Salvatore J. Patti
Born in Palermo, Sicily, Mr. Patti immigrated to the United States in 1968 and became a United States citizen in 1986. Educated at St. Monica Roman Catholic School in South Philadelphia and St. John Neumann High School, he enrolled at Philadelphia University from which he received his BA Degree in Accounting and Finance in 1990. He also serves as an Advisory Board Member to the School of Business.
Mr. Patti began his professional life as a Certified Public Accountant and then in 1991 embarked on his banking career at Meridian Bank. He joined PNC Bank in 1996 as an Assistant Vice President and has climbed the corporate ladder to his current position as Senior Vice President and Market Manager for the Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Commercial Banking Group. Mr. Patti has also been the recipient of numerous PNC awards. In 2000 he gained admission in The Chairman’s Circle, which recognizes leading sales professionals company wide. In 1999, 2000, 2009 and 2010 he was the recipient of PNC’s Laurel Society Award, which recognizes top sales professionals and Managers within the Commercial Banking Group In 2009 he was the recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award, for his Excellence in Leadership and Employee Engagement. In 2010, he was honored by NIAPAC at their Annual Gala and was presented with a Special Achievement Award in Business. In 2011 he was included in Biltmore Who’s Who for demonstrating leadership and achievement
Mr. Patti, was selected by J. William Mills, Regional President for Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey, to be Chairmen of PNC’s Bipartisan Public Affairs Committee, and in doing so has fully revitalized PNC’s involvement in the political process. Mr. Patti has cultivated a reputation of being thorough and knowledgeable in all aspect of finance, business and politics. In short, he is someone that you can trust.
In addition to his substantial business success, Mr. Patti has committed himself to a life of service to the community and currently holds executive board positions on The Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation,( PIDC), The Philadelphia Police Athletic League ( PAL ) , The Philadelphia Annual Welfare Society ( PAWS) , The Haim Solomon Society, The Italian American Chamber of Commerce , The National Italian American Political Action Committee, St. Monica Roman Catholic Church’s Finance Counsel, Girard Estate Neighborhood Association,(GENA) , Treasurer, The Union League of Philadelphia and he is also part of Leadership Philadelphia’s 2012 Core Class.
Mr. Patti is married to Josephine Carabello Patti, an attorney, who attended St. Joseph’s University for her undergraduate studies and earned her Juris Doctor from Temple University School of Law. They are the proud parents of Joseph, age 15 and Annalise, age 12 and currently reside in The Girard Estate section of South Philadelphia.