Ed Blaskey, TD Bank’s Market President for Suburban NY and Long Island has been named Chairman of the American Heart Association’s 2014 Long Island Heart Walk. This year’s walk will be taking place on Sunday, September 21 at Jones Beach in Wantagh.
In this capacity, Mr. Blaskey is responsible for commercial lending activities and commercial deposit growth on Long Island, Westchester and the Lower Hudson Valley.
He has 33 years of banking experience and joined TD Bank in 2001 as Regional Vice President to help launch the Long Island Market for the Bank. He was instrumental in expanding TD Bank Long Island’s retail franchise and commercial lending business lines. Mr. Blaskey contributed to establishing the brand, model and culture of what has become America’s Most Convenient Bank.
“I am honored to serve as the 2014 Long Island Heart Walk Chairman” said Blaskey. “I look forward to working with Executive Leaders across Long Island to help raise awareness and funds for the American Heart Association to continue its mission to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke”.
The Long Island Heart Walk supports a ground-breaking national American Heart Association movement to get America walking to live longer, heart-healthy lives.
For more information about the Long Island Heart Walk taking place on Sunday, September 21 call the American Heart Association at 516-450-9104 or visit us at http://www.longislandheartwalk.org.
Local sponsors include TD Bank, Astoria Bank, Vita Coco, Cohn Reznick, EVO Payments Intl., Winthrop University Hospital, Luxottica and Catholic Health Services. Local media sponsors are News 12 Long Island, WBAB 102.3-FM and WBLI 106.1-FM.
Ed Blaskey lives in Merrick with his wife Lisa. He has three children: Christopher, Mathew and Kimberly.