STUART, Fla., December 13, 2016 – Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (“Seacoast”) (NASDAQ: SBCF) today announced that Jeff Bray has joined Seacoast Bank as Executive Vice President of Service and Operations.
“We are thrilled to have Jeff join the Seacoast team, as he brings a balance of business and technical expertise and a proven record of leading high performing teams in a fast-paced environment,” said Dennis S. Hudson, III, Chairman and CEO of Seacoast. “Jeff brings over 20 years of experience leading effective business strategy, operations performance, and cross-functional team leadership in the financial services industry. We are confident he will help continue to bring transformational change to Seacoast as the industry evolves.”
Seacoast Bank continues to focus on being a leader in digital innovation within the community banking industry and creating value for its shareholders. Jeff’s appointment to this role is a key piece of continuing to move the business in that direction.
Most recently, Jeff served as President of the eChannel Division at DFC Global based in London, UK. In this role, he focused on expanding the digital consumer lending business in North America and Europe, including overseeing the consolidation of operations through multiple acquired lending services in Europe.
Over his career Jeff has held leadership roles at Bank of America, Capital One Financial, and General Electric Appliance Division. He earned a bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering from the United States Military Academy. He is also a Six Sigma Master Black Belt.
Lara Blosser, Edelman on Behalf of Seacoast Bank
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About Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF) Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida is one of the largest community banks headquartered in Florida with approximately$4.4 billion in assets and $3.5 billion in deposits as of June 30, 2016. The Company provides integrated financial services including commercial and retail banking, wealth management, and mortgage services to customers through advanced banking solutions, 52 traditional branches of its locally-branded wholly-owned subsidiary bank, Seacoast Bank, and five commercial banking centers. Offices stretch from Ft. Lauderdale, Boca Raton and West Palm Beach north through the Daytona Beach area, into Orlando and Central Florida, and west to Okeechobee and surrounding counties. More information about the Company is available at SeacoastBanking.com.