Paragon Bank Appoints New Senior Vice President of Mortgage Banking

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February 10, 2021
Memphis, Tenn., February 10, 2021 – Paragon Bank (OTCBB: PGNN.OB) today announced the appointment of Chris Waggoner as Senior Vice President of Mortgage Banking. Waggoner reports to Kin Kinney, Oxford Market President.
“We are happy to welcome Mr. Waggoner as our new Senior Vice President of Mortgage Banking,” said Robert Shaw, Chief Executive Officer at Paragon. “Through his extensive experience in mortgage management, he will be able to leverage his insights to guide our teams as they help our customers through the mortgage journey.”
As Senior Vice President, Waggoner is responsible for managing the mortgage department.
“I am thrilled to join the Paragon team,” Waggoner said. “I am honored to work with a local bank that has deep ties within the community.”
He previously served as the manager of correspondent lending for a well-known bank based in Mississippi. Waggoner received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Mississippi State University.
Waggoner serves as a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association. In addition, he is a sponsor for Unbound, a charitable organization that partners with families living in poverty, and an ambassador for Dynamic Catholic, a faith-based nonprofit.
About Paragon Bank
Since its founding in 2005, Paragon Bank has maintained a solid focus on the community and customer service and in 2018 opened its full-service Oxford Banking Center. For 15 years, Paragon has delivered innovative products and financial expertise, convenience, and a deep understanding of what both businesses and individuals need from a bank, in order to provide solutions that make a difference. In the areas of business or personal banking, lending options or wealth management, Paragon delivers cutting edge technology, an experienced team and the most service-oriented staff of any community bank.
For more information about Paragon Bank, please call (901) 273-2900, the Oxford Banking Center at (662) 259-8306 or visit us online at
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