First South welcomes new senior VP

Published 6:44 pm Sunday, November 12, 2017


From First South Bank


First South Bank is pleased to welcome Frank Etheridge as the new senior vice president and market executive for the Washington/Beaufort County community.

Prior to joining First South Bank, Etheridge worked at Southern Bank in Rocky Mount as the vice president of regional business development for seven eastern North Carolina counties. His focus was on agricultural and commercial lending. Etheridge has over 17 years of experience in banking, business and financial services. He is a graduate of N.C. Wesleyan College, and he and his family will be relocating to Washington from Rocky Mount.

“Frank is a respected agribusiness and commercial banker with a proven track record of identifying and connecting customer needs with tailored banking solutions,” said Bruce Elder, president and CEO of First South Bank. “Our entire Washington team is excited about his passion for helping business owners reach their goals.”

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