LAFAYETTE, La., Aug. 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ: IBKC), holding company of the 128-year-old IBERIABANK, has named Rick Pullum as Market President for the Central Florida region. John O. Burden, Sr., who previously served as Market President, will join the Company's Central Florida Advisory Board which will allow him to continue to serve as an ambassador for the Bank while pursuing a career opportunity outside of the banking industry.
"John assembled a talented team of bankers and a loyal client base in Central Florida, and he was instrumental throughout the transition from Old Florida Bank to IBERIABANK. We are glad that he will continue to provide his expertise as we grow our Orlando franchise," said Susie Martinez, Regional State President for Florida. "We are also looking forward to working with Rick in this new role. He has an excellent credit background and knows this market exceptionally well as a fourth generation Orlando native."
Prior to his role as Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking Group Manager for IBERIABANK's Central Florida Market, Pullum served as the Chief Commercial Banking Officer overseeing Old Florida Bank's commercial lending and treasury management functions. "Rick is a great banker and will do an outstanding job as Market President. He will provide continuity for our clients and staff and help take our Orlando franchise to the next level," said John Burden. "I look forward to the opportunity to continue working with Rick and fellow Advisory Board members as we grow."
Pullum started his banking career with Colonial Bank in the credit department as an analyst before moving into a commercial lending position. He was responsible for managing Colonial's real estate lending group in Central Florida. Pullum earned his Bachelor's Degree in Finance and Real Estate as well as his MBA from Florida State University.
About IBERIABANK Corporation
IBKC is a financial holding company with 280 combined offices, including 187 bank branch offices and three loan production offices in Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee, Alabama, Texas, and Florida, 22 title insurance offices in Arkansas and Louisiana, and mortgage representatives in 59 locations in 10 states. IBERIABANK has eight locations with representatives of IBERIA Wealth Advisors in four states, and one IBERIA Capital Partners, L.L.C. office in New Orleans.
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