Dayton City Commissioner Joey Williams switches jobs

Commissioner Williams who has moved through the ranks of several local banks up to the top local job at JP Morgan Chase has a new job.

Joey Williams has been Market Manager of Commercial banking and President, Chase in West Ohio of JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, since February 9, 2007. Mr. Williams also serves as President, Chase in Dayton of PMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, and has additional responsibility for the Cincinnati market.

via Joey Williams: Executive Profile & Biography – Businessweek.

His new gig is “Market Executive for Commercial Banking” for RBS Citizens, The bank is expanding into Southwest and Central Ohio according to Williams, who was looking to find a position to keep him in Dayton while his sons finish school.

Citizens doesn’t have branches in the area yet, but operates in Cleveland under the Charter One brand.

In 1828, RBS Citizens Financial Group got its start as a small community bank called the High Street Bank in Providence, Rhode Island.

RBS Citizens Financial Group, Inc. is a $132 billion commercial bank holding company. It is headquartered in Providence and through its subsidiaries has more than 1,400 branches, approximately 3,600 ATMs and approximately 18,950 colleagues. It operates its branch network in 12 states and has non-branch retail and commercial offices in more than 30 states.

via About Us | Citizens Bank.

Williams did have to abstain from some votes because of conflict of interest issues on where the city invested the sinking funds accounts and did banking, with his new position this should be less of an issue.


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