First National Bank LI Celebrates Opening of Riverhead Branch


First National Bank LI Celebrates Grand Opening of Riverhead Branch


RIVERHEAD, N.Y., June 14, 2021 – First National Bank LI has put down roots in Riverhead. The Community Bank celebrated the occasion with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony hosted by the Town of Riverhead and the Riverhead Chamber of Commerce on July 14th, bringing together local elected officials, community members, and business customers to mark the occasion.

“As First National Bank LI expands its presence on the East End, our goal is to become a community partner, the bank that's top of mind," said Chris Becker, President and CEO. "Our bankers have a long history of serving the local community and understand the unique needs of businesses operating across the twin forks. Couple this with our commitment to customer-first service; our team is always a call away and well-positioned to help our customers grow."

Located at 140 East Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901, the new full-service branch expands First National Bank LI's branch network to the East End. The branch network spans Suffolk, Nassau, Queens, Brooklyn, and Manhattan with an East Hampton location opening this fall. The Bank offers a full complement of personal, business banking and lending solutions as well as the mobile technology needed to manage your day-to-day finances with ease

"I am delighted to welcome First National Bank Long Island to their new location on Main Street, in the heart of downtown Riverhead,” said Riverhead Town Supervisor Yvette Aguiar. “I thank them for joining our rapidly growing business community and wish them many years of continued success."

Riverhead Chamber of Commerce President Bob Kern said, "we are very pleased to welcome First National Bank LI, not only as a Chamber member but as new business contributing to the revitalization of downtown.”

The Riverhead location hosts many familiar faces from the East End banking industry, including VP & Market Manager Angie Reese, VP & Branch Manager Kim Sweeney, SVP & Director of Middle-Market Lending Robert Grady, and SVP & Middle Market Relationship Manager Bruce Bradley, among others.

The new branch showcases the Bank's updated look and aesthetic, following the launch of a new blue and grey logo and the pointed tagline "Go First. Go Far." These changes celebrate the institution’s 94-year history of success while nodding to future opportunities when banking with First National Bank LI.

"The Riverhead team is excited to connect with area residents and businesses, and we have products and solutions designed with you in mind," said Angie Reese, Market Manager. "If you're looking for a new banking relationship built on a solid foundation, we're here to help you grow."

Customers may be eligible for introductory offers.

Riverhead Banking hours are as follows:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drive-up hours: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Drive-up hours: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Drive-up hours: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

To connect with the Riverhead team, CLICK HERE or call (631) 603-3698.