Peoples Bancorp Inc. and its banking subsidiary, Peoples Bank, National Association (Peoples Bank) announce the promotion of Michael C. Balsimo to the position of assistant vice president, marketing officer. Balsimo is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of all marketing, public relations and corporate communications efforts for all divisions of the company.
Balsimo joined Peoples Bank as a financial services representative in 2006, and has held the role of marketing specialist since 2007. He earned bachelor of science degrees in marketing, business management and human resource management from Ohio Valley University, Vienna, W.Va. He also is a graduate of the American Banker's Association (ABA) School of Bank Marketing and Management. In 2009, Balsimo earned the designation of Certified Financial Marketing Professional from the Institute of Certified Bankers. He serves on the board of directors for Living Stone Inc., a nonprofit organization focused on restoring and providing homes for local families in need.