Berkshire Bank Pays a Veteran's Mortgage Payment for a Year

Keith Cosimini of West Springfield, MA Announced as Contest Winner

PITTSFIELD, MA – Berkshire Bank, America's Most Exciting Bank®, announced the winner of the Exciting Rewind Mortgage Giveaway for veterans. As the official bank of NESN's Boston Bruins coverage, Berkshire Bank will pay a veteran's mortgage payment for a year. The contest, partnered with NESN, for this promotion began on January 1 and concluded on March 17, 2018.

The winner of The Exciting Rewind is Keith Cosimini of West Springfield, MA. Cosimini spent much of his career as an army specialist. As the winner, he will be awarded $12,000 to pay his mortgage for the year. The giveaway was extended to active military members and eligible veterans, serving as an extension of the dedication of Berkshire Bank to the servicemen and servicewomen of our country.

When asked of how he felt about winning the Exciting Rewind giveaway, "I couldn't believe that I won when I got the call. I had recently opened an account with Berkshire bank and saw the contest on NESN's website and said ‘why not?' We have our first child due very soon so this couldn't have come at a better time."

The Exciting Rewind Mortgage Sweepstakes consisted of a breakdown of the top plays throughout the season and was featured during every Bruin's game on NESN. Viewers were encouraged to watch and vote online for their favorite Berkshire Bank Exciting Rewind segment at to be entered for a chance to win.

Berkshire Bank has a history of making banking easier for our servicemen and servicewomen by providing discounts, money management tools, banking and lending offers to save money so they can make the most of life's exciting moments.

To see the winner accept his prize, please click here.


About Berkshire Bank

Berkshire Bank, America's Most Exciting Bank®, is recognized for its entrepreneurial approach, relationship customer experience and distinctive culture. With $11.6 billion in assets, Berkshire provides business and consumer banking, mortgage, wealth management, investment and insurance services through 114 full service branch offices, including Commerce Bank, a division of Berkshire Bank, in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Berkshire Bank was named one of Massachusetts Most Charitable Companies in 2017 by the Boston Business Journal. Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE: BHLB) is the parent of Berkshire Bank. To learn more, visit, call 800-773-5601 or follow us on: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn. Berkshire Bank is the official bank of NESN's Boston Bruins coverage and the community partner of Boston Seasons at City Hall Plaza.