601 Bayshore Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33606
Phone: (813) 998-2740
Corey Neil serves as President and
Chief Operating Officer at The Bank of Tampa. He has been with the bank for more
than 17 years serving in various roles, and has more than 25 years of banking
experience, all of which have been spent in Tampa Bay. Prior to joining The
Bank of Tampa in 2003, Corey was employed by SunTrust Bank.
In his current role, Corey oversees the
revenue side of the bank as well as operations, and leads key banking functions,
including the Hillsborough, Pinellas and Sarasota markets, as well as the
middle market, commercial real estate, wealth management, trust services and
marketing functions at The Bank of Tampa. Corey holds a pivotal role as an
executive leader of the bank, with a focus on strategic business development
and performance measures aimed towards growing The Bank of Tampa presence in
the greater Tampa Bay area. A key aspect of this goal is holding steady to The
Bank of Tampa’s mission of building solid relationships and providing the
highest levels of personalized service in meeting the financial needs of
professionals and private business owners throughout Tampa Bay. Prior to his
role as President and Chief Operating Officer, Corey served in various leadership
roles, most recently serving as Chief Banking Officer.
Civic involvement became a cornerstone
of Corey’s professional career as a result of the valuable experience he gained
as a member of The Tampa Connection’s Class of 2002. After graduating, he furthered
his association with The Tampa Connection by serving a six-year term on its Board
of Directors, including service as the 2007 Chairman. In addition, Corey is
also a graduate of Leadership Tampa’s Class of 2010 and is an alumni member.
Currently, Corey serves as the Vice
Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Tampa General Hospital Foundation.
Additionally, he serves on the boards of the Hillsborough Education Foundation
and The University Club of Tampa. Previously, he served on the Board of Directors
for the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce as the Finance Co-Chairman of its
Corey received his
Bachelor of Science in finance from Florida State University in 1996, and completed
the Stonier Graduate School of Banking in 2007. He continued his executive education
by completing the Columbia University Business School – Advanced Management
Program in 2015.