Howard Bank Opens Branch in Bel Air

March 27, 2014

Howard Bank has opened a branch in Bel Air, according to President & CEO Mary Ann Scully. It is located at 101 North Main Street. Howard Bank has another Harford County branch in Aberdeen at 3 West Bel Air Avenue.

Harford County Relationship Manager Mara Sierocinsk will be the primary business support for the Bel Air branch. She is a member of Howard Bank's Greater Baltimore Relationship Management Team.

With the addition of the Bel Air branch, Howard Bank has four branches in Howard County, one branch in Anne Arundel County, one branch in Baltimore County and two branches in Harford County. In addition, Howard Bank has regional offices in Annapolis and Towson, and a headquarters and operating center in Howard County.

For more information, visit www.howardbank.com

About Howard Bancorp, Inc.

Howard Bancorp is a bank holding company with total assets of $499.9 million as of December 31, 2013. Its principal operating subsidiary, Howard Bank, headquartered in Ellicott City, MD, is a growth-focused community bank serving businesses, professionals and individuals in the Greater Baltimore area through seven full service branches and regional offices in Annapolis and Towson, MD, and mortgage operations throughout the Central Maryland area. Howard Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Howard Bancorp (NASDAQ: HBMD). For information, call 410-750-0020 or visit www.howardbank.com