Rick Zilewicz joins The Coop’s Commercial Banking team as Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Banking Officer and oversees the development and execution of the bank’s commercial lending business and helps businesses on and off the Cape meet their business goals.
Rick brings more than three decades of experience in the banking industry, having held leadership roles at prominent, national banks. Most recently, he served as Market Manager, Senior Vice President of Business Banking, at Citizens Bank in Boston, a post he held for seven years. He has also served in senior business banking positions at Bank of America and Fleet National Bank. Rick has risen through the ranks and comes to The Coop well-positioned to manage the current portfolio and work with the team to offer exceptional customer service and banking solutions to businesses. Rick will leverage his big bank experience to find right-fit solutions for our business community.
Rick is a resident of Duxbury, and received a degree in Economics from Boston University and an MBA from American International College in Springfield, Mass. He also completed a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Business at Harvard Extension School. He is an avid fisherman and enjoys long days on the seas.
“I’m excited to be part of a bank that is focused on the community, committed to philanthropic giving and devoted to its business clients. I look forward to helping The Coop continue its tradition of contributing to the community in a progressive and dynamic way. Our commercial lending team has the knowledge, skills, and local experience to offer creative solutions to businesses, no matter the industry.”