Meeks wins $1,000 VISA gift card from bank

PARKERSBURG – A winner was announced in the Peoples Bank Grand Re-Opening Sweepstakes.

Kristin Meeks won a $1,000 prepaid VISA gift card.

“We are thrilled to present this prize to Ms. Meeks,” said Michael Fitzpatrick, Peoples Bank vice president, regional manager.

Peoples Bank recently celebrated its newly renovated branches in Wood County with events from Jan. 27-30. Specials and giveaways were offered throughout the week and included personal loan and mortgage discounts, personal and business checking account specials and a chance to win a prepaid VISA gift card.

Meeks’ name was randomly drawn from hundreds of entries.

Fitzpatrick said the renovations were extensive during the past several months. Everything that features the Peoples Bank name has undergone a transformation, ranging from a new logo to the remodel of its branches. In addition, each branch now features a dedicated and highly visible community wall to showcase local community organizations and events.

Founded in 1902, Peoples Bank has grown from a single location in Marietta to encompass more than 50 locations in Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky.

Peoples Bancorp Inc. is a diversified financial products and services company with $2.1 billion in assets, 50 locations and 47 ATMs in Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky.