MainStreet Bancshares, Inc. Adds 5 New Bankers – Plans for Growth

Fairfax, VA: Mainstreet Bancshares, Inc. (OXCQX: MNSB), the holding company for MainStreet Bank, is pleased to announce the addition of five new hires to our growing team. These additions come as MainStreet Bank disclosed their first quarter performance on April 25, 2017. The bank reported a net income of $1.03 million for the first quarter of 2017, which is 18% higher than first quarter 2016 net income of $914 thousand.

The five new hires include lenders Tom Floyd, Jeremiah Behan, and Ellie Azar, business banker Billy Cullipher, and marketing officer Kelly Standiford.

Chris Brockett, President of MainStreet Bancshares, Inc. said, “We couldn’t be more excited about adding these experienced folks to our existing team of great community bankers. The timing is perfect to seize opportunities created by the recent consolidation in the local banking market”.

On the production side, Tom Floyd has joined Mainstreet Bank’s commercial lending group as Senior Vice President, Regional Lending Manager serving the Fairfax area. Floyd brings over 10 years of experience with and most recently worked as a Senior Vice President at Capital Bank.

Jeremiah Behan has been hired as Vice President, Commercial Lender. Prior to joining MainStreet Bank, Behan worked for Washington First Bank. Additionally, Ellie Azar has been hired as Vice President, Commercial Lender. Prior to joining MainStreet Bank, Azar worked for Cardinal Bank. Based in the Clarendon branch, Billy Cullipher has been hired as Vice President, Relationship Manager.
Cullipher brings over 22 years of banking experience to the team and previously worked for BB&T and Bank of Georgetown.

Finally, Kelly Standiford has been hired as the Vice President, Marketing Director. Prior to joining MainStreet Bank, Standiford was the Marketing Director for a local accounting firm Ryan & Wetmore.

For additional information, please contact:
Kelly Standiford
MainStreet Bancshares, Inc.
703-481- 4597

ABOUT MAINSTREET BANK: MainStreet operates five branches in Herndon, Fairfax, Fairfax City, McLean and Clarendon. In addition, MainStreet has 55,000 free ATMs and a fully integrated online and mobile banking solution. The Bank is not restricted by a conventional branching system, as it can offer business customers the ability to Put Our Bank in Your Office ® . With robust and easy-to- use online business banking technology, MainStreet has literally “put our bank” in well over 800 businesses in the Metropolitan area. MainStreet also offers a full complement of payment system services for third party payment providers. MainStreet has a nationally known and leading market expert on-staff ready to help payment providers create a solution perfect for their needs.

MainStreet offers a full complement of business and professional lending products, including government contracting lines of credit, commercial lines and term loans, residential and commercial construction and commercial real estate. MainStreet also works with the SBA to offer 7A and 504 lending solutions. From mobile banking and Apple Pay to instant-issue Debit Cards, MainStreet Bank is always looking for ways to improve its customer experience. Additionally, MainStreet released Aircharity ®  in 2012. Aircharity ®  is a unique
solution that empowers people and organizations to raise money via email, websites and social media. The product allows a customer to open an account and accept donations from debit cards, credit cards and electronic checks.

MainStreet Bank was the first community bank in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area to offer a full online business banking solution. MainStreet Bank was also the first bank headquartered in the Commonwealth of Virginia to offer CDARS – a solution that provides multi-million- dollar FDIC insurance. Further information on the Bank can be obtained by visiting its website at

This entry was posted in Blog, Press Release and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.