Peoples Trust Company Receives Title of “Best Bank” for Second Year at 2019 BOB Awards

April 17, 2019

St. Albans, VT – For the second year in a row, Peoples Trust Company was recognized as the Best Bank in Franklin, Grand Isle, and Addison Counties at the Vermont Business Magazine Best of Business (BOB) Awards. Annually, these awards are presented to top-rated businesses that exemplify the highest quality in the state.

“In all that we do, we strive to go above and beyond to support the diverse needs of our customers and help them realize their greatest potential,” stated Thomas Gallagher, Peoples Trust Company’s President and CEO. “We are honored to receive this recognition and committed to upholding the high-standard of excellence that our community expects and deserves from a local bank.”

As a local business, Peoples Trust Company understands the value in treating customers as neighbors and the community as its home. Since its earliest beginnings, the “bank with a heart” has focused on building genuine relationships upon a foundation of respect, trust, and appreciation. No matter the financial need, Peoples Trust Company is dedicated to helping plans take shape so that goals can be achieved.

Founded in 1886, Peoples Trust Company is Franklin County’s only locally owned and operated community bank and is committed to the Vermont tradition of service, quality and value. Branch locations are in Enosburg Falls, Essex, St. Albans, Georgia and Swanton. Peoples Trust Company is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). For more information, please visit or

For More Information Contact:

Jay Cummings
Peoples Trust Company
V.P. Business Development Officer - Marketing Manager, CFMP
 | 802.752.1848

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