Berkshire Bank's Simsbury branch bows

BY Gregory Seay

HBJ Photo | Greg Bordonaro
HBJ Photo | Greg Bordonaro
Berkshire Bank, 16 Albany Turnpike, Simsbury.
Massachusetts lender Berkshire Bank has opened a Simsbury branch, its eighth in Connecticut.

The office at 16 Albany Turnpike/Route 44 features, among other services, a "virtual-teller'' technology with extended service hours for one-to-one advisories and transactions, said Jeff Stone, Berkshire's senior vice president for retail banking.

Aaron Averitt is branch manager.