Marshall M. Sloane

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Marshall M. Sloane (April 15, 1926 – April 6, 2019) [1] was the an American businessman who was the founder and chairman of Century BanCorp. [2]


In 1969, Sloane founded Century Bank. He was a Trustee of Boston University, [3] his alma mater. [4] In 2007, he stepped down as "Chair of Boston University School of Dental Medicine Board of Visitors after 17 years." [5] Sloane was awarded the Boy Scouts of America's Silver Buffalo Award. [6] Sloane served on the BSA National Executive Board, the organization's governing board.

Century Bank, founded in Somerville, Massachusetts in 1969 by Marshall M. Sloane, is New England's largest family-run bank. Century Bank has over $5.3 billion in assets with 27 offices in 19 cities and towns in Massachusetts. Sloane is joined at the bank by his son Barry Sloane, President and CEO and his daughter Linda Sloane Kay, Executive Vice President.

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On April 6, 2019, Sloane died at the age of 92. [7]

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  1. Marshall Sloane, 88, still in charge at Century Bank
  2. BusinessWeek profile
  3. Boston University
  4. Marshall Sloane, 88, still in charge at Century Bank
  5. Boston University
  6. Silver Buffalo Awards "Silver Buffalo Awards". Scouting. Boy Scouts of America: 37. September 2007.
  7. "Obituary: Marshall M. Sloane". The Somerville Times. Retrieved 2019-04-09.