Bremer Bank Hires Ruben Rodriguez as Market Manager in Minneapolis
Minneapolis, Minn. - June 30, 2010 - Bremer Bank has recently hired Ruben Rodriguez as market manager at its Minneapolis IDS Center location. Rodriguez has approximately 10 years of banking experience working primarily in market management and business banking roles.
Most recently, Rodriguez was a retail banking multi-branch manager and business developer at Midcountry Bank in Inver Grove Heights and Apple Valley. Prior to that, he was a commercial lender and business developer at Franklin Bank in Minneapolis and has also worked as a sales retail manager at Associated Bank in New Hope.
“Ruben is very experienced manager who not only has the talent to develop staff, but also to effectively manage a bank branch and build business,” said Kathie Fitzenberger, branch network group manager for Bremer Bank Twin Cities. “He will be a great leader for us in the IDS Center branch as well as a valued member of the downtown Minneapolis community.”
Rodriguez has a bachelor’s degree from North Central University in Minneapolis.
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $7.8 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by its employees and the Otto Bremer Foundation (OBF). 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. In 2009, more than $25 million in charitable donations were given across the Bremer footprint and employees donated more than 160,000 volunteer hours to their communities. For more information, go to bremer.com.