December 27, 2018 ****MEDIA ALERT - PHOTO OPPORTUNITY**** What: Join Washington Trust Chairman & CEO Ned Handy, President & COO Mark Gim and North Providence officials as The Washington Trust Company officially opens its newest branch in North Providence, Rhode Island with a ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at 9 a.m., on Thursday, January 10th. When: Thursday, January 10th, 2018 9 a.m. Where: 1588 Mineral Spring Avenue North Providence, RI Contact: Tony Nunes, AVP, Social Media and Public Relations Officer (401) 348-1657 email@example.com ABOUT WASHINGTON TRUST Founded in 1800, Washington Trust is the oldest community bank in the nation and one of the Northeast’s premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: WASH). Additional information on Washington Trust and its subsidiaries can be found at https://www.washtrust.com/.