BOWIE, Md., May 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Old Line Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:OLBK), the parent company of Old Line Bank, a Maryland chartered commercial bank headquartered in Bowie, Maryland is pleased to announce three new members to its business development team.
Thomas Mee has joined the Bank as a Senior Vice President and Group Leader for their new Montgomery and Howard County Loan Production Offices.
Mee will be responsible for a team of lenders focused on expanding Old Line Bank's penetration into the Montgomery and Howard County, Maryland markets. Mee has served in various commercial real estate banking lending functions in institutions throughout the region, most recently as Senior Vice President, Group Manager of the Maryland/DC Commercial Real Estate Group for EagleBank in Bethesda, Maryland."We are excited that Tom has chosen to join our team and assist us with expanding our banking and lending footprint," says James W. Cornelsen, President and Chief Executive Officer. " His leadership, regional knowledge, and 20 years of banking experience in building complete banking relationships with commercial clients will be fully utilized as he leads our new Montgomery and Howard County market team and expansion initiatives." Mee, a long time resident of Howard County, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from the University of Central Florida and graduated from the American Banker Association's Stonier Graduate School of Banking. Mee is a member of AOBA (Apartment and Office Buildings Association), NAIOP (National Association of Industrial Properties), and MCBIA (Montgomery County Building Industry Association) and has been active in local Howard County programs most recently with the Howard County Youth Baseball Program. Kevin M. Frere has joined the Bank as a Senior Vice President for their Calvert and St. Mary's County Loan Production Offices. Frere will lead a team of lenders focused on expanding commercial business development in Old Line Bank's southern Maryland markets. Frere has served in various commercial lending functions in banking institutions throughout the southern Maryland region, most recently as Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer of County First in La Plata, Maryland.