Bank of America Names Brian King President of Maine
Bank of America has named Brian King president of Bank of America Maine. King succeeds Bill Williamson, who held the position for 10 years and has announced his decision to retire next year after more than 40 years with the company.
As president, King will be responsible for connecting the banking and investment resources offered through the bank’s eight lines of business to people and companies across Maine. He will also lead the effort to deploy Bank of America’s resources to address social concerns, strengthen economic opportunity, and build strong communities, as well as support the health, safety, and engagement of local employees.
“Over his 25-year career at Bank of America, Brian has established deep relationships with teammates, clients and the Maine community. In this new role, he will help ensure we continue to be a great partner,” said Brian Moynihan, chief executive officer, Bank of America. “I thank Bill for his leadership and wish him the very best in his upcoming retirement.”
In addition to his responsibilities as president of Maine, King is responsible for the Advantage Banking Checking Account product and portfolio. Since joining Bank of America, he has held leadership positions in several areas, including underwriting, client satisfaction, retention and marketing.
As a long-time Maine resident, Brian is active in the community having served as the board of directors chairperson for the Junior Achievement of Maine and as a board member of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce. He recently joined the Educate Maine board of directors. He is also involved in the Bank of America’s employee networks, currently serving as the executive sponsor of Military Assistance & Support Group (MSAG) Maine and Disability Action Network (DAN) Maine. King graduated from Thomas College, where he earned a B.S. degree in finance and economics.
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving approximately 67 million consumer and small business clients with approximately 4,100 retail financial centers, approximately 16,000 ATMs, and award-winning digital banking with approximately 54 million verified digital users. Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. Bank of America offers industry-leading support to approximately 3 million small business households through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services. The company serves clients through operations across the United States, its territories and approximately 35 countries. Bank of America Corporation stock (NYSE: BAC) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
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Julia Ehrenfeld, Bank of America