Penn Community Bank receives Economic Impact Award

Penn Community Bank was honored for the impact its growth and expansion has had on the economy of Bucks County and the surrounding areas

The Times

(From left), Patty Samuels, Rick Battaglia, Jennifer Kelly, Jessica Sweeney, Jeane Vidoni Coyle, and Adam Pennicuik, of Penn Community Bank, accept the 2017 Economic Impact Champion of Commerce Award from the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce.

Penn Community Bank has been honored with the Economic Impact Champion of Commerce award presented by the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce. The annual award was presented at the Chamber’s 2017 Champions of Commerce event on Nov. 30 at the Pen Ryn Estate on the Delaware in Bensalem.

The Lower Bucks Chamber recognized eight exceptional individuals, businesses and organizations, including Penn Community Bank, in its signature 2017 Champions of Commerce Awards. The Chamber’s selection committee, which included some of the area’s most accomplished business professionals, received numerous nominations of businesses and individuals who are “Making a Difference Where We Work, Live and Learn.”

Penn Community Bank was honored for the impact its growth and expansion has had on the economy of Bucks County and the surrounding areas. Over the past two years, Penn Community Bank has added nearly 30 new jobs, a growth rate of 10 percent, and has opened new retail locations in Warminster and Abington, bringing to 24 the number of bank branches across Bucks and Montgomery counties.

In addition to significant job creation, Penn Community Bank serves as a resource for businesses of all types across the region, offering commercial loans that help fuel economic growth and financial advice that enables leaders to make smart business decisions.

Those qualities and more helped Penn Community Bank stand out and be recognized by the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce for acting as a catalyst for positive economic growth throughout the region.

For more information about the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, visit www.lbccc.org.