Camden National Bank Announces Bangor and Downeast Leadership

CAMDEN, Maine, February 21, 2017 – Camden National Bank is pleased to announce new leaders of the Bank’s Bangor Commercial group and Downeast Retail group.

James Adsit has joined the Bank as Senior Vice President & Director of Commercial Banking for the Bangor and Downeast Regions. In this position, he will lead a commercial banking team providing financing and cash management solutions to businesses and commercial customers throughout the region. With expertise in both banking and business, Adsit most recently was Senior Vice President, Healthcare Group New England Team Leader for the First Niagara Bank N.A., prior to relocating to Bangor and joining Camden National Bank. A graduate of the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, Adsit worked as an executive at a Michigan-based manufacturing auto supplier earlier in his career. He shares the Bank’s passion for vitalizing our communities.

Working alongside Adsit in Downeast, Maine is Blaine Jones, the new Retail Regional Manager for Camden National Bank in the Downeast Region. Jones most recently served as Regional Market Manager for Bangor Savings Bank and is passionate about further developing the local market in his new role. Jones will lead the Bank’s efforts in providing retail deposit and lending efforts throughout the Downeast region. A lifelong resident of Maine, Jones currently resides in Machias and is an active member of the board of directors for many local nonprofit organizations including the Sunrise County Economic Council. He is a graduate of the University of Maine and received his MBA from Thomas College. 

Camden National Bank provides commercial, retail, brokerage and wealth management services through 61 banking centers located across the state of Maine. Every day, the Bank’s 650 employees are dedicated to providing personalized service and the best banking experience for customers. 

“We are thrilled to have Jim and Blaine join us,” said Greg Dufour, President and Chief Executive Officer of Camden National Bank. “They both bring enormous talent and experience that will enhance our service to businesses and individuals alike within the Bangor and Downeast Regions, delivering a top-notch banking experience and emphasizing our commitment to these important regions of our organization.” 

About Camden National Bank
Camden National Corporation (NASDAQ:CAC), founded in 1875 and headquartered in Camden, Maine, is the largest publicly traded bank holding company in Northern New England with over $3.9 billion in assets and more than 650 employees. Camden National Bank, its subsidiary, is a full-service community bank that offers an array of consumer and business financial products and services, accompanied by the latest in digital banking technology to empower customers to bank the way they want. The Bank provides personalized service through a network of 61 banking centers, 81 ATMs, and lending offices in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, all complimented by 24/7 live phone support. Comprehensive wealth management, investment, and financial planning services are delivered by Camden National Wealth Management. To learn more, visit here. Member FDIC.