Amerant Bank, formerly known as Mercantil Bank, and the largest community bank headquartered in Florida, opened its new banking center in the Edgewater neighborhood of Miami on Monday, Feb. 4. Located at 2590 Biscayne Blvd., the branch will be headed by branch manager Fernando Vasquez.
Dedicated to strengthening customer relationships by helping them achieve their financial goals, Vasquez brings 25 years of banking experience in the South Florida market and has been a banking center manager at Amerant Bank for eight years.
Spanning 3,000 square feet, including a second floor loft that will spotlight artwork from local artists throughout the space, the banking center continues the bank’s commitment to celebrating the arts in the community while providing a forward-thinking banking experience to its customers.
“We are delighted to open this new banking center in the thriving Edgewater community,” said Miguel Palacios, chief business officer of Amerant Bank. “Amerant Bank has always proudly supported the South Florida community and its businesses, and we look forward to expanding our services while enhancing the quality of life for our customers with our new banking center.”
The new full-service banking center is designed to meet the financial needs of its individual and business banking customers with quality products and services designed to meet their financial needs.
“I’m proud to be part of Amerant Bank’s Edgewater Banking Center and I’m exciting to serve our customers in this area with the quality banking products and services we provide,” Vasquez added. “This new location affords us the opportunity to better serve our customers as we continue to be active supporters of our local community.”
Amerant Bank’s Edgewater Banking Center hours of pperation are Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; telephone 305-892-6171.
Amerant Bank, headquartered in Coral Gables, offers 23 banking centers in its network, with 15 in South Florida, eight in Houston, TX, and one loan production office in New York as well as a newly opened loan and deposit production office in Dallas, TX.
For additional information about Amerant Bank, visit www.amerantbank.com.