Fifth Third Bancorp has promoted Court Kull to city president for the Evansville Tristate market. He succeeds Dwight Hamilton, who is planning to retire after almost 25 years. Kull will report to Kevin Hipskind, who was recently named regional president of Fifth Third’s Greater Indiana region.

Kull joined the bank in 2000 and has been in the financial services industry for more than 25 years. He has served as managing director of Fifth Third Private Bank for Southern Indiana, sales manager for Fifth Third Securities and director of institutional services.

In addition to his work at the Bank, Kull serves on the executive boards of Leadership Evansville, where he is past president, and Deaconess Hospital Foundation, where he serves as treasurer. He also is co-chairman of the Celebration of Leadership and is active as a volunteer for the United Way, Tri-State Food Bank and Goodwill of Evansville.