Huntington National Bank of Florida, Orlando, has hired Mellon Bank Corp. veteran John E. Kalb as senior vice president and regional credit officer.
Mr. Kalb, who moved from Pittsburgh to Orlando, will oversee Huntington's commercial credit activities in Florida.
He was sen-ior vice president and head of the retail real estate group at Mellon Bank in Pittsburgh and has 19 years' experience in commercial real estate.
Huntington National of Florida also promoted Jane Ashley to marketing director. She will be responsible for the marketing, advertising, and public relations for Huntington's 41 Florida retail branches. Ms. Ashley had been a Huntington branch manager and investment representative in Altamonte Springs, Fla.
Huntington National of Florida is a unit of Huntington Bancshares, Columbus, Ohio.