July 2, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Bank, a subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company") (NASDAQ: HFWA), announced the hiring of
as Regional Lending Manager for
. Mr. Guangorena joins the Heritage Bank team with more than 25 years of commercial banking experience in the
market. In his new role he will work closely with the lending teams in
to further develop Heritage Bank's presence in the region with an emphasis on commercial lending.
Mr. Guangorena is on the board of
and Village and was recently on the board of United Way of
. He has also been active in various community organizations.
The Heritage Bank team looks forward to enhancing its position in the region and continuing to participate in the communities we serve through a combination of charitable contributions, volunteer and leadership efforts, as well as providing banking services. We understand the importance of enhancing the economic and social vitality of the communities we serve.
About Heritage Financial
Heritage Financial Corporation is a bank holding company headquartered in
, Washington. The Company operates two community banks, Heritage Bank and Central Valley Bank. Heritage Bank serves western
and the greater
area through its twenty-seven full-service banking offices and its Online Banking Website
. Central Valley Bank serves
counties in central
through its six full-service banking offices and its Online Banking Website
. Additional information about Heritage Financial Corporation is available at
SOURCE Heritage Financial Corporation