By Business Wire, February 20, 2013, 06:00:00 AM EDT
Agreement quadruples the number of non-branch Huntington ATMs in the
state and underscores Huntington's commitment to West Virginia
CHARLESTON, W. Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Huntington Bank customers will be able to access their accounts with no
fee by using ATMs at 88 Go Mart locations throughout West Virginia,
significantly increasing convenience for West Virginia customers, the
bank announced today. The new ATMs are in addition to the 31 Huntington
branches and 53 Huntington ATMs already in the state.
"Huntington is committed to making it easier for our West Virginia
customers to have access to their accounts," said Huntington Bank West
Virginia President Andrew Paterno. "Go Mart is a well-respected retailer
and the No. 1 gas provider in the state. Our customers will be able to
use these ATMs at no charge, giving them added convenience as they stop
at a Go Mart for groceries and gas."
One Point Financial (OPF), an ATM operator based in Atlanta, Ga.,
finalized an agreement with Huntington to brand the ATMs.
"One Point Financial strives to develop convenient, cost-effective
delivery channels for ATM placements," said David Bagley, chief
executive officer, One Point Financial. "Strategies that deliver an
inviting customer experience are imperative for driving usage at the ATM
and allowing the financial institution to fully maximize its brand. One
Point Financial's model incorporates customer-centric goals as well as
budget objectives into a comprehensive plan that enables financial
institutions to grow their retail delivery channel in a lean and
The first ATMs will be placed in Go Marts beginning in early March. All
88 are expected to be placed by mid-March.
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a $56
billion regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.
The Huntington National Bank, founded in 1866, provides full-service
commercial, small business, and consumer banking services; mortgage
banking services; treasury management and foreign exchange services;
equipment leasing; wealth and investment management services; trust
services; brokerage services; customized insurance brokerage and service
programs; and other financial products and services. The principal
markets for these services are Huntington's six-state banking franchise:
Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Indiana, West Virginia, and Kentucky. The
primary distribution channels include a banking network of more than 700
traditional branches and convenience branches located in grocery stores
and retirement centers, and through an array of alternative distribution
channels including internet and mobile banking, telephone banking, and
more than 1,300 ATMs. Through automotive dealership relationships within
its six-state banking franchise area and selected other Midwest and New
England states, Huntington also provides commercial banking services to
the automotive dealers and retail automobile financing for dealer
The Huntington National Bank, Member FDIC. The logo mark and
Huntington® are federally registered service
marks of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated.
About One Point Financial
For more information about One
Point Financial, visit www.onepointfinancial.com.
Source: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated