BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBERIABANK ( www.iberiabank.com), the 126-year-old subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation, is pleased to announce Gregory A. King , who has served as the Market President of Northern Alabama since 2009, has been named Regional President of Alabama to oversee all of the Alabama markets.
"With the significant growth we've experienced throughout the state of Alabama, it's important to have an experienced leader managing this part of our franchise," said Michael Brown, Chief Operating Officer for IBERIABANK. "Greg grew up in Birmingham, went to college at Birmingham-Southern, earned his M.B. A. from The University of Alabama at Birmingham and received his Executive Education at Harvard Business School. He has spent the majority of his banking career in this state. He knows Alabama, its industries, communities and has deep roots across the region."
King started his career with Highland Bank in Birmingham. He joined AmSouth Bank in 1997 (later bought by Regions Bank) where he served in a number of roles. He worked in the Metropolitan Commercial Banking Group and served as Assistant Relationship Manager and then as Vice President and Commercial Banking Relationship Manager. King moved to Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 2005 as Senior Vice President and Sales Manager for Commercial and Industrial Banking in Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Prior to joining IBERIABANK in 2009, he served as Senior Vice President and Market Manager for Middle Market Commercial and Industrial Banking in North Central Alabama for Regions Bank.
Active in the community, King currently serves on the board of several organizations including Pathways (past Board President), The Birmingham Business Alliance (Trustee), The Greater Alabama Council Boy Scouts of America, United Way of Central Alabama and The Edward Lee Norton Board of Advisors at Birmingham Southern College. He also served as Chairman of the 2013 United Way of Central Alabama Pacesetter Campaign. King is a member of The Rotary Club of Birmingham and Leadership Birmingham Class of 2014.Greg and his wife, Kendall, have one son, Wells, and the family resides in Mountain Brook, Alabama. IBERIABANK Corporation is a financial holding company with 278 combined offices, including 180 bank branch offices and two Loan Production Offices in Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee, Alabama, Texas, and Florida, 21 title insurance offices in Arkansas and Louisiana, mortgage representatives in 65 locations in 12 states, eight locations with representatives of IBERIA Wealth Advisors in four states, and one IBERIA Capital Partners, LLC office in New Orleans. The Company's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "IBKC." SOURCE IBERIABANK Corporation