Hudson Valley Bank Names New Connecticut Relationship Manager

David T. Kehoe had been named Vice President and Relationship Manager at Hudson Valley Bank

Yonkers, NY, September 26, 2009 --( James J. Landy, President and CEO of Hudson Valley Bank has announced that David T. Kehoe has been named Vice President and Relationship Manager.

Mr. Kehoe, who will be working out of the Bank’s Milford office, located at 54 Broad Street, is responsible for new business development, selling deposit and lending products, and referring investment management business to the Bank in Milford and surrounding communities.

Mr. Kehoe has more than thirty years of professional banking experience. He was most recently, a Vice President of Commercial Lending for Fairfield and New Haven Counties at Cornerstone Bank (now New Alliance Bank). He was responsible for establishing name recognition for commercial lending, and providing portfolio management and customer service.

A resident of Bethany, CT, Mr. Kehoe is a graduate of Southern Connecticut State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. “David is a veteran banker who understands the banking needs of businesses and individuals in the Milford, CT area and shares our commitment to exceptional customer service. He is a welcome addition to our Bank,” Mr. Landy said.

Hudson Valley Bank (HVB) is the largest Westchester-based bank with $2.5 billion in assets, serving the New York Metropolitan area and lower Connecticut with 32 branches. HVB specializes in providing a full range of financial services to businesses, professional services firms, not-for-profit organizations and individuals; and offers services specifically designed for attorneys, property managers, real estate developers and investors, municipalities and religious organizations. HVB also provides investment management services through a subsidiary, A. R. Schmeidler & Co., Inc. Hudson Valley Holding Corp. is the parent of Hudson Valley Bank and its stock is traded under the ticker symbol "HUVL" on the OTC Bulletin Board. Additional information on Hudson Valley Bank can be obtained on its website.

Hudson Valley Bank
Anthony Pili
James J. Landy
President & CEO
(914) 771-3230