Strong to lead Peoples Bank Dealer Financial Services



MARIETTA, OHIO — Peoples Bank had announced the addition of Gregg A. Strong as senior vice president, Dealer Financial Services.

In his new role, Strong will lead the development and delivery of Peoples Bank commercial dealer services across Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky. This includes inventory floor plan and commercial lending for auto, RV, power sports and equipment dealers. This new offering will enhance the bank’s existing suite of dealer capabilities which includes insurance, indirect consumer loans, trust and investments, cash management and merchant services.

Strong comes to Peoples Bank with over 35 years in commercial banking, serving in regional or national roles for over 20 years. Prior to joining Peoples Bank, Strong led Key Bank’s dealer services division for 16 years

“Gregg is very experienced in floor plan lending and is a welcomed addition to our commercial banking team and he will allow Peoples Bank to offer a full suite of banking services to the dealer community. Also, his experience and insight are perfectly aligned with our goals of building success for every client,” said Daniel McGill, Peoples Bank EVP chief commercial banking officer.

Strong resides in Bratenahl, Ohio with his wife Debbie and will be based at the Peoples Bank Cleveland office at 24400 Chagrin Blvd. in Beachwood, Ohio.

He may be reached by calling 216-910-0571 or by emailing

Submitted by Peoples Bank.