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Washington Trust Hires Paul Fredette as Mortgage Company  Vice President and Regional Manager in Wellesley, MA

Washington Trust Hires Paul Fredette as Mortgage Company Vice President and Regional Manager in Wellesley, MA

June 13, 2017 - The Washington Trust Company announced that Paul M. Fredette, of North Kingstown, RI, has been hired as Vice President and Regional Manager of the Washington Trust Mortgage Company in the Newton/Wellesley area of Massachusetts.
Washington Trust Hires Christopher Devine as Assistant Vice President,  Branch Manager for Newest Branch Opening this Fall in Coventry, RI

Washington Trust Hires Christopher Devine as Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager for Newest Branch Opening this Fall in Coventry, RI

June 12, 2017 - The Washington Trust Company announced that Christopher P. Devine, of Cranston, RI, has been hired as Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager for the newest Washington Trust branch which is set to open in Coventry, Rhode Island this September.
Washington Trust Expands Leadership Team

Washington Trust Expands Leadership Team

June 5, 2017 - Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., the publicly-owned holding company of The Washington Trust Company, today announced Ronald S. Ohsberg has been appointed Executive Vice President and Treasurer, and Mark K.W. Gim has been named Senior Executive Vice President, Wealth Management and Chief Strategy Officer.

Washington Trust Provides $8.6 Million in Financing for Construction of 52-Unit Rental Community in Essex, CT

May 26, 2017 - Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $8.6 million in financing to 21 Plains, LLC, 27 Plains, LLC and 29 Plains, LLC, for the construction of Essex Station Apartments, a 3-building, 52-unit luxury rental community with a moderate income component in Essex, Connecticut.
Washington Trust Supports Station Fire Memorial Foundation’s Memorial Park Campaign With $50,000 Donation

Washington Trust Supports Station Fire Memorial Foundation’s Memorial Park Campaign With $50,000 Donation

May 17, 2017 - Washington Trust has donated $50,000 to the Station Fire Memorial Foundation in support of its capital campaign to build the memorial park created to honor the 100 people who lost their lives in the tragic Station Nightclub fire on February 20, 2003.
More Than 100 Volunteers Take Part in Washington Trust Statewide Rhode Island Beach Cleanup

More Than 100 Volunteers Take Part in Washington Trust Statewide Rhode Island Beach Cleanup

May 11, 2017 – This past Saturday, May 6th, more than 100 volunteers participated in the first annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup at eight beaches across Southern Rhode Island.

Washington Trust Provides Commercial Financing to IYRS School of Technology & Trades in Newport, RI

May 4, 2017 - The Washington Trust Company recently provided commercial financing to the IYRS School of Technology & Trades, a Newport based experiential learning institution.

Washington Trust Named to KBW “Bank Honor Roll” for Sixth Consecutive Year

April 28, 2017 - For the sixth consecutive year, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. has named Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. to its “2016 Bank Honor Roll” of superior performers.

Washington Trust Provides $3 Million in Financing for 66-Unit Apartment Building in Middletown, CT

April 27, 2017 - Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $3 million to Woodrow Wilson Middletown, LLC, for the refinancing of Woodrow Wilson Apartments, a 4-story, 66-unit apartment building in Middletown, Connecticut.

Washington Trust Annual Meeting Highlights Record 2016 Performance

April 21, 2017 - Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH), the publicly owned holding company of The Washington Trust Company, held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Tuesday at the Westerly Public Library, for the year ended December 31, 2016.

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