Nelson Named Branch Manager

November 5, 2014, MONTGOMERY, AL – Sterling Bank, a division of Synovus Bank, today announced the appointment of William (Billy) Nelson to the position of Branch Manager of its Prattville Branch. Nelson will also manage the Baptist Medical Center office in Montgomery. His new responsibilities include providing the highest level of service to both retail and commercial customers.

“We are excited to have Billy as the new manager of our Prattville location,” said W. Alan Worrell, President of Sterling Bank. “His leadership will guide the talented team as they continue to grow the business and contribute to the advancement of the community.”

Nelson has more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry and has worked at Sterling Bank for the last 16 years. He is a native of Montgomery and received his undergraduate degree from Auburn University in Montgomery. Nelson has lived in Prattville for 15 years and is an active member of Destiny Christian Center.

Sterling Bank, a division of Synovus Bank, operates four branches in the Montgomery and Prattville markets, and, as it has for 25 years, remains dedicated to the local community. Sterling Bank offers diverse lines of business and personal financial services including Business Banking, Investment Services, Mortgage Lending and Treasury Management. For more information, visit www.sterlingmontgomery.com.

Synovus Bank is a Georgia-chartered, FDIC-insured bank. Synovus Bank, together with its affiliates, provides commercial and retail banking, investment, and mortgage services to customers through 28 locally-branded divisions, 258 branches, and 342 ATMs in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee. See Synovus Bank on the web at synovus.com, on twitter @synovus and LinkedIn. Equal Housing Lender .