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Bristol County Savings Bank Announces Michael Patacao a Providence Business News 2020 “40 Under Forty” Winner

TAUNTON, MA, June 25, 2020 — Bristol County Savings Bank (BCSB), headquartered in Taunton, Massachusetts, announces that Michael Patacao, VP/Senior Commercial Loan Officer for the Bank, has been selected as a winner of the Providence Business News 16th Annual 40 Under Forty program and will be honored during a virtual ceremony to be held Thursday, July 16th. The 40 young professional awardees were selected based on their career success and involvement within their communities.

“On behalf of everyone at the Bank, I want to congratulate Michael on receiving this award as it recognizes the successful relationships he’s built with businesses in the Southcoast, as well as his dedication to the community he serves,” said John Silva, EVP & Chief Lending Officer for Bristol County Savings Bank. “He’s certainly made quite an impact in his career so far and we’re excited to see what comes next.”

Patacao has successfully served the business community in greater New Bedford, Massachusetts as part of the Bank’s team for more than ten years. Also active in the community, he currently serves as Chair of the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Southern Massachusetts, a Board Member for Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford and SSTAR (Stanley Street Treatment & Resources, Inc.) in Fall River and a member of the Prince Henry Society, New Bedford Chapter. Patacao earned his bachelor’s degree in Management from UMass Dartmouth and is a graduate of the New England School for Financial Studies at Babson College, Wellesley, Massachusetts. In 2015, he was recognized with the SouthCoast Emerging Leaders Award and he is a graduate of Leadership SouthCoast, Class of 2016. Patacao resides in Westport, Massachusetts.

“Congratulations to Michael and all of this year’s awardees,” said Roger Bergenheim, Publisher at Providence Business News. “I look forward to what they have in store for the future.”