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Marcus Charlemagne Appointed Manager for New Washington Trust  Branch Opening in North Providence, RI

Marcus Charlemagne Appointed Manager for New Washington Trust Branch Opening in North Providence, RI

November 5, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company announced that Marcus Charlemagne, of Smithfield, Rhode Island, has been appointed as assistant vice president and branch manager for the new Washington Trust branch set to open in January 2019 at 1588 Mineral Spring Avenue in North Providence, Rhode Island.
Washington Trust Provides $2.5 Million for Refinancing of  Retail Property in Barkhamsted, CT

Washington Trust Provides $2.5 Million for Refinancing of Retail Property in Barkhamsted, CT

November 1, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $2.5 million to Sound Garrett Barkhamsted, LLC, for the refinancing of a 16,559 square foot retail property in Barkhamsted, Connecticut.
16 Tons of Paper Shred Across RI and Southeastern, CT During Washington Trust Community Shred Day

16 Tons of Paper Shred Across RI and Southeastern, CT During Washington Trust Community Shred Day

October 26, 2018 – Nearly 32,000 pounds, or 16 tons of paper was shred and recycled on Saturday, October 20th, as part of a free community shred day presented by The Washington Trust Company at eight of its branch locations across Rhode Island, and one in Mystic, Connecticut.
Washington Trust Provides $13 Million for First Phase Construction  of Multifamily Apartment Development in Vernon, CT

Washington Trust Provides $13 Million for First Phase Construction of Multifamily Apartment Development in Vernon, CT

October 26, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $13 million to Talcottville Vernon Development, LLC, for the first phase of construction on the multifamily Trail Run Apartments development in Vernon, Connecticut
Washington Trust To Host Free Community Shred Day at  Various Branches Across Rhode Island and Connecticut

Washington Trust To Host Free Community Shred Day at Various Branches Across Rhode Island and Connecticut

September 11, 2018 – The Washington Trust Company will hold a free Community Shred Day at eight of its branches across Rhode Island and one in Connecticut from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
Washington Trust Provides $39.6 Million in Financing for Construction of Trumbull Lofts Apartment Complex in Trumbull, CT

Washington Trust Provides $39.6 Million in Financing for Construction of Trumbull Lofts Apartment Complex in Trumbull, CT

September 5, 2018 – Washington Trust’s Commercial Real Estate Group recently provided $39.6 million in financing to Trumbull Developers, LLC, for the development and construction of Trumbull Lofts, a 202-unit, class-A apartment complex in Trumbull, Connecticut.
From CIO Review - America's Oldest Bank takes on the future of VMWare Integration

From CIO Review - America's Oldest Bank takes on the future of VMWare Integration

Washington Trust in the News - Washington Trust Chief Information Officer, Jim Mignone, and Director of Technology, Daryl Clark, recently wrote an article for CIO Review about the future of virtualization through the Bank's own experience with VMWare Integration.
Washington Trust Supports University Orthopedics in  Recent Opening of Surgery Center in East Providence, RI

Washington Trust Supports University Orthopedics in Recent Opening of Surgery Center in East Providence, RI

August 3, 2018 – University Orthopedics, a regional center for orthopedic and rehabilitation care, recently opened a new, 90,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art medical office and surgery center in East Providence, Rhode Island. Washington Trust provided commercial financing for the new facility, which is the first commercial project within the Kettle Point redevelopment project in East Providence.
Nation’s Oldest Community Bank Rings NASDAQ Opening Bell

Nation’s Oldest Community Bank Rings NASDAQ Opening Bell

July 31, 2018 – This morning, Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH) Chairman and CEO Edward O. Handy III was joined by more than 50 Washington Trust executive leaders, senior managers and employees to ring the NASDAQ opening bell and celebrate 218 years of service as the oldest community bank in the nation.
Nation’s Oldest Community Bank to Ring Nasdaq Opening Bell

Nation’s Oldest Community Bank to Ring Nasdaq Opening Bell

July 26, 2018 – Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WASH), founded in 1800 and recognized as the oldest community bank in the nation, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square on Tuesday, July 31st.

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