ASHEBORO, N.C., Jan. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CommunityOne Bank, N.A. has announced it will launch a new brand and introduce enhancements to its product offerings to better reflect the future of the company and its anticipated merger with Bank of Granite.
While the bank's brand is officially changing on February 19, signs and ATMs in select markets will begin reflecting the new logo and colors in early January. Certain items, such as checks and debit cards, will be updated gradually over time or at the point of reorder."We think the bank's new brand will be well received," commented Reid. "We're proud to serve our customers and want them to feel equally proud about banking with CommunityOne. They're our greatest focus and the reason we're in business." CommunityOne Bank, N.A. is a subsidiary of FNB United Corp. Opened in 1907, CommunityOne operates 44 branches in 37 communities throughout central, southern and western North Carolina, and offers a wide variety of consumer, mortgage, wealth and business banking services, including loan, deposit, cash management, and online banking services. CommunityOne Bank is an equal housing lender and a member of the FDIC. The CommunityOne logos are available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=16449 and http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=16450
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