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Cadence Bank’s Mary Ryder Selected as a 2020 Breakthrough Woman by the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce

HOUSTON, October 8, 2020 – Cadence Bank, a subsidiary of Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE), is excited to announce that Executive Vice President Mary Ryder has been selected as a 2020 “Breakthrough Woman” by the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce (GHWCC). 

Ryder, who has been in the banking industry for over 20 years, leads Cadence’s multistate Corporate Marketing & Communications and Cadence Consulting divisions. She also serves as chief of staff to the chairman and CEO of Cadence Bancorporation, Paul B. Murphy, Jr.

“This is an outstanding recognition for Mary and one that is truly deserved,” said Murphy. “I’ve had the honor of working with Mary for many years. She is a strong leader, has a demonstrated track record of success, and inspires others to think outside the box and be the catalyst for change.” 

Since 2010, Ryder has been a board member of the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council, where she previously served as vice chair and president and chair of the board. She is also a member of the American Leadership Forum Houston/Gulf Coast, where she is a member of their Financial Committee.

“GHWCC empowers women to break the glass ceiling and engage in valuable conversations about business leadership and I’m honored to be selected as a Breakthrough Woman,” said Ryder.

Ryder has her Master of Business Administration from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and a bachelor’s degree from The University of New Mexico.

About Cadence Bank 

Cadence Bank is a leading regional banking franchise with $18.9 billion in assets as of June 30, 2020, and 99 branch locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. Backed by 133 years of financial expertise, Cadence provides corporations, middle-market companies, small businesses and consumers with a full range of innovative banking and financial solutions. Services and products include commercial and business banking, treasury management, specialized lending, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, SBA lending, foreign exchange, wealth management, investment and trust services, financial planning, retirement plan management, personal and business insurance, consumer banking, consumer loans, mortgages, home equity lines and loans, and credit cards. Clients have access to leading-edge online and mobile solutions, interactive teller machines, and more than 55,000 ATMs. The Cadence team of 1,800 associates is committed to exceeding customer expectations and helping their clients succeed financially. Cadence Bank, N.A. is a subsidiary of Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE). For additional information, visit Cadence Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS#525022.


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Danielle Kernell
Cadence Bank
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Sheena Cochran
Cadence Bank
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