Press Release

Bonding Manager Joins Coakley, Pierpan, Dolan & Collins Insurance Agency

Friday, August 14, 2015

North Adams, MA – Eric Pratt has been named Vice President & Bonding Manager, according to Jonathan Denmark, President & Chief Operating Officer of Coakley, Pierpan, Dolan & Collins Insurance Agency (CPDC). CPDC is a division of MountainOne Bank.Eric Pratt

According to Denmark, “For decades, Coakley, Pierpan, Dolan & Collins has been a leader in providing Surety Bonds and related services to our loyal customer base. Eric’s extensive background as a Surety Underwriter, combined with his strong financial background, makes him an excellent choice to lead our Surety division.”

Pratt will be responsible for working with existing commercial clients and developing new relationships throughout the CPDC market area, and will be located in CPDC’s Pittsfield office at 111 Silver Lake Boulevard in the William Stanley Business Park. Prior to joining CPDC, he served as a Surety Account Executive and Bond Underwriter in Boston, assisting clients throughout the New England region. He has nearly 10 years of bonding and finance experience.

Pratt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Bentley University in Waltham, MA. He lives in his hometown of Dalton, MA, with his wife and two sons.

About MountainOne Bank

MountainOne Financial is a mutual holding company headquartered in North Adams, MA. MountainOne Bank is a subsidiary of MountainOne Financial, and includes the following divisions: Coakley, Pierpan, Dolan & Collins Insurance; True North Insurance; and True North Financial (financial professionals offering securities and advisory services through Commonwealth Financial Network®, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Advisor).  Founded in 1848, MountainOne Bank has assets of over $800 million and provides a broad range of banking services to personal and business customers. MountainOne Bank has three full service offices serving the Berkshires, three serving Boston South, and a full service office and drive-up ATM in Danvers serving Boston North.