Merchants names VP

Rob Pyle has joined Merchants Bank as a vice president and commercial banker in its Lakeville, Minn., office. [Continue]

Community banker takes his curiosity for a ride

Rich Jones wants his community to see him as a fun guy rather than a stuffy banker. To shape his persona, Jones, president and CEO of central Minnesota’s Randall State Bank, recruited a friend with a video camera to create “Around the Town,” a series of short documentaries highlighting community businesses, with Jones as raconteur.  [Continue]

Nicolet names CFO

Phil Moore is joining Nicolet Bankshares and its subsidiary Nicolet Bank as chief financial officer, effective June 7. [Continue]