The Bank of Greene County has been recognized as part of the New York Historical Business Preservation Registry, a program established by Senator Michelle Hinchey and sponsored by the state Legislature in 2020. The bank was honored for its significant contributions to the history of its community and for operating for at least 50 years.
On Monday, January 22nd, about 75 bank officers, directors, and guests gathered to ring the closing bell at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange in celebration of the bank’s 135th anniversary and its 25th year of being listed on the Nasdaq. Senator Michelle Hinchey commended the bank, stating that it is “the epitome of a community-minded partner.”
Donald Gibson, president and CEO of the Bank of Greene County expressed excitement about the bank’s recent accomplishments. He mentioned that they have raised interest rates on their e-checking account and e-savings account. Additionally, they have been added to New York State Historic Business Preservation Registry. This has been an incredible year for the Bank of Greene County, and they are excited to celebrate this momentous occasion.