January 6, 2013 – Executive search firm Chartwell Partners has recruited F. Kevin Tylus as chief executive officer of Royal Bank America. Mr. Tylus previously served as regional president for PNC and was chief executive officer of Yardville Bank until acquired by PNC in 2007. Tom Watkins and Scott Petty led the search engagement. Royal Bank America is based in Narberth, PA and serves the surrounding community through 15 branches. Chartwell Partners is an executive search firm with offices in Dallas, TX, Philadelphia, PA and Tysons Corner, VA.