Bartlett Added to Bremer Bank St. Cloud Board of Directors
St. Cloud, Minn. - February 24, 2011 - Bremer Bank announces that Corey Bartlett has joined the company’s St. Cloud board of directors. Bartlett is the president of Automotive Parts Headquarters, Inc., based in St. Cloud.
Bartlett, who resides in Sartell, Minn., is the third generation of the Bartlett family to lead the company, which owns and operates 73 Auto Value Parts Stores locations throughout the Upper Midwest. In addition to the company’s corporate stores, APH services and supports more than 35 successful independent stores which also fly the Auto Value banner.
“Corey is a long-time resident and business professional in the St. Cloud area with a family business that has been in operation for more than 90 years,” said Tom Rickers, president of Bremer Bank St. Cloud. “His experience and successful leadership of APH will be a welcomed addition to our already strong board of directors. We look forward to his contributions and guidance as we continue to work on our goal of building healthy communities.”
Bartlett serves on the marketing board of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance and the Leadership Development Network of the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association. In 2009, he earned his MAAP designation from the University of Aftermarket. Bartlett is active in the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce, Central Minnesota United Way and Junior Achievement. He has a bachelor’s degree from Gustavus Adolphus College.
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $7.6 billion regional financial services company 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 its nearly 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.