Randall T. Conte has been named President of Parkway Bancorp, the holding company of Harwood Heights-based Parkway Bank, the company announced.
Conte brings over 35 years of banking experience in the metro Chicago market to Parkway. Since April 2016, he served as vice president at MB Financial Inc. and as executive vice president, chief operating officer, chief financial officer and director at MB Financial Bank, National Association. He served as the Chief operating officer and executive vice president at Taylor Capital Group Inc., since November 2008. Prior to this position, he held a number of leadership positions at LaSalle Bank, National Association, including head of operations, executive vice president and corporate controller.
"Randy's proven leadership skills, extensive banking expertise and market knowledge will be of tremendous value as we look to maximize our strategic opportunities," said Rocco A. Suspenzi, chairman, secretary and chief executive officer of the company.
Parkway, with 32 locations throughout the Chicago and Phoenix, Arizona, metro areas, specializes in commercial lending, commercial real estate loans, treasury management, and small business banking,