Monday, January 5, 2015
City Savings Bank opened its 1st branch in Region 12 (SOCCSKSARGEN) at General Santos City last December 11, 2014; this is the 8th in Mindanao & 64th branch nationwide.
Ms. Shiela Pagaran, Teacher 1, Glan Padidu Central Elementary School, Mr. Praxedes Sarcon, Special Education Teacher 1, Glan Central Elementary School SPED Center, & Mr. Benjamin A. Apiado, Sarangani Division Program Supervisor joined the CitySavings Team led by Mr. Jose Levi Villanueva, Executive Vice President for Channel Management, Ms. Linda Flor Hortezano, Vice President for Branch Operations, Mr. Ryan Bascug & Mr. Vicente Camay, Regional Business Head & Regional Operations Head for Mindanao respectively during the office blessing.
Mr. Villanueva welcomed the teachers to CitySavings, emphasizing their importance to the Bank’s existence. Mr. Apiado was delighted that the Bank opened its first branch in Region 12 providing an alternative institution where the teachers can avail of financial assistance. Meanwhile, Mr. Bascug reiterated that “the Bank will remain true to its brand promise of Straightforward Banking &tagline of Simple is Good, placing the teacher’s convenience top of mind in the delivery of its products & services”.
General Santos Branch expects to serve about 25,000 public school teachers in Region 12 which includes South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani, &General Santos City (SOCCSKSARGEN).