Greg Hargis recently joined Gateway First Bank as Senior Vice President, Institutions in the Treasury Management Division. Hargis will work with the executive team as they cultivate relationships with financial institutions to further develop business with bank clients. Greg has responsibility for advising clients and developing the capabilities, products and services to meet the needs of the financial institutions’ industry.
Announcing the hire via Business Wire, Stephen Curry, Chairman and CEO said, “It is critical we have someone with Greg’s experience as a part of our team as we continue to grow Gateway First Bank and deliver on our ‘on time, every time’ commitment to the communities we serve.”
Partner Scott Petty and his banking executive search team at Chartwell Partners conducted the search. Speaking about the engagement, Scott said. “We are delighted for Greg and the GFB team. It is always a pleasure to work with Gateway First Bank. They are a dynamic growth organization and we are always proud to represent them when they call on us to meet their financial services recruiting needs.”
About Gateway First Bank
Gateway First Bank is a leading financial institution that provides banking and mortgage services for consumers and commercial customers. Headquartered in Jenks, Oklahoma, Gateway is a $1.7 billion asset sized bank with a strong mortgage operation. Gateway is one of the largest banking and mortgage operations in the United States with six bank branches in Oklahoma, 150 mortgage centers in 40 states, and over 1,300 employees.
About Chartwell Partners
Chartwell Partners is a national, retained search firm founded in 2005 specializing in executive and board of director leadership recruitment. Partner Scott Petty and his team pride themselves on being one of the best executive search firm recruiting teams in the nation. We are regularly called upon by clients in the Commercial Banking, Community Banking and Real Estate Sectors to recruit C-Suite and other senior executives. As a top executive search firm, it is our job and privilege to meet the executive recruiting needs of our clients.