Bremer Adds Nedland as Commercial Lender to Business Banking Team
St. Paul, Minn. – January 29, 2008 – Bremer Bank, a regional financial services company jointly owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation, announces the hire of Jeff Nedland as a commercial lender in its business banking team. Nedland will office in St. Anthony and focus on serving commercial clients.
Nedland has nearly eight years of experience in the banking industry ranging from client service to relationship management. He joins Bremer most recently from Wells Fargo, where he worked in its Minneapolis Regional Commercial Banking Office.
“Jeff will be a great addition to our business banking team,” said Mark Nelson, senior vice president in business banking at Bremer. “He has extensive experience working in commercial lending and business banking and we look forward to his contributions to the team in serving our clients' financial needs.”
Nedland has a masters of business administration degree in finance from the University of St. Thomas and a bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota Duluth.
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $7.0 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation. This unique ownership structure is the only one of its kind in the nation. Founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, the company is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota and provides a comprehensive range of banking, investment, trust and insurance services to more than 100 locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Company profits are distributed in the form of charitable grants by the Otto Bremer Foundation to communities served by Bremer. In 2007, more than $30 million in charitable donations were given across the Bremer footprint and employees donated more than 92,900 volunteer hours to their communities.