Business Loans

Connecticut River Bank, N.A. offers a variety of business loans designed to help all types of businesses from the sole proprietor to the large corporation. We can help you meet rapid growth challenges, fulfill the need for new and updated equipment, or obtain a line of credit to handle your business cash flow gaps.

  • Mortgages
  • Acquisition Financing
  • Equipment Loans
  • Lines of credit
  • Vehicle Loans
  • Letters of credit
  • Capital Improvement Loans
  • Local processing and quick approval                 
  • SBA Preferred Lender

Connecticut River Bank, N.A. is locally owned, locally managed and locally focused. We pride ourselves on being a member of the community and providing Service That Earns Your Trust. Our loan programs allow us to help our customers accomplish their goals and make their dreams a reality. We invite you to visit your local branch or call one of our experienced commercial lenders. 

Meet Our Commercial Lending Team...


Raymond Dionne,  Regional Vice President and Commercial Lender, Northern Region NH -


Ray’s extensive banking and commercial lending career spans over 26 years.  As a commercial lender Ray has serviced a diverse customer base of manufacturing, wholesale, retail and real estate development clients.  He is accomplished in all SBA, BFA, and FD Loan Programs.  Contact Ray today to experience all he has to offer you and your business.



Patricia B. Putnam, Regional Vice President & Commercial Lender, Central Region NH – 


Patricia provides responsive and trusted service to the business customers of the Claremont, Charlestown and Springfield Markets. With over twenty years of sales, customer service and banking experience along with involvement in the local community including Rotary, multiple Chamber of Commerce Organizations, Board of Trustees for Valley Regional Hospital and the Springfield Regional Development Corporation, Patricia is here to service your business lending needs.


Brian Donovan, Regional Vice President & Commercial Lender, Southern Region NH – 


Brian serves the Keene Market actively handling commercial relationships and providing trusted service to a diverse customer base of manufacturing, wholesale, retail and real estate development clients. He is accomplished in all SBA, BFA and FD Loan Programs and volunteers in the community with the Keene Chamber of Commerce, Keene Lions Club, Keene Family YMCA, Keene Day Care Center and the Cheshire Housing Trust. With over 30 years of commercial lending and community development experience, Brian is here to assist your business.


Robert Edwards, Vice President & Commercial Lender, Keene & Peterborough NH –


Bob's commercial lending and banking experience span over 40 years in the Peterborough and Keene Area of New Hampshire.  As a commercial lender directly responsible for maintaining and expanding commercial loan portfolios, Bob brings a wealth of knowledge about cash management, investment, SBA, BFA, and RD loan programs to the bank and his customers.  Contact Bob today to experience all he has to offer you and your business.


Daniel Stannard, Executive Vice President & Senior Lender, Charlestown NH –


Dan's commercial lending and business banking experience span over 30 years in the New Hampshire and Vermont markets along the Connecticut River Valley.   As the commercial lending team leader, Dan is responsible for overseeing the maintenance and expansion of the Bank’s commercial loan portfolio.  Dan brings a wealth of experience in building client relationships as well as knowledge of financing programs such as SBA, BFA and RD.  His understanding and history of building strong relationships complements the Bank’s commitment to provide “Service That Earns Your Trust.” 

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