February 23, 2015

Karen Galbo Appointed To Lead People's United Community Foundation

BRIDGEPORT, CT– People’s United announced today that Karen Galbo has been appointed Director of the People’s United Community Foundation.  Galbo has served as the foundation’s Marketing, Public and Community Relations Director for the past five years.

“Karen is very familiar with the communities and not-for-profit organizations that our foundation serves across our footprint,” said Jack Barnes, President and CEO of People’s United Bank and Chairman of the People’s United Community Foundation. “I look forward to working with her as we continue to invest in our communities.”

Galbo has been responsible for the DonorsChoose, Financial Education Community Outreach and Volunteer Recognition programs at People’s United Bank. Her prior experience includes sales and marketing positions at several New England media outlets. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Suffolk University in Boston.

People’s United Bank: A Legacy of Support

For more than 170 years, People’s United Bank has been a proud and active member of the communities where we live and work, and we remain steadfast in continuing our legacy of supporting the needs of the communities we serve. Read more at peoples.com.

About People’s United Bank

People's United Bank is a subsidiary of People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT), a diversified financial services company with $36 billion in assets. People’s United Bank, founded in 1842, is a premier, community-based, regional bank in the Northeast offering commercial and retail banking, as well as wealth management services through a network of over 400 branches in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. Visit us at peoples.com.

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