Ira J. Brower, President, Announces the Opening of Garden State Trust Company

New Independent Trust Company, Garden State Trust Company, catering to retired and soon-to-be retired individuals, is now open for business.

Toms River, NJ, November 21, 2008: Ira J. Brower, President announces the opening of Garden State Trust Company, located on 1886 Hinds Road, Toms River, NJ.

Brower stated, “We are pleased to announce the opening of Garden State Trust Company, a non-depository trust company, which was authorized to conduct fiduciary business in New Jersey on August 5, 2008 by the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance. We provide trustee, executor and investment management services for retired and soon-to-be retired individuals.”

The finance professionals at Garden State Trust Company include Brower and Gale E. Maynard, who have over 50 years of collective experience providing highly personalized, caring and responsive fiduciary services to the residents of Ocean County, New Jersey. Brower was a founder of Manchester Trust Company, Manchester, NJ, which subsequently became the Trust Division of Sovereign Bank where he became Managing Director of Wealth Management. Brower and Maynard have worked together providing trust, estate and investment services in Ocean County since 1984. Brower is also the author of the “ASK IRA” column which has appeared in many Ocean County retirement community newspapers since 1978. The column answers trust, estate and investment questions.

Brower further stated, “As an independent trust company, our decision making is not mired in the conflict of corporate politics often associated with larger multi-layered financial institutions. We diligently strive to exercise unbiased judgments to exceed expectations. We do so with a service commitment that emphasizes integrity, objectivity, interaction and above all – TRUST. Our clients are our most important asset.”

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