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Share Your Story and Win

Throughout this year’s Executive Report, we used words such as “Leadership, Respect, Deliver, Listen, Respond & Support” to tell the story of First County Bank’s success and contributions to the community.

Now we want to hear your story! What three words would you use to describe your goals, dreams or challenges for 2016? Share here on our blog and you could win a $250 Visa® Gift Card. Plus, we may feature your story, and the others we receive, throughout the year.FCB Story

*Giveaway begins at 9:00am EST on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 and ends at 11:59 pm EST on Sunday, July 31, 2016. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. No automatic, programmed, robotic, or similar means of entry are permitted. Limit one (1) entry per individual. Gift card winner will be announced no later than Friday, July 22, 2016 .

Sponsor is First County Bank. Employees and agents of First County Bank and their immediate family members and persons residing in the same household of such employees are not eligible to enter or win. Click here for Official Rules. VISA® is a registered trademark of Visa.

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Lisa Lupo of Stamford Winner of First County Bank Raffle

First County Bank Raffle Winner

Caption: Lisa Lupo (middle) of Stamford won the First County Bank raffle held at the Fairfield County Women’s Expo. Lisa was awarded her prize, a 55” Class 1080P LED TV with Smart TV, by Rey Giallongo (on right), president and CEO of First County Bank. The TV was generously donated by County TV & Appliance of Stamford by Vincent Vetrini (left), president of County TV & Appliance.

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Deborah J. Dill is Awarded a Kindle Fire HD

Kindle winnerDeborah J. Dill, vice president at Anacara Company in Stamford, a wholesaler of premium outdoor wicker furniture, was awarded a new Kindle Fire HD from First County Bank as part of a cash management promotion.

Mark Rosenbloom, assistant vice president and manager of cash management services at First County Bank, presented Deborah with the Kindle Fire HD for using Business e-Vantage, the Bank’s online cash management platform, along with merchant services provided through US Data Capture.

 

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Congratulations to our Winner!

Beverly Rugani of Norwalk was our survey winner for 2014. She was one of the hundreds of customers of the Bank who took our customer-needs survey in the months of January and February and her name came up at the random drawing we did at the end of the survey. We appreciate everybody’s feedback and will happily work as your trusted advisor for meeting the financial goals you shared with us through the survey.

Congratulations Beverly! We hope you enjoy the Keurig.

Customer-needs survey contest winner

Rey Giallongo, Chairman and CEO, presented Bervely Rugani with her Keurig coffee machine.

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First County Bank Launches 2014 Customer Needs Survey and Keurig Giveaway

Our approach to understanding your needs is very simple: First we ask you what you want from the Bank, then we tailor advice, products and services to help you achieve your goals.

Consider us your trusted advisor.

Take this quick survey, and be sure to verify your information so we can contact you if you win this Keurig® K75 Platinum Brewing System.

To complete the survey, just click below, then your name will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win a Keurig® K75 Platinum Brewing System.

TAKE THE SURVEY NOW

KEURIG® is a registered trademark of Keurig, Incorporated.
Survey contest begins at 9:00 a.m. EST on January 7th 2014 and ends on February 28th 2014. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. No automatic, programmed, robotic, or similar means of entry are permitted. Limit one (1) entry per person. Sponsor is First County Bank. Employees and agents of First County Bank and their immediate family members and persons residing in the same household of such employees are not eligible to enter or win. First County Bank reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value. For Official Rules, visit firstcountybank.com/keurig-giveaway-official-rules.


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First County Bank Launches Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Giveaway

With the holidays fast approaching, we wanted to show our appreciation for our customers and community by launching our 2013 Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Giveaway on Facebook! The Kindle Fire HDX Giveaway started this Monday, November 18 and ends Friday, December 20. For a chance to win, participants need to “Like” our Facebook Fan Page between now and December 20. Existing Fans are automatically entered for a chance to win.

First County Bank will select one lucky winner in a random drawing on Monday, December 23 and the winner will be announced on our social media sites on Friday, December 27.

“As part of our social media mix, we continue to see high engagement and excitement generated by our giveaways. Existing fans show their excitement by commenting on our page. Every day we generate new fans and, based on previous contests, these fans are loyal,” said Karen Kelly, senior VP, chief marketing officer of First County Bank. “Our fan base continues to grow, which illustrates that the content we offer on our fan page is of value and that’s a win-win for all.”

For the Official Rules of the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 giveaway visit: https://www.firstcountybank.com/kindle-fire-hdx-89-contest-official-rules

 

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First County Bank Annouces Winner of Savoring Summertime Contest

From left to right: Savoring Summertime Contest winner Patty Patineta of New Canaan with First County Bank Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer Karen Kelly

First County Bank is happy to announce that Patty Patineta is the winner of our Savoring Summertime Contest. Patty posted a photo from her summer trip to Turkey and received 94 LIKES and lots of comments.

Winning Photo: Anıtkabir in Turkey

She wins two front row Orchestra seats to Beatlemania Now at Stamford Center for the Arts, VIP tickets to a Pre-Show Reception & Dinner at Columbus Park Trattoria.

One of our most successful contests to date, our Savoring Summertime Contest generated many gorgeous and inspiring summertime photos from our fans and nearly 200 total LIKES. We thank all our fans for participating and sharing their summertime stories.

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First County Bank Kicks Off Savoring Summertime Contest

“Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.” ~William Shakespeare

If you haven’t visited our Facebook fan page recently, you’re missing out on the variety of summer photos and videos displayed by our fans as part of the First County Bank Savoring Summertime Contest! Some of the images are so vivid you can almost taste the salty air, hear the ocean and feel the warmth of the summer sun on your skin.

Join the contest today! Between now and Monday, September 23, upload a photo or video of your favorite summertime memory onto our fan page and share it with your friends! The photo or video with the most “likes” wins our “Night on the Town” prize which includes:

 

Extend summer’s lease a bit longer and show us how you SAVOR summer! Visit: Savoring Summertime Contest for more details. We look forward to seeing your summer story! Rules apply: http://www.firstcountybank.com/official-rules

 

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First County Bank Awards Stamford Teacher Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

Stamford resident Lauren Kinzler, an elementary school teacher in Stamford, was the winner of First County Bank’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Giveaway. Lauren has been a long term customer of First County Bank, opening her first savings account in high school and has been with First County Bank ever since. Excited about being both a winner and a long time customer, she said, “I never used another bank!” She went on to say that the elementary school will be using more technology and the Galaxy will come in handy.

Pictured with Lauren on the left is First County Bank Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Karen Kelly and on the right First County Bank President and Chief Operating Officer Katherine Harris. They presented Lauren the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 at the bank’s administrative office, located at 117 Prospect Street in Stamford. The First County Bank Facebook giveaway began on Monday, April 8 through Friday, May 31. It was promoted on the Bank’s website at www.firstcountybank.com, customer communications and through the Bank’s social media networks.
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First County Bank Launches Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Giveaway

In the spirit of fan appreciation and celebrating April as Community Banking Month, First County Bank launched its 2013 Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Giveaway on Facebook this week! The Galaxy Giveaway started Monday, April 8 and ends on May 31. Fans of our Facebook Fan Page are automatically entered for the chance to win and all potential fans simply need to “Like” our page between now and May 31 for a chance to win. One lucky winner will receive a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.

“We’ve seen much success in terms of fan engagement with previous giveaways as both our earlier and newer fans are loyal and active,” said Karen Kelly, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer at First County Bank. “This kind of promotion is fun and generates excitement among participants. And it’s a great way to appreciate our customers as well as our fans, especially during Community Banking Month.”

For the Official Rules of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Giveaway visit: http://www.firstcountybank.com/official-rules-and-regulations