Evans Bank names executive vice president

HAMBURG – Evans Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Howard M. Martin, Jr. to executive vice president.

Howard J. Martin, Jr., Chief Information Officer for Evans Bank, has been with Evans since 1988. Martin oversees the IT Data Center, IT Systems and User Support, Operations, and Item Processing.

“Howard is an exemplary team member,” stated David J. Nasca, President and Chief Executive Officer. “He has been the catalyst for the evolution of our technological advances in processes and procedures, and has established Evans as a major player in the latest technological trends in the banking industry, including the rollout of our mobile banking program.”

Martin attended the Rochester Institute of Technology and the State University of New York at Fredonia. He is active with several local organizations, including serving on the Boards of Western New York United Against Drug and Alcohol Abuse and Infotech Niagara. He resides in Derby with his family.

About Evans Bancorp, Inc.

Evans Bancorp, Inc. is a financial holding company and the parent company of Evans Bank, N.A.,a commercial bank, with $810 million in assets and $679 million in deposits at Dec. 31. Evans is a full-service community bank with 13 branches, providing comprehensive financial services to consumer, business and municipal customers throughout Western New York. Evans Bancorp’s wholly-owned insurance subsidiary, The Evans Agency, LLC. provides property and casualty insurance through seven insurance offices in the Western New York region.

Evans Investment Ser-vices provides non-deposit investment products such as annuities and mutual funds. Evans Bancorp, Inc. and Evans Bank routinely post news and other important information on their web sites at www.evansbancorp.com and www.evansbank.com.