Management Council for the Central Park Conservancy since 2022.
Wang has joined the financial institution’s Government Council and studies on to Wealthy Raffetto, president of Metropolis Nationwide.
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About Metropolis Nationwide
With $95.3 billion in belongings, Metropolis Nationwide Financial institution supplies banking, funding and belief providers by means of 67 branches, together with 22 full-service regional facilities, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Space, Nevada, New York Metropolis, Nashville, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., and Miami.* As well as, the corporate and its funding associates handle or administer $83.6 billion in shopper funding belongings.
Metropolis Nationwide is a subsidiary of Royal Financial institution of Canada (RBC), one of many world’s main diversified monetary providers firms. RBC serves greater than 17 million private, enterprise, public sector and institutional shoppers by means of workplaces in Canada, the U.S. and 27 different nations.
For extra details about Metropolis Nationwide, go to the corporate’s web site at cnb.com.
*Metropolis Nationwide Financial institution does enterprise in Miami and the state of Florida as CN Financial institution.
Tom Doelp, Tom.Doelp@cnb.com