Daily News: October 20, 2014

BB&T Promotes Lewis to National Sales Manager for ABL Group

BB&T promoted Steve Lewis to national sales manager for its Commercial Finance division’s ABL group.

In his new role, Lewis, who previously served as regional loan administrator, is responsible for managing business development teams for the capital markets, corporate and middle market business segments. He possesses a strong credit/underwriting background in commercial and industrial lending with a focus on asset based lending. an array of corporate needs.

With more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, Lewis has a thorough understanding of BB&T’s credit culture and a proven ability to develop new business.

“I look forward to working with our experienced sales team,” Lewis said. “BB&T Commercial Finance is large but nimble ABL player in the industry that can assist clients with their entire working capital needs.”

“We are excited to have Steve’s expertise, energy, and experience overseeing our experienced ABL sales teams,” said Robert Fentress, EVP of BB&T Commercial Finance division.