Bremer Bank Adds Nelson as Ag Banker in Fergus Falls
Fergus Falls, Minn. – July 25, 2012 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Braeden Nelson as an agricultural banker in Fergus Falls.
Nelson joins Bremer from Choice Financial in Grand Forks, N.D., where he was a junior ag lender. Prior to that, Nelson worked as a customer service representative also at Choice Financial. He has a bachelor’s degree in banking and financial economics from the University of North Dakota and is a licensed crop insurance agent.
“We are looking forward to having Braeden in our Fergus Falls office as a dedicated banker for our agricultural clients,” said Carol Juul, market manager for Bremer Bank in Fergus Falls. “Agriculture is a large and growing part of our community and having Braeden on our team will be very valuable.”
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $8.2 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 80 locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. OBF uses its share of dividends to distribute charitable grants to Bremer Bank communities. In 2011, more than $30 million in charitable donations were given across the Bremer footprint and employees donated more than 100,000 volunteer hours to their communities. For more information, go to bremer.com.