Washington Trust Provides Commercial Financing and Banking Services to A/Z Corporation in North Stonington, CT

WESTERLY, R.I., May 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Washington Trust Company recently provided commercial financing and banking services to A/Z Corporation, a construction management and specialty service provider with offices in North Stonington and Hartford, CT. A/Z Corporation provides technology-based construction, operation and facility maintenance programs to the pharmaceutical, biomedical, chemical, specialty manufacturing, hospitality and utility industries.

"Both Washington Trust and A/Z Corporation share a similar operating culture built on superior service and the strength of our employees," said Joseph J. MarcAurele, Washington Trust Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We're thrilled to work alongside a company, that like Washington Trust, is focused on the growth and success of its clients."

Headquartered in North Stonington, CT, A/Z Corporation has become a recognized leader in engineering, construction, operations, and maintenance services with a focus on technology orientated markets. Their unwavering responsibility to their Clients has allowed A/Z to serve some of the region's most recognizable companies, many of which rank in the Fortune 500 and 1000. With this success, A/Z has remained a steadfast employer with an average of over 450 technically orientated professionals, who have successfully managed over $850 million in projects over the past 5 years.

Washington Trust's Commercial Banking Group provides multi-million financing to leading businesses, manufacturers, hospitals, and educational institutions throughout the Northeast. We offer a full line of commercial and industrial lending services, including business lines of credit, term loans, international banking services, as well as comprehensive cash management services and bank-at-work conveniences. Our team of experienced professionals are dedicated to providing customized, comprehensive financing and personalized services. For more information, contact Joseph M. Confessore, Senior Vice President and Team Leader, at 401-348-1439, or 1-800-475-2265 ext.1439, or jmconfessore@washtrust.com.


Founded in 1800, Washington Trust® is the oldest community bank in the nation and one of the Northeast's premier financial services companies. Washington Trust offers a full range of financial services, including commercial banking, mortgage banking, personal banking and wealth management and trust services through its offices located in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The Washington Trust Company is a subsidiary of Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc., (Nasdaq:WASH). Additional information on Washington Trust and its subsidiaries can be found at www.washtrust.com.

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Source:The Washington Trust Company