OLYMPIA, Wash., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Bank, subsidiary of Heritage Financial Corporation ("Company" or "Heritage") (Nasdaq: HFWA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Glasby as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Glasby will report to President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeffrey J. Deuel, and his range of responsibilities will include oversight of the information technology and information systems divisions of the bank.
"As the financial services industry becomes more complex and our organization grows, we felt it necessary to hire Bill for the newly created position of Chief Technology Officer," said Mr. Deuel. "Bill has extensive technical expertise and executive leadership experience with JPMorgan Chase that will support our strategic focus as we continuously improve our information systems and platform."
Prior to joining Heritage Bank, Mr. Glasby was an Executive Director and Chief Information Architect as well as the Director of Data Warehousing and Small Application Development within JPMorgan Chase's Commercial Banking line of business. Prior to that, he held a Managing Director position with Novare Solutions Group as well as various technical and business management positions with Washington Mutual Bank. Mr. Glasby holds a Master of Business Administration from Yale School of Management, a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Western Washington University and is a graduate of the CBA's Graduate School of Retail Bank Management.
About Heritage Financial
Heritage Financial Corporation is an Olympia-based bank holding company with Heritage Bank, a full-service commercial bank, as its sole wholly-owned banking subsidiary. Heritage Bank has a branching network of 59 banking offices in Washington and Oregon. Heritage Bank also does business under the Central Valley Bank name in the Yakima and Kittitas counties of Washington and under the Whidbey Island Bank name on Whidbey Island. Heritage's stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "HFWA". More information about Heritage Financial Corporation can be found on its website at www.hf-wa.com and more information about Heritage Bank can be found on its website at www.heritagebanknw.com.
SOURCE Heritage Financial Corporation