BENNINGTON >> The Vermont Bankers Association honored Jim Brown with the 2016 Outstanding Community Service Banker Award, Monday at the North Street branch.
This was the 32nd anniversary of the award being presented to deserving bankers who exemplify real and tangible dedication to the communities in which they serve. Brown is President and CEO at The Bank of Bennington and has been with the bank for 15 years, serving as President and CEO for eight of those years. During that time, he consistently demonstrated a strong desire to make our community a better place to work, live and play. His service over the years has included board participation with Southern Vermont Medical Center and The Bennington Museum, Rotary Club, Southern Vermont College, Vermont Banker's association, Riley Rink and Bennington County Industrial Corporation. Additionally, Jim coaches youth baseball and hockey.