Professional Profile: Kevin Catalano 2016

Kevin Catalano - 2016

Name: Kevin Catalano - 2016

Title: Vice President & Commercial Banking Officer

Company: Kinderhook Bank

Location: 798 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, NY

Birthplace: Buffalo, NY

Family: Single

College: SUNY Plattsburgh and Sage Graduate College

First job unrelated to your current field: Family awning business

First job in current field: Assistant branch manager at M&T Bank

What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Kinderhook Bank has been providing banking and lending products for Columbia, Rensselaer and Albany counties since 1853 and has been growing ever since. Our growth has been significant in the last few years primarily due to our expertise in commercial real estate which we plan to continue in the years to come.

Hobbies: Golf and yoga

Favorite novel: “Lost in Shangri-La” by Mitchell Zuckoff

Favorite film:  “Gladiator”

Keys to success: Having great follow through – it’s what makes things happen!

Person(s) you most admire (outside of family)  Buddha

If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Probably to be a small business owner