Bridge Bancorp has nominated Albert McCoy Jr to fill the board seat that will become vacant when Raymond Wesnofske retires in April 2008.
Mr Wesnofske, the current chairperson of the board of directors, will be succeeded as chairperson by Marcia Hefter, after the company’s annual meeting of shareholders.
The company said that Dennis Suskind, a current member of the board, will become vice chair. In addition, standing for election at the annual meeting are Kevin M O’Connor, Thomas Tobin, Charles Massoud and Emanuel Arturi.
Mr O’Connor, president and CEO of Bridge Bancorp, said: We are both fortunate and grateful to have had Raymond Wesnofske on our board for 38 years, including the last 20 years as chairperson. His local knowledge and vision have guided us during one of the most successful periods in the company’s history.