SunTrust Bank Tampa Bay has hired two branch managers and promoted an employee to that rank.
Chantel M. Ferrera was hired to run the Gunn Highway branch, which is scheduled to open today. Ms. Ferrera was a sales and service manager at BankAmerica Corp's NationsBank of Tampa, formerly Barnett Bank of Tampa.
Christina M. Haney was hired to manage SunTrust's Palm Harbor branch, in North Pinellas. Ms. Haney was an assistant branch manager at SouthTrust Bank.
And Loida E. Alayon was promoted to run the North St. Petersburg branch, which also opens today. She joined SunTrust Tampa in 1995 from SunTrust Central Florida and has 12 years of banking experience.
SunTrust Tampa Bay is a subsidiary of SunTrust Banks Inc., Atlanta.