Journalists of May 29

Spotts Insurance Group

Spotts Insurance Group of Wyomissing received Nationwide Insurance’s Personal Lines All-Star Award, which is given annually to the top 25 production agencies in the United States.


All-Star agencies outperform their peers in annual performance with Nationwide, including the size of their business volume, year-over-year growth and overall sales. Spotts Insurance Group was ranked 16th out of approximately 12,000 agencies nationwide.

Jeffrey Spotts, President of Spotts Insurance Group and Donna Spotts, Senior Vice President, attended a national conference in Key Biscayne, Florida where Spotts Insurance Group was recognized. The agency has nine locations in Berks, Schuylkill, Carbon, Lehigh and Chester counties.

Marketing update

Berks County-based brand success and marketing agency, MADJ Marketing (MADJ), announces the addition of two new key personnel to its client services team. Tim Eckert has assumed the role of Account Director and Olivia Massaro has been appointed to the new role of Head of Marketing and Communications.


Eckert will oversee existing and newly signed major and strategic accounts (in healthcare, healthcare education, manufacturing, nonprofits, etc.) as well as select internal and external community initiatives. Most recently, he was Director of Marketing and Business Development for a leading real estate services company in central Pennsylvania, where he was responsible for creating and executing business development strategies, as well as establishing new relationships with business partners. Previously, he worked in the healthcare industry where he managed marketing and communications for several large healthcare organizations in central and eastern Pennsylvania.

Eckert is a graduate of Saint Joseph University and holds a master’s degree from Millersville University.

Olivia Massaro

Massaro will focus on client relations, project and production management, copywriting, social media administration, internal brand development and internal/external community initiatives. She brings over four years of professional experience in marketing, hospitality and administration and joined the MADJ team most recently from a digital marketing agency in Kutztown.

Massaro graduated from Penn State University, Berks Campus, with a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and a minor in Entrepreneurship.

Mid Penn Bancorp Inc.

Mid Penn Bancorp Inc., the parent company of Mid Penn Bank, has appointed Allison Johnson as senior executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective May 11. In his role, Johnson reports directly to Mid Penn’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Rori Ritrievi, and oversees all aspects of Mid Penn’s financial strategy and performance.


Johnson most recently served as chief financial officer of Spirit of Texas Bank in Conroe, Texas. Johnson joined Spirit of Texas Bank in 2016. Previously, she was Head of SEC Reporting at Florida Community Bank, NA, Fund Accountant for Sun Capital Partners, LLC, and Auditor at PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Johnson is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Florida and a Masters in Accounting from Florida State University.


Jordan Space has been named executive vice president and chief corporate development officer for Mid Penn Bancorp, effective April 18. In his role, Space assists the CEO in the development of new business areas across the company, including the creation of a private bank, to increase market share and strengthen the presence of the Mid Penn brand. throughout the state.

Most recently, Space served as President of the Eastern Pennsylvania Market for S&T Bank. Previously, he served as Director of Loans at Integrity Bank and began his career in the commercial and private banking division of M&T Bank Corp.

Space sits on several committees as well as the Penn Medicine/Lancaster General Health Board of Directors and the Economic Development Leadership Team of the Lancaster City Alliance. He is also a member of the Young Presidents Organization. Space graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and is a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking.

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