W. Bennett Bradley, president of Payment Solutions, and David H. Weaver, Community Banking group executive, will join the 11 current members of the executive management team, which sets policy and direction for the corporation.
Bennett and David are both proven leaders who, along with the rest of our management team, will continue to build on our 143-year legacy as a client-centered, financially sound institution," said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King.
As executive vice president and Community Banking group executive, Weaver, 48, oversees nine BB&T Community Bank regions in Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia, and the newly formed Central Pennsylvania Region.
will continue in this role and provide the executive team a unique vision and perspective on our Community Bank clients and their needs.
"I am excited to be joining the executive management team as we move into the next phase of change in the banking industry and look forward to our continued focus on client service and growing shareholder value," Weaver
A native of Raleigh, N.C., Weaver was named regional president of the Triangle Region and Raleigh city executive before assuming his current responsibilities.
A 26-year banking veteran, Weaver joined BB&T as a business services officer focusing on middle market C&I and CRE clients.
Weaver serves on the Bankers Advisory Board for the Conference of State Bank Supervisors.
He has also served as a board member for the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and Communities in Schools of North Carolina, as trustee for Wake Education Partnership, and Wake County chair of the United Way of the Greater Triangle Campaign.
Weaver earned both his bachelor's degree in business administration and MBA from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.