firstmerit corp (FMER) Key Developments
FirstMerit Announces Demise of Clifford J. Isroff, Lead Director and Chairman of the Executive Committee and Member of the Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee, Compensation Committee and Risk Management Committee
Jul 1 15
FirstMerit Corporation reported the death of Clifford J. Isroff, lead director of the company's Board of Directors, Chairman of the Executive Committee and member of the Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee, Compensation Committee and Risk Management Committee. Mr. Isroff passed away on June 30, 2015 after a recent illness.
FirstMerit Corporation Appoints David G. Goodall as Vice Chairman and Chief Commercial Banking Officer, Effective June 1, 2015
Jun 1 15
FirstMerit Corporation announced the appointment of David G. Goodall as Vice Chairman and Chief Commercial Banking Officer of FirstMerit Corporation, effective
June 1, 2015. Goodall will continue to have direct oversight of and responsibility for Commercial and Business Banking for FirstMerit and will continue to report to Paul G. Greig, Chairman, President and CEO of FirstMerit. Since David joined FirstMerit in 2009, first as Executive Vice President of Specialty Lending, then later to
Senior Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking. Prior to joining FirstMerit in 2009, he was employed by National City for 12 years, most recently as President and CEO of National City Business Credit Inc.
FirstMerit Corporation Announces Appointment of Mark N. DuHamel as Executive Vice President, Deputy Chief Financial Officer
May 26 15
FirstMerit Corporation announced the appointment of Mark N. DuHamel as Executive Vice President, Deputy Chief Financial Officer. DuHamel has served as the company's treasurer since joining the company in 1996. DuHamel's responsibilities will include oversight of company's accounting and finance functions, investor relations, strategic planning, corporate development and capital planning. He will work closely with Terrence E. Bichsel, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, in leading these key functions as part of the company's ongoing succession planning process. DuHamel has 32 years of banking and financial industry experience. Prior to joining the company, he served in a variety of positions at First NH Bank, Sendero Corporation and First Vermont Bank.
FirstMerit Corporation Announces Dividend on Preferred Stock of Series A, Payable on August 4, 2015
May 21 15
The board of directors of FirstMerit Corporation announced a dividend of $14.69 per share, or $0.36725 per depository share, on the company's 5.875%
non-cumulative perpetual preferred stock, Series A, payable on August 4, 2015, to shareholders of record on July 20, 2015.
FirstMerit Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend Payable on June 15, 2015
May 21 15
The Board of Directors of FirstMerit Corporation announced a quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per share on the company's common stock, unchanged from last quarter, payable on June 15, 2015, to shareholders of record on June 1, 2015.