Paragon Bank, headquartered in North Carolina, has hired Salley Griffith as their new vice-president and client development officer.

In her new position, Griffith’s main responsibilities are with Paragon Private.

Prior to joining Paragon, Griffith spent over six years working at Wells Fargo. Previously, she worked as a private banking officer and relationship manager for Centuria Private Bank.

Phil Jurney, president of Paragon Bank’s Charlotte market, said: "Salley’s experience in the banking industry and her background with managing premier household portfolios will be an asset to the clients we serve."

Founded in 1999, Paragon Bank provides banking services to middle-market companies, their executives and high net worth individuals. Their assets are valued at a total of over $950 million.