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SHAWMUT NATIONAL CORPORATION NAMES DORSEY DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS

 SHAWMUT NATIONAL CORPORATION NAMES DORSEY
 DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS
 HARTFORD, Conn., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- James R. Dorsey has been appointed director of corporate affairs for Shawmut National Corporation, effective April 1. As director of corporate affairs, Dorsey will be responsible for the company's communications functions including media relations, internal and external communications, and community relations.
 In making the announcement, Shawmut National Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joel B. Alvord said, "As we continue to make tangible progress on the path to recovery, Shawmut National is refocusing its expertise and energies on the needs of present and prospective customers in each of the company's business lines. We are pleased to have a man of Jim's experience directing a staff of professional whose job it is to communicate all of Shawmut's messages to the corporation's respective constituencies."
 Dorsey, 47, served as director of corporate communications for Bank of New England Corporation throughout most of 1990 and 1991. Prior to his tenure at Bank of New England, Dorsey spent more than eight years in politics in Massachusetts, serving as press secretary to Gov. Michael S. Dukakis (1983-1989) and Congressman Barney Frank, (D-Massachusetts).
 Dorsey was a State House reporter and political correspondent for UPI in Boston from 1972 to 1980. He spent two years with the U.S. Army as an instructor and associate magazine editor at the Defense Information School in Ft. Benjamin Harrison, Ind. This was preceded by two years as a general assignment reporter for UPI in Chicago.
 A 1968 graduate of Illinois Wesleyan University with a B.A. degree in history, Dorsey also attended The Folklore Institute at Indiana University. He currently is a member of the Massachusetts Historical Commission.
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 /CONTACT: Brent S. DiGiorgio of Shawmut National, 203-240-7632/
 (SNC) CO: Shawmut National Corporation ST: Connecticut IN: FIN SU: PER


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