Seaside Bank welcomes Davis as North Florida president


Seaside Bank and Trust has announced the addition of David Davis as the North Florida market president. In this role, Davis is responsible for overseeing delivery of commercial banking, wealth management and retail banking services within the North Florida region and looking to grow the bank’s presence in the community.

Davis is based in the company’s Ponte Vedra Beach area office.

“We are thrilled to develop our Florida team with the addition of someone who has such a strong network within the North Florida community,” said Gideon Haymaker, state president for Florida for Seaside Bank and Trust and its parent company, United Community Bank. “David is a proven leader, and we are confident he and his team will further develop Seaside’s reputation of providing exceptional service.”

Davis has more than 30 years of experience in banking and financial services. Most recently, he served as the executive vice president of commercial banking at BBVA.

“I am thrilled to join the team at Seaside Bank and Trust,” said Davis. “I look forward to contributing to Seaside’s commitment to service and forming meaningful relationships to help our community flourish.”

Davis graduated from Stetson University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and from Jacksonville University with a master’s degree in business administration. He is currently an active member of the Gator Bowl and the First Coast Manufacturing Association and serves on the board for Lifework Leadership First Coast.