Camden, Maine, September 21, 2012 – Gregory A. Dufour, president and chief executive officer of Camden National Bank, is pleased to announce that Leslie Eaton has been named senior vice president, corporate and government services manager for Camden National Bank. Eaton is based in the Main Office in Camden, is responsible for Camden National’s deposit product development and growth, and oversees the bank’s cash management products and services, including product development, business development, relationship expansion and sales activity for commercial and government entities. She reports to Tim Nightingale, executive vice president and senior lending officer for Camden National Bank.
“My career at Camden National has given me the opportunity to work with many of our state’s wonderful businesses and organizations,” said Eaton. “Developing products and finding solutions to help companies succeed is incredibly rewarding, and I look forward to continuing to do so.”
Eaton began her career with Camden National in 2005 as manager of the bank’s call center staff. In 2006 she was promoted to deposit and strategic planning manager, overseeing retail, commercial and government deposits as well as key strategic initiatives for the company. In 2009, Eaton took on the role of deposit and sales manager, leading the efforts to train more than 400 Camden National employees in Integrity Sales training. The following year, she assumed additional responsibility managing the bank’s Corporate Services division. Prior to joining Camden National Bank, Eaton served in several management-level positions at MBNA, where she worked for 12 years.
“Leslie has been a valuable employee, and has been a key player in several important initiatives, such as our Integrity Selling education program,” said Dufour. “She is passionate about her work and it shows in everything that she does; Leslie’s promotion to senior vice president is well-deserved.”
Eaton is a graduate of the Northern New England School of Banking and is a certified Integrity Selling, Integrity Selling for Sales Professionals and Integrity Coaching facilitator. She is active with the Penobscot Bay YMCA, serving as board secretary and as chair of its annual support campaign. Eaton also serves on the board of the Northport Golf Club. She lives in Camden with her husband Dan.
“Leslie has readily accepted positions of increasing responsibility during her tenure at Camden National,” said Nightingale. “This promotion is a reflection of her hard work and dedication to our company, attributes that have led to her success in each and every assignment she has taken on here.”
About Camden National Corporation
Camden National Corporation, recently recognized by Forbes as one of “America’s Most Trustworthy Companies,” is the holding company employing more than 400 Maine residents for two financial services companies including Camden National Bank and the wealth management company, Acadia Trust, N.A. Camden National Bank is a full-service community bank with a network of 38 banking offices throughout Maine. Acadia Trust offers investment management and fiduciary services with offices in Portland and Ellsworth. Located at Camden National Bank, Camden Financial Consultants offers full-service brokerage and insurance services.