Fifth Third Bank Continues South Carolina Expansion with Commercial Office in Charleston

Fifth Third Bank, National Association recently announced an expansion into the Charleston Market with the addition of three local, experienced bankers. Fifth Third entered the Carolinas in 2008 with the acquisition of First Charter Bank, and subsequently expanded into South Carolina in 2011. The expansion into Charleston is the latest in a series of investments across the region and evidence of the long-term commitment to local growth that is being made here in the Carolinas by the Bank.

Jason Hessberg, Commercial Team Lead, Fifth Third Bank

Jason Hessberg will serve as Commercial Team Lead and joins us with over 15 years of commercial banking experience. He is a graduate of Wake Forest University where he also earned his MBA. Jason enjoys golf and trips to the Carolinas mountains when he has down time. He and his wife, Andrea, live in Charleston with their two children.







Dave Fichman, Senior Relationship Manager

Dave Fichman, Senior Relationship Manager, brings over 20 years of banking, credit, homebuilder lending and medical specialty group experience that includes over 10 years as a Commercial Relationship Manager in the Charleston market. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech and enjoys boating, golf, motorcycle riding and Jiu Jitsu. Dave lives in Charleston with his wife Monica and they have three adult children.







Marc Barnes, Treasury Management Officer

Marc Barnes, Treasury Management Officer, is an experienced treasury sales officer with a demonstrated history of successfully partnering with clients to meet objectives. Marc is originally from Michigan where he attended Western Michigan University. He began his career as a teacher in the Charlotte Mecklenburg School system before transitioning to a career in Banking. Marc is a proud father of two children and moved to Charleston in 2017 where he currently resides today.

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