FirstMerit Appoints Goodall Chief Commercial Banking Officer

FirstMerit appointed David G. Goodall as vice chairman and chief commercial banking officer of FirstMerit Corporation.

FirstMerit Names DuHamel as Deputy CFO

FirstMerit appointed Mark N. DuHamel as EVP, deputy CFO.

FirstMerit Closes Cleaning Solutions Revolver

FirstMerit closed a new $7.5 million revolver and capital expenditure loan facility to Cleaning Solutions.

FirstMerit Closes Motor Castings Company Revolver

FirstMerit Bank Business Credit closed a $10 million revolving credit loan and term loan facility to Motor Castings Company.

FirstMerit Bank Business Credit Closes $137MM in Credit Facilities

FirstMerit Bank Business Credit recently closed three credit facilities totaling $137 million.

FirstMerit Appoints Leissring President, CEO/FirstMerit WI

FirstMerit appointed Kevin M. Leissring as president and CEO, FirstMerit Wisconsin. He has previously served in various business and commercial banking positions for Town Bank, BofA, Midland Bank Milwaukee, JPMorgan and others.

FirstMerit Appoints Lochner President, FirstMerit Michigan

FirstMerit said it has appointed David J. Lochner as president, FirstMerit Michigan. Lochner will have responsibility for commercial banking operations in Michigan, pending the close of FirstMerit’s acquisition of Citizens Republic Bancorp.

FirstMerit Business Credit: Launched in Adverse Times, This Two-Year Old Sets Its Sights High

Launching an ABL group in the face of the worst recession since the Great Depression proved to be a rewarding challenge for industry veteran Douglas Winget, president of FirstMerit Bank Business Credit. Starting in Q1/09, Winget has successfully developed the ABL’s strategy, management team, territory and originations, and its pipeline for the remainder of 2011 is stronger than it’s ever been.