Ben Pressentin is the Market President of West Houston, Texas, and came to BB&T through the Colonial Bank acquisition in 2009. Having been in banking for 12 years, he has spent the majority of his career in South Florida where he was an extremely high performing commercial lender. Ben was an Annual Sterling Performer in 2011 and was consistently ranked in the top ten amongst all BSOs in the company prior to his promotion as Market President of Polk County, FL for the Central Florida region.
Ben is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Ben is very active in the community and his civic roles have included positions as Board Member for the South Florida Boy Scouts of America, Executive Cabinet member for the American Heart Association Heart Ball and Heart Walks, and was active with all local Chambers and Economic Development Councils in both South and Central Florida.