Crestmark announced the addition of Bruce Pavesich as regional first vice president, business development officer. Pavesich will report through Ray Morandell, national sales director, and will work as a part of Crestmark’s growing East division.

Pavesich will be located in the greater Baltimore, MD area and covers the Mid Atlantic, Northeast, PA, NJ and NY markets.

Pavesich is an experienced asset-based lending and factoring professional with over 30 years of diverse industry experience. He joins Crestmark from Keltic Financial, having spent the last four years as vice president and regional manager. Prior to Keltic, Pavesich worked with diverse companies including Textron Financial, Wells Fargo Capital, Ravenhurst Capital, Reservoir Capital, and First National Bank of Maryland.

“We are glad to have Bruce join the Crestmark family,” said Ray Morandell. “Crestmark has seen a dramatic increase in market presence nationally over the past few years. By adding an experienced and motivated professional like Bruce, we will be well-positioned to further expand our ability to help businesses throughout the Mid-Atlantic, and become a premier lending provider in this market.”