LIVINGSTON, NJ — Regal Bank recently promoted Zoraida Duran and Albert G. Salas to assistant treasurer and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) administrator at the Livingston office and assistant vice president and branch manager in Florham Park, respectively.

According to Regal Bank, a full-service community bank headquartered in Livingston and with offices in Roseland, Florham Park, Millburn, West Orange, Somerset, Somerville, Springfield and Summit, BSA administrators work with operations and financial managers to ensure compliance with internal and government regulations.

Duran has been with Regal Bank for more than six years, working in both the loan administration and compliance departments. Prior to joining Regal Bank, she served as assistant branch manager at Banco Popular as well as Northern State Bank. 

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“I am deeply appreciative of the recognition Regal Bank has afforded me through my promotion,” said Duran. “It highlights the willingness to promote employees for their dedication and commitment in order to accomplish what is needed for the success of the company. I look forward to my continued growth and success with Regal Bank alongside my team members.”

Thomas Lupo, president and chief executive officer of Regal Bank, congratulated Duran on behalf of Regal Bank and thanked her for all of her hard work.

“She is a proven asset to our organization and I look forward to her continued success," said Lupo.

Duran lives in Newark with her husband, Billy Ramirez, and children Karina Rigual and Amarillys Ramirez. She is an avid New York Giants fan and enjoys watching football, sightseeing and spending time with her family. 

Salas has been with Regal Bank since April of 2013 and has served as customer service representative, bank assistant manager and branch manager during that time. Prior to joining Regal Bank, he worked as a sales and service specialist for Bank of America. 

“It is truly an honor to be part of the Regal Bank family,” said Salas. “Thank you to my superiors and coworkers for making it such a wonderful place to work. I look forward to my future here and helping to reinforce Regal Bank’s impactful role as a community bank.”

Lupo said he is “pleased to see Albert continue to succeed and grow in his career with our organization.”

“We appreciate his dedication and know that the Florham Park community is best served by his strong values and leadership," said Lupo.

Salas resides in Branchburg with his wife, Sharon. He enjoys spending time in the outdoors, particularly hiking, skiing and mountain biking. 

Regal Bank’s services include commercial mortgages, business loans and lines of credit, home equity lines of credit, and traditional commercial banking products for small- to medium-size businesses. Regal Bank also offers Internet banking, bill pay, remote merchant capture, and other technology-based products. Additional information is available at, or 973-716-0600.

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