BNB Expands Its Branded ATM Network Into NYC With Welch ATM

Bridge Bancorp, Inc.

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y., April 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgehampton National Bank (Nasdaq:BDGE) announced today it has expanded its ATM network to include 20 branded ATM's provided through Welch ATM. The new BNB branded ATM's are in select Rite Aid pharmacy locations in Nassau and Suffolk Counties and New York City. In addition to being branded with BNB's signature sail boat logo, Welch ATM is providing new, fully compliant ATM machines and complete management.

"We are very pleased to have the opportunity to provide our customers with increased geographic access to surcharge free ATM's," said James Manseau, EVP, Chief Retail Banking officer. "Welch ATM offered us a simple, efficient and cost effective way to extend our brand into markets where we do not have branches. We are especially excited to have 8 of those ATMs in Manhattan, providing our customers who live both in the Hamptons and in NYC improved services."

In addition to branded ATM's, the agreement with Welch ATM provides BNB customers surcharge free access to an additional network of almost 600 ATM's throughout New York State. The entire network is included in the locations search on the Bank's website,

About Welch ATM: Welch ATM is an independent ATM company founded in 1973. With over three decades of ATM industry experience and service, Welch has developed relationships with over 1,000 financial institutions and major retailers. Welch ATM is a top branding partner in the industry, focusing on customer satisfaction and working individually with each client to create strategies that best fit their goals and needs. Welch is a privately held company with over 22,000 ATMs under management nationwide.

About BNB: Established in 1910, BNB, with assets of $2.1 billion and a primary market area in Suffolk and Nassau counties, Long Island, operates 26 retail branch locations as well as lending offices in Riverhead, NY and NYC. Through the branch network and electronic delivery channels, the Bank provides deposit and loan products and financial services to local businesses, consumers and municipalities. Title insurance services are offered through a subsidiary, Bridge Abstract. BNB has a rich tradition of involvement in the community, supporting programs and initiatives that promote local business, the environment, education, healthcare, social services and the arts.

BNB Rite Aid Branded ATM's

Address City State Zip
65 Route 111 Smithtown NY 11787
2784 Sunrise Hwy Bellmore NY 11710
226 Route 25A E Setauket NY 11733
225 Forest Ave Glen Cove NY 11542
152-154 Middle Neck Rd Great Neck NY 11023
50 Great Neck Rd Great Neck NY 11021
391 W Main St Huntington NY 11743
400 Sunrise Hwy Lynbrook NY 11563
408 Grand St New York NY 10002
2833 Broadway New York NY 10025
2712 Broadway New York NY 10025
741 Columbus Ave New York NY 10025
1849 2Nd Ave New York NY 10128
2155 Third Ave New York NY 10035
542 2Nd Ave New York NY 10016
1951 1St Ave New York NY 10029
273 Pine Hollow Rd Oyster Bay NY 11771
961-3 Pt. Washington Blvd Port Washington NY 11050
14 Soundview Market Place Port Washington NY 11050
126-128 Jericho Turnpike Commack NY 11725

CONTACT: Claudia Pilato Vice President Director of Marketing (631) 537-1000, ext. 7241

Source:Bridge Bancorp, Inc.