WOODBRIDGE, N.J., May 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NORTHFIELD BANCORP, INC. (Nasdaq:NFBK), the holding company for Northfield Bank held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders exclusively online on May 27, 2020, at which stockholders re-elected John W. Alexander, Annette Catino, and John P. Connors, Jr. to three-year terms on the Company's Board of Directors. Stockholders also approved a non-binding advisory resolution approving the executive compensation described in the Proxy Statement and ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.
During the meeting, officers discussed the Company's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, its 2019 and First Quarter 2020 financial results, and corporate strategic objectives. Chairman of the Board John W. Alexander recognized the contributions of retiring Director Patrick E. Scura, Jr. for his over 14 years of board service.
An audio webcast of the Northfield Bancorp, Inc. Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be archived for one year at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/NFBK2020.
About Northfield BankNorthfield Bank, founded in 1887, operates 37 full-service banking offices in Staten Island and Brooklyn, New York, and Hunterdon, Middlesex, Mercer, and Union counties, New Jersey. For more information about Northfield Bank, please visit www.eNorthfield.com .
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Company Contact:William R. JacobsChief Financial OfficerTel: (732) 499-7200 ext. 2519