First Executive Bank, Philadelphia, has appointed Joseph M. Matisoff senior vice president and chief lending officer.
Mr. Matisoff is responsible for portfolio management, business development, and credit administration.
He spent 14 years with First Pennsylvania Bank, where he worked in various capacities, including head of the bank card division. He has served as executive vice president and senior lending officer with Covenant Bank in Haddonfield, N.J., and as senior vice president and chief lending officer at First Bank of Philadelphia.
Joan Weinman Schwartz has been appointed general counsel and corporate secretary.
Ms. Schwartz is responsible for the provision and coordination of legal services, oversight of loan documentation, loan workout resolution, and regulatory compliance.