Paragon Bank Promotes Melanie Robinson to Senior Vice President

14-Year Industry Veteran Responsible for Creating Tailored Financial Solutions for Clients

Charlotte, NC, January 10, 2014 --( Paragon Bank has announced that client development officer Melanie Robinson has been promoted to senior vice president. In addition to maintaining her prior role as vice president and client development officer, she now will oversee client development and generate custom-tailored financial solutions for commercial and personal banking prospects through a suite of products and services, including treasury management. In addition, she will provide high quality service to ensure clients meet their financial goals and objectives.

Robinson, who joined Paragon in 2007, previously held various management positions at Bank of America and First Charter. Robinson graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in management and marketing.

Active in her community, Robinson is a member of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Charlotte, the Matthews Chamber of Commerce and Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas. She has also volunteered with the Humane Society of Charlotte for the past decade. A Charlotte native, she resides in Matthews, N.C., with her husband and their two dogs.

“Melanie’s perseverance and dedication to our team and our clients has proven to be a tremendous asset to Paragon Bank,” said Phil Jurney, the bank’s Charlotte market president. “Her many years of experience and contributions to the bank make her well-suited for this promotion, and we know that she will help us continue to grow and expand our services.”

About Paragon Bank:
Founded in Raleigh, NC, in 1999, Paragon Bank, with assets of $1.0 billion, provides an extraordinary private banking experience to businesses, professionals, executives, entrepreneurs and other individuals. Paragon’s commitment to an extraordinary client experience is built on the philosophy that clients deserve well prepared bankers who are present and fully available, and proactive about helping clients achieve their goals. Banking services are provided through highly responsive professionals, an extensive courier service, online and mobile technologies, free world-wide ATM access, and a select number of strategically placed offices in Raleigh and Charlotte, NC. For more information, visit
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