Helvik Joins Bremer Bank as Trust Officer in Fargo
Fargo, N.D. - March 16, 2011 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Jess Helvik as an assistant vice president and Trust officer located in the Fargo, N.D., bank location. Helvik will be responsible for serving Trust clients in the region.
Helvik joins Bremer from First International Bank and Trust in Fargo, where he was an assistant vice president working in the Trust department. Prior to that, he was a financial advisor for Waddell & Reed Inc., in Bismarck, N.D. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Mary in Bismarck.
“Jess’ nearly 10 years of experience in the financial industry coupled with his passion and dedication to serve clients made him an attractive candidate to join our team,” said Mona Tedford, vice president in Trust for Bremer Bank in Fargo. “He will bring valuable insights from a couple of different roles he has held that will be a welcomed addition to Bremer’s Trust department.”
Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately-held, $8 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.