The Dime Bank Promotes Bryan Rupp and Robert Karoscik


Honesdale PA/ October 13, 2017 / The Dime Bank recently promoted Bryan G. Rupp to the position of Vice President, Credit Analysis Manager and Robert F. Karoscik to Assistant Vice President, Carbondale Branch Manager.

Bryan Rupp is responsible for performing various duties to manage The Dime Bank’s credit analysis function by coordinating work within the department to analyze data, prepare loan presentation forms, and provide documentation of all financial analysis work, including ratios, risk rating, and other related information.

Rupp has been in the financial industry specializing in credit since 1988. Rupp’s background includes loan collections, credit administration, and credit analysis. He has been analyzing large commercial relationships with The Dime Bank since January 2005 and was promoted to assistant vice president in 2011.  Rupp graduated magna cum laude from Penn State University earning a Bachelor of Science with a major in Finance and a minor in Economics.  He graduated with top honors from the Pennsylvania Banker’s Association Central Atlantic School of Commercial Lending in Lewisburg, PA. Rupp is a volunteer fireman and treasurer for Mayfield Hose Company, and a 3-sport PIAA official (baseball, basketball & football).  Rupp resides in Mayfield with his wife Clarrie and their three children.

Robert Karoscik leads The Dime Bank Carbondale branch team to provide customers and area residents with expert financial advice in a sound, trusted, dependable manner. He is responsible for developing and maintaining residential and commercial customer relationships. He also oversees the branch operation inspiring staff to bring their best to work each day to bring the best to The Dime Bank customers.

Karoscik joined The Dime Bank in 2015 as a branch manager, working with staff throughout The Dime Bank’s seven branch network. Karoscik has a broad banking background with over thirty years of experience in branch management including commercial and residential mortgage lending, both as a direct lender and in administration, as well as being a branch manager for over twenty years. Karoscik holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Scranton and completed the PA Bankers Advanced School of Banking. Karoscik is a member of St. Adalbert’s parish in Dickson City and is actively involved as a choir member, president of its men’s group, the Young Men’s Society of the Resurrection, and an auditor of its national men’s group; he is a member of East Scranton Sportsman’s Club; and treasurer and a member of Kingsbury Lodge F. and A.M.  Karoscik resides in Dickson City with his wife, Donna.

Gary C. Beilman, president and chief executive officer of The Dime Bank stated, “Both Bryan and Bob have continually displayed care, concern, cooperation, professionalism, and dedication in the performance of all of their respective duties and responsibilities. With their extensive banking and management backgrounds, Bryan and Bob have truly earned these promotions, and I make their announcements with great pride and pleasure.”

The Dime Bank has been helping customers meet their financial needs since 1905. Serving its primary market of Northeast Pennsylvania, the bank offers a full array of financial services and solutions. Community banking yields community benefits. For more information on The Dime Bank, visit Member FDIC.

Robert Karoscik
Bryan Rupp