Hubco Inc., Mahwah, N.J., has hired Susan M. Staudmyer as executive vice president in charge of retail banking.
Ms. Staudmyer will be responsible for developing retail strategies for each Hubco subsidiary-Hudson United Bank in New Jersey, Lafayette American Bank in Connecticut, and Bank of the Hudson in New York.
She succeeded Cynthia Leverich who left the post five months ago.
Ms. Staudmyer was formerly the chief marketing officer of Citibank's global student loan business. Before that she was senior vice president in charge of multiple consumer businesses and branch sales and operations at First Fidelity Bancorp, which First Union Corp. bought in 1996.
She had been senior manager of product development and retail marketing at Chase Manhattan in New York, held the same jobs with Chase Manhattan in Texas, and earlier was executive vice president and head of the consumer banking group at Bank United Corp., Houston.