Huntington Announces 88 New ATMs Throughout West Virginia at Go Mart Stores
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 challenging economy.”
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 customers.
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.
Huntington Media Contacts:
Maureen Brown, 614-480-5512
William Eiler, 412-227-4858
Source: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Released February 20, 2013