First Florida Bank promotes Brett Wilson to president

Staff Writer
Walton Sun
Brett Wilson new president of First Florida Bank and First Florida Bancorp, Inc.

The Board of Directors of First Florida Bank has announced the selection of Brett Wilson to the position of president of First Florida Bank and First Florida Bancorp, Inc. Additionally, he has been elected to the Board of Directors for First Florida Bank and First Florida Bancorp, Inc.

Wilson previously served as the executive vice president and director of lending of the Bank since 2009, and a senior officer of the Bank since its inception. Wilson is a lifelong resident of Walton County with 20 years of banking industry experience and is currently a participant in the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La.

First Florida Bank Chairman and CEO Frank B. Burge stated “Brett has been an integral part of the success and growth of this organization. His vast knowledge of lending and business development in First Florida’s trade arena has generated a substantial return to our shareholders. We are extremely excited to bestow this well deserved honor of President to Brett.”