Tompkins Bank of Castile named Business of the Year in Genesee County

Posted 5 February 2020 at 11:25 am

Press Release, Tompkins Bank of Castile

BATAVIA – Tompkins Bank of Castile is being honored as the 2019 Business of the Year by the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce.

The award—which recognizes organizations that demonstrate significant business stability, commitment to the community and leadership—will be presented at the Chamber’s 48th annual Awards Ceremony on Saturday, March 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Quality Inn & Suites in Batavia.

“We are grateful to the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce for this wonderful recognition,” said John McKenna, President and CEO of Tompkins Bank of Castile. “Tompkins is proud to partner with the Chamber and other community organizations to ensure our region’s growth and prosperity in the years to come.”

Tompkins Bank of Castile recently celebrated its 150th anniversary with yearlong celebrations throughout 2019. Based in Batavia, the bank serves the GLOW region (Genesee, Livingston, Orleans and Wyoming counties) and beyond in Rochester and most recently, expanded into Buffalo with the opening of its Amherst location. Tompkins Bank of Castile has a branch in Medina.

“Tompkins Bank of Castile has seen unprecedented growth in Genesee County in recent years,” said Tom Turnbull, President of the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce.  “Not only are they a thriving business in our area but they have continued to be a leader in community service and volunteerism. With Tompkins celebrating their 150th anniversary, they were a natural and worthy choice to receive the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce’s Business of the Year.”

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