Peterson Named Market Manager for Bremer Bank Devils Lake and Minnewaukan
Devils Lake, N.D. – September 11, 2013 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Chad Peterson as market manager for Devils Lake and Minnewaukan. In this role, Peterson will be responsible for managing all employees in each location and overseeing all sales and service functions.
Peterson joins Bremer from Gate City Bank in Devils Lake where he was the office manager. He has more than 10 years of banking experience. Peterson has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota, Morris. He is an active member of the community, serving as a member of the Rotary, Lake Regional State Community College Foundation and the Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce. Peterson is also a volunteer firefighter with the Devils Lake City Volunteer Fire Department and serves as an EMT on the Lake Region Extrication Team.
“Chad is a very talented banker and leader in the Devils Lake community and we are very fortunate to have him join Bremer as the next market manager,” said Jim Helgeson, president and market manager for Bremer Bank Devils Lake. “His previous banking management experience and his outstanding involvement in the community make him the perfect fit to join Bremer. We look forward to his contributions for many years.”
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 locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. OBF uses its share of dividends to distribute charitable grants to Bremer Bank communities. In 2012, more than $36 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.