Bremer Bank Adds Pederson to Owatonna Team
Owatonna, Minn. – August 23, 2012 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Shannon Pederson as a business services officer in the new Owatonna location. The new bank is under construction at the northwest intersection of Bridge Street and Florence Avenue and is expected to open in mid October.
Pederson has 17 years of experience working in the banking industry in a broad variety of relationship management roles. A native of Southern Minnesota, Pederson lives in Owatonna with her husband and two sons. She has a bachelor’s degree from St. Cloud State University and is a board member of the Owatonna Youth Hockey Association.
“We’re thrilled to have Shannon join our Bremer team in Owatonna” said Dave Marcoux, market president for Bremer Bank in Owatonna. “Shannon has been building relationships in Owatonna for many years and will be a tremendous asset to our team as Bremer builds new relationships in the Owatonna area. Her commitment to clients and the community is an excellent fit for our organization.”
“It’s a unique opportunity to help bring a great company to a great community,” said Pederson. “I’m proud to be joining the Bremer team.”
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $8.1 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.