President & Chief Executive Officer for Pilot Bank
Mr. Hellwege had 20 years of tenure at SunTrust Bank. During this time he served as Regional President for Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties. After three years as CEO of Colonial Bank of Tampa, Mr. Hellwege was named President and Chief Executive of Bank of Florida for the Tampa Bay market in 2004. He was later promoted in 2007 to Director of Banking by parent company Bank of Florida Corporation. Mr. Hellwege has been the President and CEO for Pilot Bank since December 2010.