SAN JOSE, Calif., April 19, 2018 – Comerica Bank today announced Robert O. Muzio, senior vice president and group manager, Middle Market San Jose, has been named regional market president for the South Bay. This recognition comes as Muzio is celebrating his 20th year with Comerica.
As regional market president, Muzio’s new responsibilities will include supporting the bank’s customer initiatives and overall business and community development efforts across its Business Bank, Retail Bank and Wealth Management practices.
“For the past two decades Bob has been a strong leader at Comerica and has built lasting relationships with our customers,” said Michael A. Silva, Comerica Bank executive vice president, Middle Market Banking, Northern California. “His expertise in working with middle market companies, along with his close ties to our other lines of business, make him the right person to lead our overall South Bay business development.”
Muzio joined Comerica in 1998 and worked in what was then the Palo Alto Middle Market office. He was later promoted to Group Manager, overseeing the entire South Bay Middle Market team in San Jose.
A second-generation Bay Area native, Muzio began his career in banking 40 years ago working part-time as a teller while attending San Francisco State University. For the past 35 years, he has been working with Bay Area privately-owned and operated middle market businesses.
Muzio has a long history of active community involvement and has served as the Northern California primary contact for Comerica’s participation in Junior Achievement for the past 18 years.
He serves on the Board of Junior Achievement of Northern California and as chair for the non-profit’s annual Bocce alla Roma fundraiser, which to date has generated over $400,000 to support local Junior Achievement programs and services. Muzio was also involved with Easter Seals Society of the Bay Area for more than a decade in various capacities, including past Board Chair and Treasurer.
Muzio is based at Comerica’s California headquarters office in downtown San Jose.
Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) is a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Business Bank, The Retail Bank, and Wealth Management. Comerica focuses on relationships, and helping people and businesses be successful. In addition to Texas, Comerica Bank locations can be found in Arizona, California, Florida and Michigan, with select businesses operating in several other states, as well as in Canada and Mexico. Comerica reported total assets of $71.6 billion at Dec. 31, 2017.