Bill Dunkel Recognized as Lender of the Year

William DunkelBill Dunkel, VP Commercial Lending, was selected by the New York Business Development Corporation as the 2013 Lender of the Year.  Bill was awarded this distinction after careful consideration of a selection of commercial lenders throughout New York State.

The award recognizes Bill's commitment to the partnership with NYBDC, particularly through the SBA 504 program, and efforts to promote access to capital for New York's small businesses. Bill was presented this award at a special NYBDC luncheon in New York City on December 11. 

Bill began his career with Mahopac National Bank in 1998 as a management trainee.  He focuses on helping businesses in the Putnam County market to achieve their financial objectives.   

"We believe this award is a true reflection of Bill's 15 years of success at the bank and are proud of his accomplishments and his receipt of this tremendous honor," said John Kraus, Senior Vice President / Senior Commercial Loan Officer.