Current Press Releases
QNB Bank Donates to Lansdale Public Library
Quakertown, PA (July 10, 2017) QNB Bank proudly presented a donation of $4,000 to the Lansdale Public Library’s Behind the Screens program on June 30th. The Behind the Screens class engages students aged 9-15 in computer programming, robotics, 3D printing, and other STEM activities. This class is free to the students who attend and is offered at 4:30pm on Fridays during the school year and at 11:30am on Fridays in the summer. For more information, visit lansdalelibrary.org.
QNB Bank currently operates eleven branches in Bucks, Montgomery and Lehigh Counties and offers commercial and retail banking in the communities it serves. In addition, QNB provides securities and advisory services under the name of QNB Financial Services through Investment Professionals, Inc., a registered Broker/Dealer and Registered Investment Advisor, and title insurance as a member of Laurel Abstract Company LLC.
QNB Bank Promotes Jackie Thomas to Assistant Branch Manager at Coopersburg Office
Quakertown, PA (June 22, 2017) QNB is pleased to announce the promotion of Jackie Thomas to the position of Assistant Branch Manager I at the Bank’s Coopersburg Office. In her role, Jackie is responsible for directing the workflow of the customer service area including supervising, coaching and scheduling staff in order to ensure the efficient operation of the Branch. She will also represent QNB through various civic and community functions. Her previous position was Universal Banker Supervisor at QNB’s Perkasie Office.
Jackie has been with QNB for over 8 years. She is a graduate of Pennridge High School and has completed several banking courses including Consumer Lending, Principles of Banking and Supervisor Certification. Jackie is active in her community, lending a helping hand at various local events as needed. Jackie currently resides in Quakertown.
Area Banker Receives United Way Kelton Service Award
Quakertown, PA (June 22, 2017) Each year, a member of the United Way of Bucks County Board of Directors is awarded the Dr. Stanton Kelton Award. This long-standing award recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution over the past year to the goals of the United Way of Bucks County and its mission in the community. This award honors the memory of Dr. Kelton, a compassionate and generous board member from 1966 to 1993, who was dedicated to advancing this community.
This year, Todd Alderfer is being honored with this prestigious award. Mr. Alderfer is Senior Vice President/Commercial Lending Team Leader at QNB. He is a member of United Way of Bucks County's Board of Directors and is being honored for exceptional contributions over the past year, which includes helping staff with fundraising and leadership giving. He is kind, wise, and generous with his knowledge—traits valued by both United Way's staff and his fellow board members.
Area Banker Elected to Board of Directors for Statewide Association
Quakertown, PA (June 22, 2017) Dale Westwood, Executive Vice President/Chief Retail Officer of QNB Bank, has been elected to the Pennsylvania Bankers Association’s (PA Bankers) Board of Directors. Westwood is an At-Large Representative on the Board.
The Board of Directors, which includes PA Bankers’ officers, will meet at least quarterly to determine the policies and administration of the Association. Members of the board are senior-level officers of PA Bankers’ member banks.
Westwood was elected to the Board during the Association’s annual meeting on May 11 and will start her 3-year term on July 1, 2017.
In her role at QNB, Westwood is responsible for the coordination and development of all retail banking activities and functions. These duties include overseeing of branch administration, sales, and training. She has also implemented the Bank’s “Casual for a Cause” charity campaign, which has consistently raised over $10,000 per year for local and national charities. Westwood has served the banking industry for over 40 years and has been with QNB since 2008.
The Pennsylvania Bankers Association, located in Harrisburg, is the state’s leading banking trade association representing an expansive and diverse membership. The Association offers extensive continuing education programs, government relations representation on behalf of the industry, and provides numerous products and services for banks and their employees.
QNB Bank Sponsors North Penn YMCA Golf Classic for Kids
Quakertown, PA (June 14, 2017) QNB Bank is proud to sponsor this year’s North Penn YMCA Golf Classic for Kids on Monday, June 19th at the Indian Valley Country Club. The event helps the Y raise funds to support the more than $300,000 in charitable services and programs they provide for youth of all ages. Last year, over 400 local 7th graders received complimentary memberships giving them a values-oriented place to go for basketball, swimming, fitness programs and recreation programs. Summer camp, swim lessons and child care are some of the programs supported by this annual fundraising event. For more information, visit NorthPennYMCA.org.
QNB Corp. Declares Dividend
Quakertown, PA (May 23, 2017) The Board of Directors of QNB Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: QNBC), parent company of QNB Bank, at a regular meeting on May 23, 2017 declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.31 per share. The cash dividend is payable on June 30, 2017 to shareholders of record June 16, 2017.
QNB Corp. offers commercial and retail banking services through the 11 banking offices of its subsidiary, QNB Bank. In addition, QNB Bank provides securities and advisory services under the name of QNB Financial Services through Investment Professionals, Inc., a registered Broker/Dealer and Registered Investment Advisor, and title insurance as a member of Laurel Abstract Company LLC. QNB Corp.’s stock is traded in the over-the-counter market under the symbol “QNBC.” For more information, visit QNB’s web site at QNBbank.com.
QNB Bank Promotes William McDowell Jr. to Vice President/Branch Manager at Pennsburg Office
Quakertown, PA (May 11, 2017) QNB is pleased to announce the promotion of William (Bill) McDowell, Jr. to the position of Vice President/Branch Manager II at the Bank’s Pennsburg Office. In his role, Bill is responsible for the effective management of the full-service branch. His duties include developing new business, retaining and expanding current businesses, and representing QNB through various civic and community functions. His previous position was Assistant Vice President/Business Development Officer at QNB’s Warminster Office.
Bill has been with QNB for over 7 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Science from Penn State University. Bill is active in his community, serving as a member of the Upper Perkiomen Valley Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the Rotary Club of Upper Perk. Bill currently resides in Barto with his family.
QNB Bank Sponsors She Nailed It Competition of Habitat for Humanity Lehigh Valley
Quakertown, PA (May 5, 2017) QNB Bank was proud to sponsor and take part in the “She Nailed It!” Social & Competition at ArtsQuest Musikfest Café on May 1st. The annual fundraiser benefits Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build initiative, designed to recruit, educate and empower women to break stereotypes and fight poverty housing. This year’s donations benefitted a Women Build home in Easton to be purchased by a Habitat homebuyer.
At the event, teams of four competed to see who could hammer home the cause the fastest! Coached by QNB’s Brian Mack, Jennifer James, Sherrie Rotenberger, Sharon Michael, and Linda Dunn did well hammering and placed 1st in fundraising. Watch the video of Team QNB on YouTube by visiting https://youtu.be/-gQPkBEz1Yo.
QNB Mortgage Officer Connie Lindenmuth Earns Five Star Mortgage Professional Award
Quakertown, PA (April 28, 2017) For her third year now, Connie Lindenmuth of QNB Bank has received the Five Star Mortgage Professional Award. The Award recognizes professionals in the mortgage industry who provide quality services to their clients and is presented throughout the United States.
Market research is conducted to determine the recipients of the Five Star Professionals Award. It is designed to assist consumers in selecting a professional that other consumers have indicated as providing exceptional service. Connie will be formally recognized for her achievement in the September issue of Philadelphia Magazine.
QNB Bank Sponsors Philadelphia Bike-A-Thon Fundraiser
Quakertown, PA (April 27, 2017) QNB Bank is proud to sponsor Team Medi-Dose, participating in this year’s Philadelphia Bike-A-Thon on Sunday, June 11th. In an effort to raise funds for the American Cancer Society, nearly 200 teams will ride from Philadelphia to Atlantic City to pedal the cancer away. Lea Garrard, VP/Warminster Branch Manager for QNB has been riding with Team Medi-Dose since 2014. QNB’s donation combined with the other funds raised will enable investments in groundbreaking cancer research and free information and other support services for people facing cancer.