March 20, 2023 | Press Release

Juniata Valley Bank Selects COCC as New Core Technology Provider

Modern technology and collaborative approach create successful partnerships.

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. – COCC is honored to announce that Juniata Valley Bank (JVB), headquartered in Mifflintown, PA, has chosen COCC as their next core partner. Juniata Valley Bank currently operates 17 locations with $814 million in assets. The bank sought a partner who offered an open and flexible product suite and chose COCC for its outstanding commitment to collaboration.

“There were two driving considerations in our choice of COCC,” said Marcie Barber, President and CEO at Juniata Valley Bank. “In addition to the architecture of the platform, we believed COCC’s size and structure as a cooperative would be a strong fit for our culture.”

COCC’s strong service culture aligns with Juniata’s goals to show care, be capable, be committed, and stay connected. COCC strives to act as a partner first, keeping the best interest of each client at the center of every choice made, ensuring in the process to offer flexible solutions that help community banks deliver the best user experience.

“COCC’s flexible, innovative, and modern platform design will help to improve workflow, create efficiencies, and enable integration of specialized services for the institution,” noted Curtis Crouse, SVP and IT Manager & Security Officer at JVB.

“We expected our conversations and negotiations to be professional and productive,” said Barber. “We were not disappointed. All members of the COCC team were prepared for the demos; they focused on our needs and concerns and demonstrated their knowledge of the products.”

“We are excited to have Juniata Valley Bank join our cooperative,” said Richard A. Leone, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at COCC. “We look forward to delivering our next generation technology to Juniata and providing an exceptional client relationship.”


About Juniata Valley Bank

Juniata Valley Bank is a community bank headquartered in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania, with $814 million in assets. For over 150 years the bank has been deeply invested in the customers and communities that it serves. The bank has 17 branches throughout central Pennsylvania and is committed to offering the best service and financial products to their community. For more information and location details visit


About COCC

COCC, a recognized leader in delivering innovated comprehensive technology and partnerships, offers feature-rich, modern standards-based core and digital banking solutions, combining intuitive user experiences and APIs to streamline advanced fintech integrations. COCC clients leverage a complete suite of modern financial technology solutions. COCC has been client-owned for over 50 years, acting as a partner to clients with an unmatched focus on service to help community banks and credit unions meet their unique and ever-changing needs. To learn more, visit


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