Camden National Bank recently celebrated a virtual Employee Appreciation event across more than 60 business locations. Throughout the week, the bank’s 650 employees recognized each other for a year of hard work and dedication. On Sept. 23, 13 employees received awards for their commitment to Camden National Bank’s customers, employees, and communities, and the bank also announced a $6,500 donation to six local food pantries on behalf of its employees.

“I’m incredibly proud of each and every one of our employees who have stepped up to serve our customers and support one another during this challenging and unprecedented year,” said Greg Dufour, President & CEO of Camden National Bank. “It was an honor to look back at each department’s accomplishments, as well as virtually celebrate our 2020 Commitment Award winners who embody the spirit, dedication, and creativity of our amazing team.”

Camden National Bank’s 2020 Employee Award Winners are:

Officer of the Year: Dave Ackley, Director of Information Security & Risk Management (Rockport).

Employee of the Year: Craig Blackwell, Relationship Banker (Portland).

CamdenCARE Award: Macie Cote, Relationship Banker (Bangor, Union Street) and Crystal Spear, Banking Center Manager II (Waldoboro).

Team Player Award: Megan McCullum, Mortgage Loan Processor III (Kennebunk) and Jeffrey Rhoads, Operations Specialist (Manchester).

Community Award: Diane Marion, Sr. Deposit Services Specialist (Rockport) and Nicole Gogan, Treasury Management Sales Advisor (Camden Main Office).

Core Values Award: Caity Chubbuck, Customer Care Assistant Manager (Rockport) and Tom Mailloux, Senior Systems Engineer (Gardiner).

CamdenCircle Award: Katie Dickinson, Digital Banking Systems Administrator (Rockport) and Barbara Raths, Treasury Management Sales Advisor II (Portland).

Bob Daigle Award for Achievement through Innovation: Chris Winters, Information Technology Systems Administrator.