Kevin J. O’Neil, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Greenfield Cooperative Bank and its Northampton Cooperative Bank division is pleased to announce the promotion of Anthony J. Worden to Chief Executive Officer. Last year Mr. Worden took over as President of GCB, following the planned retirement announcement of former President and CEO Michael Tucker. Mr. Worden’s promotion to CEO culminates a transitionary year and overall succession plan put in place by the Board of the bank. Mr.
I recently sat down at the counter of the Brass Buckle in Greenfield to grab some breakfast and catch up on some emails. I had busily been working away when I was distracted by a conversation happening only a few feet away.In the bustling atmosphere, I heard owner Anika Balaconis greet a customer, “Good morning, Steve! How’re you doing? You want that coffee with milk to go this morning?” Anika paused and grinned, “And that cranberry scone you like?” After a brief conversation with Anika, Steve took the