Shore Bank

A customer enters Shore United Bank at the 212 Marlboro Avenue branch in Easton.

EASTON — Shore United Bank will soon be docking in Anne Arundel County. Shore Bancshares Inc., the holding company of Shore United Bank, released a statement on Wednesday, Nov. 17, announcing that beginning Feb. 22, 2022, seven Severn Bank locations in Anne Arundel will officially become a part of Shore United. This follows the Nov. 1 announcement by Shore Bancshares Inc. and Severn Bancorp Inc. that the two business would be merging.

“Over the next few months, we will be working together to ensure a smooth transition for the Severn Bank customers who will benefit by having access to 22 additional locations in Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, while also receiving community banking services on a larger scale,” said Donna Stevens, chief operating officer of Shore Bancshares Inc.

Lloyd L. “Scott” Beatty, president and chief executive officer of Shore Bancshares Inc., said, “The addition of Severn to our organization is very exciting. We will now have Anne Arundel County as part of our community, expanding our footprint west of the Chesapeake Bay.”

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