Celebrating Promotions new positions of SBA Sales Executive
Indiana, PA (April 4, 2023) – Gregory Tabron and Dave Tedford have recently been promoted to the newly created position of Small Business Administration (SBA) Sales Executive for First Commonwealth Bank. Tedford will oversee Central & Southern Ohio and Tabron will oversee a multi-state lending program for First Commonwealth.
In these new roles, Gregory and Dave will assist First Commonwealth’s team of SBA Business Development Officers in executing current lending strategies, as well as analyzing changes to SBA guidelines and refining internal procedures to best serve business customers.
“With our continued growth in the SBA lending arena, we are at a point where Gregory and Dave can help direct our team of Business Development Officers in continuing to provide top-notch service to businesses,” offered Keith Bufano, SBA Lending Executive. “Both have been standout performers from a performance standpoint, and now they will be strategically positioned to lead our team.”
Gregory has received multiple Chairman Club Awards and the MVP award for his outstanding performance, and has received multiple nominations for Who's Who in Black Dallas. He graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a B.A. Degree in Communications. He served on the Board of Directors at the Southern Dallas Development Corporation and on loan committee for the Business & Community Leaders of Texas. Gregory has one son, Darren, who also resides in Texas and works as an SBA Business Development Officer in the financial industry.
Dave is retired from the United States Air Force, proudly serving for 20 years in a career that took him to 43 countries in service to this nation. Additionally, he holds a multitude of degrees including a Bachelor’s of International Business from Wright State University and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Florida. He is actively involved in his community as the Executive Director of the Family Church of Pickerington, a volunteer with the United Way and Veteran Mentor with the United States Veteran’s Administration.
About First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 126 community banking offices in 30 counties throughout Pennsylvania and Ohio, as well as business banking centers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Canton, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. The company also operates mortgage offices in Wexford, Pennsylvania, as well as Hudson and Lewis Center, Ohio. First Commonwealth provides a full range of commercial banking, consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management and insurance products and services through its subsidiaries First Commonwealth Bank and First Commonwealth Insurance Agency. For more information about First Commonwealth or to open an account today, please visit www.fcbanking.com.
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