National City Corp., Cleveland, has promoted vice president Brian R. Loveless to senior vice president and manager in the corporate trust department.
The department provides corporate trust and custody services for government agencies, municipalities, state governments, and selective issuers of corporate debt instruments in the banking company's six-state market area.
Mr. Loveless had been vice president and head of finance and compliance for institutional trust since January. He joined National City in April 1996 as an assistant vice president and merger and acquisition analyst in corporate planning. A year later he was promoted to trust administrative manager.
Before joining National City, he worked for Bankers Trust Co. of California as assistant treasurer and financial analyst and Bankers Trust Co. of New York as a stock options analyst and administrator.