Ciulla Named CEO at Webster Financial as Smith Steps Down

James C. Smith, chairman and CEO of Webster Financial is retiring after 40 years with the bank. John R. Ciulla, president, will become the company’s CEO and a member of the holding company’s board of directors.

Webster Promotes Motl to EVP, Commercial Banking

Webster Bank promoted Christopher Motl, executive vice president, Middle Market Banking to executive vice president, head of Commercial Banking.