York, PA (May 5, 2017) – A. Dwight Utz, President and Chief Executive Officer of PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, today announced that the company was named one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation by American Banker Magazine. This recognition is based on PeoplesBank’s strong financial performance and average return on equity for the three years ending Dec. 31, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
“We are truly honored to be recognized as one of the Top 200 Community Banks in the Nation for the fourth consecutive year,” said Mr. Utz. “We have been committed to helping local businesses grow and our neighbors succeed for over 150 years, and we look forward to continuing to meet their financial needs in the future.”
With assets in excess of $1.6 billion, PeoplesBank, A Codorus Valley Company, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc., the largest independent financial institution headquartered in York County, Pennsylvania. PeoplesBank offers a full range of consumer, business, wealth management, and mortgage services at financial centers located in communities throughout South Central Pennsylvania and Central Maryland.
Nathan A. Eifert