Holt Chetwood has joined First Citizens Bank as manager of commercial banking for the Columbia, S.C., market. He leads First Citizens’ commercial banking team in the area and is responsible for developing and managing relationships with local companies in the community. He is based out of the First Citizens Center at 1230 Main Street in downtown Columbia.
“We’re glad to welcome Holt to First Citizens. He brings strong leadership, superior relationship management skills and a proven track record of results,” said Brendan Chambers, commercial and middle market sales director at First Citizens Bank. “We’re fortunate to have him in charge of our commercial banking team as we continue to serve our customers, enhance our presence and build on our longstanding foundation in Columbia.”
Prior to joining First Citizens, Chetwood served as Midlands market president and commercial banking manager at Wells Fargo for the past 11 years. He brings experience leading and developing high-performing sales teams and driving innovation, process improvement and business strategy.
A Clemson graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business management, Chetwood is active in the Columbia community. He currently serves as a board member for the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce, United Way of the Midlands, Columbia Urban League, South Carolina Bankers Association and Palmetto Baseball League, among numerous other community leadership roles.
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Founded in 1898 and headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., First Citizens Bank serves customers at more than 500 branches in 19 states and at 130 locations across South Carolina. First Citizens Bank is a major subsidiary of First Citizens BancShares Inc. (Nasdaq: FCNCA), which has more than $48 billion in assets. For more information, call toll free 1.888.FC DIRECT (1.888.323.4732) or visit firstcitizens.com. First Citizens Bank. Forever First®.