Huntington National Bank in Orlando hired Martin P. Mahan to be western region executive in Florida.
The bank is a subsidiary of Huntington Bancshares, Columbus, Ohio.
Mr. Mahan was a retail delivery director at Barnett Banks, where he managed sales strategies in Florida and Georgia. He will direct the sales and operations of 52 former Barnett branches that Huntington has agreed to buy from NationsBank Corp.
When Huntington's deal closes in the second quarter, Mr. Mahan will become responsible for developing the company's management team on Florida's west coast.