The stars aligned last week when The Queens Courier honored 40 of the borough’s budding young professionals. “It’s awesome to be honored, and it’s humbling to be among these people,” said Eric Abrams, 26, digital media and membership associate for the Queens Chamber of Commerce. “I feel like I’m on my way up.” Abrams — [...]
The money masters at Flushing Bank recently visited Richmond Hill High School to enrich students about money management. The program, called “Money Smart,” spans several weeks and provides students with basic knowledge and skills necessary to financial independence. According to Kelly Fenton, Flushing Bank’s Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the bank’s Park Avenue [...]
The Flushing YMCA hosted its 11th annual Community Service Awards Dinner to benefit the youth and teens of the local communities at the Kum Gang San Restaurant. The “Special Award for Distinguished Public Leadership” went to Borough President Helen Marshall, and the “YMCA Community Service Award” was presented to Paul Ho, senior VP, Flushing Bank.
John Buran President and CEO of Flushing Bank Over the past year, there has been a growing negative sentiment towards the banking industry. The latest headlines have been focused on the fees being charged for debit card usage. Community banks, like Flushing Bank, offer the consumer more economical choices. Bank of America announced at the [...]