Bremer Promotes Mike Yanisch to Market Manager in Arden Hills
Arden Hills, Minn. - February 5, 2009 - Bremer Bank, a regional financial services company jointly-owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation, announces the promotion of Mike Yanisch to the market manager position in Arden Hills.
Yanisch, who joined Bremer in 2005, most recently was a community business banker in Arden Hills. Prior to joining Bremer he had worked for M&I Bank and The First National Bank of Hudson.
"Mike has been part of the Bremer team for a number of years and has really grown into a leader for our organization," said Kathie Fitzenberger, senior vice president and district manager for Bremer Bank. "His experience working in community banking and his deep client relationships in the marketplace make him the perfect fit to lead our Arden Hills branch."
Yanisch has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He is currently an active volunteer, working with Junior Acheivement of the Upper Midwest and a participating member of the Twin Cities North Chamber of Commerce.
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $7.6 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation (OBF). 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. OBF uses its share of dividends to distribute charitable grants to Bremer bank communities. For more information, go to bremer.com.