BankNewport Names Gregory Brooks Vice President, Business Intelligence
NEWPORT, R.I. (April 2, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that Gregory A. Brooks, II has been promoted to Vice President of Business Intelligence. In his new position, Greg is responsible for all aspects of data analytics, including managing the Tableau software application, training data workers throughout the bank, performing ad hoc data analysis for strategy development, and spearheading artificial intelligence-related opportunities. Most recently, Greg was Assistant Vice President of Business Intelligence.
“We are proud to announce Greg’s promotion,” said John Sullivan, Executive Vice President Digital & Technology Strategy. “He has done an outstanding job managing the data analytics and business intelligence function of the bank for nearly three years, providing a meaningful impact on the operations of all of our organization’s business lines.”
Greg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems and Accounting from Rhode Island College and an MBA from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He currently resides in Wakefield, RI.
Founded in 1819 and headquartered in Newport, BankNewport offers a full suite of loan and deposit products and services for families and businesses throughout Rhode Island. With $1.7 billion in assets, BankNewport is one of the oldest community banks in the United States and, as a mutual organization, is committed to the financial success of its customers, employees and communities. BankNewport has 18 branch locations, with commercial lending offices in Cumberland and Providence.
BankNewport business lines include OceanPoint Marine Lending, specializing in consumer marine and recreational vehicle financing programs, and OceanPoint Insurance, a Trusted Choice independent insurance agency, providing a oad range of property casualty insurance products, including financial services and marine related insurance products.