First Citizens Bank Holds Grand Opening, Ribbon Cutting at New Nexton Branch

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – JANUARY 31, 2022 – First Citizens Bank recently held a ribbon-cutting celebrating the grand opening of its new full-service, 4,500-square-foot branch in the Nexton community.
 
Those in attendance included representatives from First Citizens Bank, the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce and Nexton. Among them were Berkeley Chamber Board of Directors Representative Ron Scherba, First Citizens’ Nexton branch team, led by April Burgess and Jason Maurer, First Citizens’ Regional Executive Vice President Sharon Bryant and Area Executive of Coastal Markets Reeves Skeen.
 
“We’re extremely excited about welcoming people and businesses to our notable new Nexton branch,” Skeen said. “Our customers will find a comfortable and convenient banking environment and the personal service they’ve come to expect from First Citizens. This new location also serves as a focal point for meeting the financial needs of the community.”
 
The Nexton branch is located at the corner of Nexton Parkway and Cross Park Drive, 107 First Citizens Way, Summerville. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
 
In addition to a staffed lobby, the full-service branch features a drive-through and ATM service, ample parking and a night depository. The bank offers a complete line of personal and business services at this location. First Citizens operates 20 branches in the greater Charleston area and 130 locations across South Carolina.
 
Located on 5,000 acres in the heart of Charleston’s I-26 growth corridor, Nexton is a lifestyle-driven destination that artfully blends the best of live, work and play – all within close proximity to the area’s top employers, including Volvo, Mercedes-Benz and Boeing. Nexton is considered a national model for master planned communities, featuring four residential villages, three luxury apartment communities, 300,000 square feet of office space, state-of-the-art schools, 20 miles of trails, 2,000 acres of green space and multiple commercial nodes.
 
For more information on Nexton, visit www.nexton.com
 
*Editor’s Note: For images of the groundbreaking event, visit https://bit.ly/3ufir9J. Photo Credit: Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce
 
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About Nexton
Nexton is owned by a business entity of North America Sekisui House, LLC (NASH), and is developed by Newland. NASH and Newland share a deep commitment to sustainable development practices and apply these core values to the vision, planning and development of their projects. Recognized as a Top 50 Selling Master-Planned Community in the U.S. by Robert Charles Lesser & Co. (RCLCO), Nexton is one of more than 20 assets the NASHNewland partnership owns and manages together across the U.S. newlandco.com | nashcommunities.com
 
 
About First Citizens Bank
First Citizens Bank helps personal, business, commercial and wealth clients build financial strength that lasts. In January 2022, parent company, First Citizens BancShares, Inc. and CIT Group Inc. merged – creating one of the top 20 U.S. financial institutions, with more than $100 billion in assets. As the largest family-controlled bank in the United States, First Citizens is continuing a unique legacy of strength, stability and long-term thinking that has spanned generations. Its commercial banking segment brings a wide array of best-in-class lending, leasing and banking services to middle-market companies and small businesses from coast to coast. Founded in 1898 and headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., First Citizens also operates a nationwide direct bank and a network of more than 600 branches in 22 states, many in high-growth markets. Industry specialists bring a depth of expertise that helps businesses and individuals meet their specific goals at every stage of their financial journey. First Citizens brings together personal service and powerful tools to help customers do more with their money – and make more of their future. Visit firstcitizens.com. First Citizens Bank. Forever First®
 
                                           
 
Editorial Contact:
Cassie Cataline
ccataline@newlandco.com
843-708-8504
 
First Citizens Bank Contact:
Frank Smith
frank.smith@firstcitizens.com
919.716.4121
 
Media Contact:
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Kelsey Donnelly
kelseyd@louhammond.com
843-628-3426