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Washington Trust Provides Construction Financing for Three-Building Retail Project in Danbury, CT

April 20, 2016 - Washington Trust's Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided financing to SG Newtown Road Partners, LLC, for the construction of a three building, 18-thousand square-foot retail project in Danbury, CT. The three building property, located at 74 Newtown Road, includes two outparcels currently occupied by Texas Roadhouse and Popeye’s restaurants and a 7,650 square-foot in-line space occupied by Aspen Dental, T-Mobile and Doctor’s Express. SG Newtown Road Partners, LLC is a joint venture between The Grossman Companies and Summit Development.

Washington Trust Provides $2.5 Million in Financing for the Expansion and Renovation of the Ronald McDonald House of Providence, RI

April 19, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company recently provided $2.5 Million in commercial financing to the Ronald McDonald House of Providence for the expansion and renovation of its family support facilities.

Washington Trust Named to KBW "Bank Honor Roll" for Fifth Consecutive Year

April 15, 2016 - For the fifth consecutive year, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. (KBW) has named Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ OMX®: WASH) to its “2015 Bank Honor Roll” of superior performers. Selected from a list of nearly 400 companies listed on the NYSE and Nasdaq exchanges, Washington Trust is one of only 18 companies nationwide to be chosen for the Honor Roll; it is also the only Rhode Island bank, and one of only three financial service companies in New England to be selected.

Washington Trust Provides $3.15 Million in Financing for Multi-Tenant Industrial Portfolio in Stratford, CT

April 7, 2016 - Washington Trust's Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $3.15 million to the Marsilio Group for the refinancing and tenant improvements of a two-property, multi-tenant industrial portfolio in Stratford, Connecticut.

Washington Trust Hires Sean Fleming as Mortgage Loan Officer

April 6, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company announced that Sean P. Fleming, of Cumberland, RI, has been hired as a Mortgage Loan Officer for the Washington Trust Mortgage Company in the Newton/Wellesley area of Massachusetts.
Washington Trust Appoints Laura Davis as Senior Vice President of Lending Support Services

Washington Trust Appoints Laura Davis as Senior Vice President of Lending Support Services

April 5, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company recently announced that Laura L. Davis, of South Kingstown, RI, has been named Senior Vice President, Lending Support Services for the mortgage team in Westerly, RI. In her position, Davis will oversee the operational areas that support the Bank’s mortgage and consumer loan origination efforts.
Washington Trust Makes Charitable Donations on Behalf of Employees Recognized for Spirit and Community Service

Washington Trust Makes Charitable Donations on Behalf of Employees Recognized for Spirit and Community Service

March 21, 2016The Washington Trust Company recently recognized three employees for standout performances both on the job and in the community. The Bank awarded each of the three employees with $1,000 to donate to the non-profit(s) of their choice.
Washington Trust Hires Kathleen Doeg Medeiros as Mortgage Loan Officer

Washington Trust Hires Kathleen Doeg Medeiros as Mortgage Loan Officer

March 16, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company announced that Kathleen Doeg Medeiros, of North Scituate, RI, has been hired as a Mortgage Loan Officer for the Washington Trust mortgage office in Warwick, RI.

Washington Trust Provides Commercial Financing for the Acquisition of 175-Room Hotel in Plymouth, MA

March 2, 2016 - Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided financing to Plymouth Downtown BVL Investment Group, LLC and Plymouth Downtown BVL Operating Group, LLC, for the acquisition and capital improvements of a former Radisson Hotel in Plymouth, MA.

Washington Trust Hires Sherry Fonseca as Mortgage Company Vice President and Regional Manager

February 26, 2016 - The Washington Trust Company announced that Sherry A. Fonseca, of Cumberland, RI, has been hired as Vice President and Regional Manager of the Washington Trust Mortgage Company in the Newton/Wellesley area of Massachusetts. In her position, Fonseca will work closely with a network of real estate, financial, and building professionals to assist homeowners in all aspects of the home-buying process, from application to closing.

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