A veteran of 35 years in the financial services industry, Whitton joined the bank in 2013.
Tompkins VIST Bank today announced that James Whitton, of Collegeville, has been promoted to Business Market Leader for the Greater Philadelphia area, a new position. He previously was senior vice president, a title he retains, and regional commercial loan manager. He is responsible for expanding the bank’s presence in the Philadelphia area by seeking out business development opportunities and leading and coordinating the commercial sales teams’ efforts.
Whitton graduated from Rosemont College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and Accounting. He also is a graduate of the Bucknell School of Banking and the University of Virginia School of Advanced Bank Management.
Active in the community, Whitton serves on the Family Selection Committee of the Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery and Delaware counties. He also is past president of the Perkiomen Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Collegeville Lions Club.