Portrait of Bryce SolomonPortrait of Patti RiddleGREENVILLE, S.C. – The Palmetto Bank is pleased to announce the hiring of Patricia Riddle as the new Vice President, Branch Manager, Easley and Bryce Solomon as Senior Vice President, Indirect Lending Manager.

Riddle has been in banking for 33 years. Active in her community, Riddle is a member of the Pickens County Rotary Club; Christian Women’s Job Core a division of Mary’s House battered Women’s Shelter in Easley and serves in the Campaign Committee for the United Way. “Patti has a passion for service and community involvement and we are pleased to welcome her to The Palmetto Bank Easley team,” said Beth Wilson, Regional Executive.

Solomon is a graduate of Clemson University. He brings over 30 years of banking experience, the most recent of which was as the Executive Vice President of Consumer Lending, Business Banking and Indirect Lending, with a large regional bank in South Carolina.

“We are pleased to have Bryce’s level of expertise and dealer contacts at the Palmetto Bank. He has already brought added value to our dealer finance offering.” Trish Springfield, Retail Banking Executive.

Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, The Palmetto Bank is a 105-year old independent state-chartered commercial bank and is the fourth-largest banking institution headquartered in South Carolina. The Palmetto Bank has assets of $1.3 billion and serves the Upstate through 29 banking locations in Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee, Greenville, Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee, Pickens, Spartanburg and York counties. The Bank specializes in providing personalized community banking services to individuals and small to mid-size businesses including Retail and Commercial Banking, Mortgage, Trust, Brokerage, and Insurance. Additional information may be found at the company’s web site at www.palmettobank.com or Facebook.