MIDDLEBURG, Va., May 16, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Monday, May 9th, Sonabank (Nasdaq:SONA) officially opened its new branch at 10 West Washington Street in Middleburg, VA. This is Sonabank's 14th branch, and its 4th branch in Loudoun County, which has been ranked in the top 2 counties for highest median household income in the United States since 2007. Sonabank is also the only bank in Middleburg which never took TARP funds.
Sonabank is proud to announce the appointment of Linda Sandridge as branch manager of the new Middleburg branch. Assistant manager is Natalie Lacaze. Georgia Derrico, the bank's CEO, recently commented, "It's going to be so great to again have a branch in Middleburg with all of our old business friends."
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