STUART, Fla., October 18, 2021 -- Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF), one of the largest community banks based in Florida, today announced that J.C. Perrin has been promoted to Market President of Palm Beach County. Perrin will lead the bank’s continued growth in one of Florida’s most dynamic and fast-growing markets.
Perrin has been with Seacoast for almost eight years in various roles. Most recently, he served as Commercial Banking Director in Palm Beach and Broward County, where he led a significant expansion of Seacoast’s commercial banking footprint throughout South Florida. Perrin has also helped lead the integration efforts of Seacoast’s numerous acquisitions in the South Florida market, including Grand Bank, Palm Beach Community Bank, First Bank of the Palm Beaches, and most recently, Legacy Bank.
Additionally, Jay Shearouse, Seacoast’s current Market President, will work alongside Perrin as Seacoast’s Market Executive, assisting him with market development, recruiting, client development, and sharing insight into one of Seacoast’s most significant growth markets.
“J.C. is a tremendous banker, steadfastly executing Seacoast’s unique brand of high-quality community banking service and leading technology over the last eight years,” said Austen Carroll, Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer of Seacoast Bank. “Palm Beach County is a key growth market for the Company, and we are excited about the future ahead with J.C. at the helm.”
Perrin has served his community as a director of the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce and was recognized as Business Leader of the Year in 2006. His passion for education also led him to serve on several boards, including the Chamber’s Golden Bell Education Foundation, the Mae Volen Senior Center, and Best Foot Forward. Currently, Perrin is a board member of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches.