Eddie Steiner, president of The Commercial & Savings Bank, recently announced the promotion of Eric Gerber to vice president and commercial lender.

Gerber is based in CSB's Berlin location, 4587 State Route 39, and he will continue developing lending relationships with commercial customers throughout Holmes County and surrounding areas.

"Eric has unwavering commitment to providing high quality service and he has been a strong contributor since joining CSB in 2012," stated Steiner. "Eric takes great pride in helping businesses succeed and grow."

Gerber holds an associate's degree in Business Administration from Kent State University and resides in Berlin with his wife, Carol. He is a board member of the Berlin Water Company, is currently in his third term on the Holmes County Tourism Council, and serves on the Finance Committee at his church.

Eric can be reached by calling 330-763-2844 or by email at eric.gerber@csb1.com.

CSB has 16 banking centers in Holmes, Wayne, Stark and Tuscarawas counties, and has been an independent community bank since 1879. CSB is an equal housing lender and member FDIC. CSB is located on the web at www.csb1.com and can be reached toll-free at 1-800-654-9015.