Hagen Joins Bremer Bank as Business Banker in Woodbury
Woodbury, Minn. - August 3, 2010 - Jeff Hagen has joined Bremer Bank as a business banker in the company’s Woodbury location. Hagen has more than 30 years of banking experience in the Twin Cities market and will focus on growing Bremer’s small and mid-sized business portfolio in the Woodbury community.
Prior to joining Bremer, Hagen was a senior vice president and chief loan officer for First American Bank in Hudson, Wis. He also held senior lender positions at Washington County Bank, Heritage National Bank and MidAmerica Bank in the Twin Cities. Before moving to Minnesota, Hagen worked in lending at Brenton Bank and Trust Company and Farmers Home Administration in Iowa.
“Jeff is a long-time resident and well-known member of the Woodbury community,” said Brent Iserman, executive vice president for Bremer Bank Twin Cities. “His banking expertise and deep relationships in the East Metro area will be a welcomed addition to our Woodbury office. We look forward to his contributions as part of our growing team.”
Hagen has a bachelor’s degree in agricultural business from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. He also graduated from the University of Wisconsin and University of Iowa School of Banking.
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). 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 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.