Paul C. Stowell, City National Bank, 702.952.4415
City National Hires Melanie Walter as
Relationship Banker for its Reno Branch
RENO, NV – City National Bank, Nevada’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, announced that it has hired Melanie Walter as the relationship banker for its Reno branch at 5470 Kietzke Lane, Suite 100. Walter joins City National with 28 years of experience in the banking industry.
(For an image of Walter, go to https://www.cnb.com/content/dam/media_newsroom/images/Melanie-Walter.jpg.)
In her new position with City National, Walter will be responsible for developing and managing new and existing client relationships through referral and calling efforts. Walter will work closely with other areas of the bank, such as Private Banking, and will network through various civic and trade organizations to generate new business opportunities and to promote City National’s brand and value proposition.
As a colleague of the bank’s Reno branch, Walter will report directly to Stacy Asteriadis, vice president and branch manager. Walter will work closely with Asteriadis and other colleagues at this facility to develop new business for the branch.
“Melanie is a wonderful new hire and an amazing addition to our seasoned staff of colleagues at our Reno branch,” said Asteriadis. “Her banking and business background along with her overall professional experience, coupled with her vast knowledge and understanding of the local market, will be a great asset to her and City National.”
Prior to joining City National, Walter served as a client personal banker associate for Wells Fargo Bank. During her tenure in banking she has also worked for Comstock Bank as a new accounts representative, where she began her banking career in 1991.
Walter has taken various consumer lending and principles of banking courses with American Bankers Association and Omega Performance. She is very active in the community serving as a board member and/or volunteer for several nonprofit organizations in the Reno Sparks area, including the American Heart Association and The Great Reno Balloon Race.
About City National
With $53.6 billion in assets, City National Bank provides banking, investment and trust services through 70 offices, including 19 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada, New York City, Nashville, Atlanta, Minneapolis and Washington, D.C. In addition, the company and its investment affiliates manage or administer $75.1 billion in client investment assets.
City National is a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies. RBC serves more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the United States and 34 other countries.
For more information about City National, visit the company’s website at cnb.com.