Entegra Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:ENFC) (the "Company"), the parent company of Macon Bank (the "Bank"), today announced that effective Thursday, October 1, 2015, the Bank has officially changed its name to "Entegra Bank".
Commenting on the rebranding, Roger D. Plemens, President and CEO, stated, "This is an exciting day for our customers, employees, friends, and shareholders as we finalize several months of dedication to our rebranding process. The new Entegra Bank name reflects the values of trust and integrity upon which the Bank was founded in 1922 and provides us with a brand that can be utilized in multiple markets as we strategically expand our franchise in the Carolinas."
Jimmy Kimbell, South Carolina Market Executive, stated, "We look forward to introducing our new name in South Carolina with our soon to be completed branch in Greenville and pending branch acquisitions in Anderson and Chesnee. We are confident that the Upstate will recognize Entegra Bank as a customer oriented banking leader."