ROGERS, Ark. – Dec. 9, 2021– Regions Bank on Thursday announced the latest addition to its Commercial Banking team serving Northwest Arkansas and Southwest Missouri. Patrick McConnell, a 25-year financial industry veteran, will serve as a relationship manager providing Regions’ large business clients with customized financial solutions to help them achieve their financial goals. McConnell will also develop new relationships with companies in the Fort Smith River Valley and throughout Northwest Arkansas and Southwest Missouri.
McConnell’s experience spans several areas ranging from portfolio management, to lending, business finance, and credit. He also served as a field examiner.
“Patrick brings a unique and valuable perspective to our clients and to our team from the variety of experience he has gained throughout his career,” said Jerry Vest, Commercial Banking leader and Northwest Arkansas market executive for Regions Bank. “That extensive experience, combined with Patrick’s commitment to building relationships with business leaders, make him a perfect fit for this role. We’re pleased to welcome him to our Commercial Banking team.”
Patrick brings a unique and valuable perspective to our clients and to our team from the variety of experience he has gained throughout his career. That extensive experience, combined with Patrick’s commitment to building relationships with business leaders, make him a perfect fit for this role.
Jerry Vest, Commercial Banking leader and Northwest Arkansas market executive for Regions Bank
McConnell’s role will also involve connecting clients with colleagues from across Regions’ business groups, including Consumer Banking, Wealth Management, and more, to deliver a complete array of financial services and solutions to help them establish a foundation for continued success. This team-based banking approach is called Regions360, a model where team members from across Regions’ departments work together to deliver holistic, customized solutions to meet the comprehensive financial needs of individual customers and businesses.
“Having a dedicated focus to serving all of our clients’ banking needs is what drew me to Regions,” said McConnell. “By bringing our entire team to the table, we can help our clients achieve both their personal and professional milestones. That’s what relationship banking is all about.”
McConnell’s two-plus decades of financial services experience include roles with Wells Fargo in Atlanta, PNC Bank in New York and Bank of America in London. He also served as an account executive with GMAC and as a loan officer with Fleet Capital Corporation. McConnell earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Central Michigan University.
About Regions Financial Corporation
Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF), with $156 billion in assets, is a member of the S&P 500 Index and is one of the nation’s largest full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, wealth management, and mortgage products and services. Regions serves customers across the South, Midwest and Texas, and through its subsidiary, Regions Bank, operates more than 1,300 banking offices and approximately 2,000 ATMs. Regions Bank is an Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Additional information about Regions and its full line of products and services can be found at www.regions.com.