Daily News: February 16, 2012

Huntington Expands Regional Healthcare Presence

Huntington Bank announced it is expanding its successful regional healthcare presence – called Huntington for Healthcare – to offer greater access to the bank’s commercial, treasury management, wealth management, business banking, insurance and equipment finance services.

The bank has hired Daniel Storer to drive the expansion, which will focus on key sub-sectors including hospitals, medical and dental groups, senior living and long-term care facilities, home healthcare, medical device manufacturers, specialty pharmaceuticals and other niche healthcare services.

Storer, who will be based in Cleveland, has 25 years of experience in corporate banking, healthcare, commercial insurance and business operations. He most recently worked as the chief operating officer for Cleveland-based Northeast Surgical Wound Care, where he was responsible for business and clinical operations and revenue growth in wound care and pharmaceuticals. His other experience includes roles as health care practice leader for Neace Lukens, chief financial officer for Senior Lifestyle Corporation, and senior vice president and managing director for Key Corporate Capital.