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Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Names Gwen Crawford Executive Vice President

January 12, 2024

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Gwen Crawford has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Officer, succeeding Karen Serinis who retired in December of 2023. Crawford who joined Canandaigua National Bank and Trust (CNB)in 2007 previously served as Director of Retail Services.

“Gwen is a proven leader whose knowledge of banking matches her exceptional ability to connect with customers and motivate employees. I have every confidence she will build on CNB’s proud tradition and reputation of outstanding customer service”, said Frank H. Hamlin III, President, and CEO of CNB.

Crawford has over 27 years in the financial services industry. She joined CNB in 2007 as the Community Office Manager in the Henrietta office, before becoming a Retail Regional Manager. She became Director of Retail Services in 2023. In her new role as Executive Vice President, she will be responsible for the strategic vision of the Retail Services Division.

“My job is to ensure we continue a long-standing model of putting our customers first and providing the products and services necessary to meet all customer’s needs. I am fortunate to have such an exceptional retail staff to deliver on this vision” shared Crawford.