May 6, 2014 - Bremer Bank announces the hire of Matt Ahonen as a business banker in the Moorhead location. Ahonen has more than 10 years of banking and financial services experience and will work with business clients in the Moorhead area.
Ahonen joins Bremer from Bell State Bank and Trust in Fargo, where he was a credit officer. Prior to that, he was a relationship manager associate at Bank of the West also in Fargo. Ahonen also spent six years with Kinetic Leasing where he served in both sales and credit analysis roles. He has bachelor’s degrees in accounting from the University of Mary and finance from Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Additionally, Ahonen spent several years on the board of directors and executive committee for River Keepers in Fargo.
“Matt has tremendous experience working on both the credit numbers and sales side of the banking business,” said Marit Haman, market manager for Bremer Bank Moorhead. “He will be a wonderful addition to our Moorhead team and we are excited to introduce him to our clients.”Bremer Financial Corporation
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately held, $12 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by the Otto Bremer Trust and Bremer employees. Founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, the company is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota and provides a comprehensive range of banking, mortgage, investment, wealth management, trust and insurance products and services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Clients include small businesses, mid-sized corporations, agribusinesses, nonprofits, public and government entities, and individuals and families.