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Pilot Bank Highlights Danny McDonald and Javier Jorge

June 2, 2020

Pilot Bank is a full-service bank providing retail and commercial services to individuals, businesses, and institutions serving the greater Tampa Bay and Lakeland for over 30 years. There are six banking center locations throughout the region.  Pilot Bank is “ In the Business of Community” and provides first class service to its clients and has an incredibly talented crew. We are proud to highlight the recent promotions of Danny McDonald and Javier Jorge for their involvement with Pilot Bank.

Danny McDonald has been promoted to SBA Loan Officer for Pilot Bank.  In his role, Danny helps businesses grow and succeed through the government guaranteed SBA lending program. Danny’s has a passion for working with small business in the community and working with entrepreneurs, startups, and various industries throughout the state of Florida. Danny received his MBA from the University of Tampa. Danny is a true fan of the Tampa Bay Rays and enjoys local restaurants throughout the community.

Javier Jorge has been promoted to Senior Vice President, SBA Director at Pilot Bank.  He is a finance professional with a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Finance from University of South Florida. Javier is truly a subject matter expert and very experienced in lending and the SBA programs. He has been invited to speak and participate in seminars and panels nationwide particularly as of late, regarding the rollout and interpretation of the PPP program. He was recently recognized as Coleman Publishing’s Emerging SBA Lender of the Year (Under 40).

Teamwork, Leadership and Innovation are core values at Pilot Bank. These values are reflected in both Danny and Javier as they work diligently to support the needs of our small business community. To learn more about Pilot Bank and their exceptional team, visit :


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