Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> November 22, 2004


JAMES A. HUGHES has been a Director, CEO and President of Unity Bancorp, Inc. since December 2004. Prior to being promoted to CEO and President, Mr. Hughes served a a Director and CFO of Unity Bancorp, Inc. since December 2000. Proior to joining Unity, Mr. Hughes was a Senior Vice President of Finance at Summit Bancorp from August 1989 to December 2000. From September 1983 to July 1989 he was an Audit Manager with KPMG in Short Hills, New Jeresy. Mr. Hughes was an Accounting Professor at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, from September 1988 to May 1990. He has an MBA in Finance from Seaton Hall University, a BS in Accounting/Finance from Mount St. Mary's College and is a Certified Public Accountant. Profile
TWST: Would you tell us about Unity Bancorp?

Mr. Hughes: We're a small community bank headquartered in Hunterdon

County, Clinton, New Jersey. We have 13 branches stretching from Linden,