Since 1989, BB&T has completed the acquisition of over 55 community banks and thrifts, more than 70 insurance agencies and 21 non-bank financial services companies. This acquisition strategy has contributed significantly to BB&T's success.
Market President Profile:
Jon M. Chilton
Jon began his career in 2002 with Grubb & Ellis / Wilson Kibler in Columbia, S.C. He served as both Property Manager and Commercial Broker at the firm. In 2006, Jon joined BB&T and entered the Leadership Development Program in January of 2007. From 2007-2016, Jon served BB&T in Columbia as a Commercial Relationship Manager and Regional Corporate Banker. In August of 2016, Jon was promoted as the Greenville Market President for BB&T. He has served BB&T nearly 12 years in the State of South Carolina.
Jon is responsible for the leading the Greenville Commercial Banking Team and working alongside all of the Greenville BB&T associates to fulfill our Mission “to create the best financial institution possible”.
University of South Carolina; Bachelor of Science in Real Estate/Finance – Minor in Political Science (August 2002)
BB&T Leadership Development Program (2007)
South Carolina Bankers School (July 2012)
Leadership Columbia (2016)
Current Treasurer - Greenville Chamber of Commerce
Board Member – Miracle Hill Ministries, Inc.
Member – Woodruff Road Presbyterian Church, Greenville SC