Banc One Corp. said that it has merged its Bank One, Steubenville; Bank One West Virginia, Wheeling, and Bank One West Virginia, New Martinsville to form Bank One, Wheeling-Steubenville.
The new entity will have its home office in Wheeling, W.V. and operate 15 banking locations in Ohio and West Virginia, according to its chairman and chief executive, William D. Wolter.
Mr. Wolter was formerly president and chief executive of Bank One, Steubenville. C. Joe Mullen, former president and chief executive of Bank One West Virginia, Wheeling, and Bank One West Virginia, New Martinsville, has been named president and chief operating officer.
Bank One, Wheeling-Steubenville, has combined assets of approximately $500 million.