Berkshire gets VP in New York

Theodore DeConno Jr.

Berkshire Bank has hired five vice presidents — in consumer lending, business banking, branch administration, human resources and wealth management — including Theodore DeConno Jr., vice president relationship manager, in New York.

Hired are DeConno, Jacqueline Courtwright, vice president, human resources officer; Richard DiLorenzo, vice president, retail loan operations manager; Kevin Inkley, senior vice president, retail lending; and Janice Ward, vice president, wealth management advisor.

DeConno will join the Capital District commercial lending team. He will work to expand and establish customer relationships throughout all lines of business including depository, insurance and wealth management. DeConno has 25 years of business banking experience, most recently serving as senior relationship manager at TD Bank in Albany. He also served in similar capacities at Key Bank and HSBC. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance as well as an accounting certificate from Siena College. DeConno resides in Poestenkill.

Berkshire has local bank offices in Rome, New Hartford and Oriskany Falls.