LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — City National Bank introduced at the moment that Martha Henderson, the financial institution’s long-standing govt vice chairman of Leisure Banking, will assume the newly created function 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 necessary function in Leisure Banking, particularly within the group’s work with purchasers and on technique.
When she joined Metropolis Nationwide, Henderson was one among simply 16 colleagues on the financial institution’s fledgling Leisure Banking crew. She was made head of the enterprise in 1989. Beneath her management, Metropolis Nationwide’s crew of 250 colleagues now gives monetary experience to greater than 90% of leisure enterprise managers, greater than half of all Broadway exhibits, greater than 80% of the nation music business in Nashville, and a number of the largest 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 places of work in Atlanta and on Music Row in Nashville in 2011, and, most just lately, in Miami in 2019. (Metropolis Nationwide does enterprise within the state of Florida as CN Financial institution.)
“Metropolis Nationwide has a protracted and wealthy historical past of supporting the leisure business since our founding in 1954,” stated Kelly Coffey, CEO of Metropolis Nationwide. “I wish to congratulate Martha on her new function, and I’m grateful that we are going to 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 some of the highly effective executives in Hollywood. Barron’s known as her the “Greta Garbo of personal banking.” On account of her management in the course of the pandemic, The Wrap named her one of many “Ladies Who Saved Hollywood” in 2020.
Henderson’s legacy extends past Metropolis Nationwide. She can also be a longtime supporter of Challenge Angel Meals, the place she is a member of its Circle of Angels. She serves on the boards of the Pals of Saban Neighborhood Clinic and The Geffen Playhouse, for which she was beforehand a co-chair, and he or she volunteers her time to Large Brothers Large Sisters of Higher Los Angeles.
“I additionally wish to congratulate JaHan, who’s extremely shopper centered and has performed an necessary function in our Leisure Banking group since he joined in 2007,” stated Coffey. “He’s an impressive 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 Might 2021. He has greater than 30 years of banking expertise and has held a sequence of more and more senior roles inside Leisure Banking since becoming a member of the crew 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 academic program and discussion board for acknowledged music business leaders. Lively in the neighborhood, 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 Large Brothers Large Sisters of Higher 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 Govt Council and experiences 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 gives banking, funding and belief providers by 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 purchasers by places of work 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.
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