Salem Five Names Maria Laverghetta AVP of Customer Data and Analytics

April 2017

Salem, Mass., April 25, 2017 – Salem Five announced today that Maria Laverghetta has joined its team as assistant vice president and marketing manager of customer data and analytics. Laverghetta will be responsible for developing new and existing customer growth strategies, driving product and channel insights, marketing segmentation strategies, and interpreting market and performance data to help develop market direction and strategy.

“In today’s world, data analytics is crucial to developing and implementing effective business strategies,” said Martha Acworth, Chief Marketing Officer for Salem Five. “Maria’s experience and passion for business intelligence and marketing analytics make her the ideal person to spearhead our data-driven marketing strategies.”

Prior to joining Salem Five, Laverghetta was an advisor and analyst for Pearson Education in Orlando, Florida for six years. She has also held additional roles at Destination Debt Solution and Grimco, Inc. In her spare time, Laverghetta is working with a startup through the business development department at MGH and Harvard Medical School as a financial consultant and equity partner.

Laverghetta earned bachelor’s degrees in music and journalism from the University of Florida and an MBA with an emphasis in finance from Northeastern University. She is a member of the Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, and Golden Key Honor Society.  She resides in Salem.

Salem Five Bancorp is the parent bank holding company of Salem Five (, a mutual institution founded in 1855. Salem Five aims to make money less complicated and thereby make customers’ lives simpler and easier by offering sophisticated retail and commercial banking products, personalized service and innovative technology. Salem Five is one of the largest Massachusetts-headquartered banks with $5 billion in assets and 35 retail branches in Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk and Suffolk counties and southern New Hampshire. Divisions include Salem Five Mortgage Company, which has financed more homes than any other Massachusetts bank; Salem Five Financial which offers financial and retirement income planning, portfolio review and money management; and Salem Five Insurance Agency, which provides personal and commercial insurance. Salem Five deposits are insured through the FDIC and DIF. Salem Five Mortgage Company’s NMLS # is 4662. Equal Housing Lender. Securities are offered through LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC. Life insurance products are offered through LPL Financial or its licensed affiliates. Insurance and investment products are not FDIC insured, not bank guaranteed, may lose value, not a deposit, and not insured by any federal government agency.


James Nelson
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