This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Crescent Financial Corporation Announces Scheduled Changes To Board Of Directors

CARY, N.C., May 25, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crescent Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:CRFN), parent company of Crescent State Bank in Cary, North Carolina, today announced that Sheila Hale Ogle retired from the Board of Directors of Crescent Financial Corporation and Crescent State Bank in accordance with the company's mandatory retirement requirements. Ms. Ogle is a founding director of Crescent State Bank and served as a director of the bank since 1998 and Crescent Financial Corporation since its inception in 2001. Mike Carlton, President and CEO, stated, "Sheila Ogle has been a key member of our board of directors since day one and her involvement has had a positive effect on our organization for the good of all shareholders. I am pleased to announce that the Board of Directors unanimously approved her designation as a Director Emeritus of Crescent in recognition of her service on behalf of the company's shareholders."

Crescent Financial Corporation also announced today that the shareholders of the company approved the incumbent director nominees for re-election to the Board and that the Chairman of the Board and Vice Chairman of the Board were re-appointed to their positions. Dr. Bruce I. Howell, Chairman of the Board of Directors, stated, "We place great emphasis on the transparency of our corporate governance framework. The Company has always utilized an independent Chairman of the Board and I have been privileged to serve in that role for eleven years. The coming year will be my final year as Chairman and the Board anticipates a smooth transition in 2011 with Vice Chairman James A. Lucas, Jr. becoming Chairman. I look forward to working with Vice Chairman Lucas to ensure an orderly transition." 

Mr. Carlton added, "Bruce Howell has served the Company admirably and we look forward to his continued service as a member of the Board of Directors for years to come."

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 16,563.30 -317.06 -1.88%
S&P 500 1,930.67 -39.40 -2.00%
NASDAQ 4,369.7730 -93.1290 -2.09%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs