Dime Community Bank announces resignation of Chief Retail Officer

BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dime Community Bank (the “bank” or “Dime”), subsidiary of Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:DCOM), announced today that William "Bill" E. Brown resigned as Executive Vice President ("EVP") and Chief Retail Officer of the bank, effective June 15, 2017.

Mr. Brown has served as EVP and Chief Retail Officer since joining the bank in 2016. Kenneth J. Mahon, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “I would like to thank Bill for his contributions to our strategy and wish him well in the next chapter of his career."


The Company had $6.10 billion in consolidated assets as of March 31, 2017, and is the parent company of the bank. The bank was founded in 1864, is headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, and currently has twenty-seven branches located throughout Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Nassau County, New York. More information on the Company and the bank can be found on Dime's website at www.dime.com.

Contact: Anthony Rose, Executive Vice President and Director of Investor Relations. 718-782-6200 extension 5260

Source:Dime Community Bancshares, Inc.