The Hub - Shark Help's New England Banks Capture A Younger Demographic

Shark Launches Innovative New Banking Portal to reach Younger Banking Customers in 5 New England States.

Burlington, VT — Shark Communications, a leading Burlington, Vermont-based interactive and brand management agency the%20hub.jpghas recently launched “The Hub,” a new, innovative web site for customers of Chittenden Corporation’s network of community banks in New England. Designed to serve primarily the 18-29 age bracket, The Hub offers online visitors the opportunity to sign up for free checking and account services, enter on-going contests, take advantage of Hub Stubs (a rewards and coupon program), and get valuable financial education and information through a variety of calculators, articles, podcasts, and blogs. The Hub was developed by Shark as a component of the agency’s more encompassing, new media initiatives currently under development for Chittenden Corporation.
Chittenden Corporation (NYSE: CHZ) is a multi-bank holding company with assets of over $6 billion, headquartered in Burlington, Vermont. More about Chittenden Corporation can be found at

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Shark Communications is a creative and digital marketing agency led by award-winning creative Director, Peter Jacobs. From waterfront, dog-filled offices in Burlington, Vermont, Shark serves clients in a wide variety of industries with a strategically-planned mix of branding, marketing, web, SEO, and digital solutions. With award-winning design and marketing for the 1998 US Winter Olympic Trials, to numerous radio, web, television and film awards for clients large and small, Shark's creative excellence has received widespread recognition and continues to provide the core for delivering a higher level of marketing across both traditional and digital media.