First Business Bank CFO to retire, successor named

Madison, Wis.-based First Business Bank CFO Edward Sloane Jr. will retire next March.  The bank plans to name current Chief Accounting Officer Brian Spielmann to succeed him. Spielmann is expected to serve as deputy CFO and the CAO until he assumes Sloane Jr.’s current role.  Spielmann, who joined the bank in 2006, held a variety … Read more

Dacotah Bank executive vice president Hollen retires

Aberdeen, S.D.-based Dacotah Bank Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Mike Hollan retired March 31 to become a senior adviser. Kristen Fauth was promoted to Hollan’s former positions. Hollan graduated from Northern State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and a minor in economics. He graduated with a Master of … Read more

Nordquist stepping down as Wells Fargo Minnesota CEO

Wells Fargo Minnesota CEO Laurie Nordquist is retiring, according to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.  Her last day in the position will be April 8. Nordquist, Wells Fargo’s lead region president for the Upper Midwest, started her career with the bank in 1990, when it was still Norwest. She was previously the head of the … Read more

TS Bank leader to retire May 1

 Judy Guttau, a key leader at Treynor, Iowa-based TS Bank, will retire on May 1 after 43 years at the bank. As she’s donned many hats over the years, her main goal has remained the same: Embodying the commitment of TS Bank to its employees and the communities it serves, a promise she’s made good on in many ways.  [Continue]

Solera CEO departs

Scott Wilson, former CEO of Solera National Bank in Lakewood, Colo., and its holding company, has left both positions. [Continue]

Associated Bank CFO to retire this year

Associated Bank Chief Financial Officer Christopher J. Del Moral-Niles will retire from the company this year.    Moral-Niles said retiring was a decision made by both he and President/CEO Andrew Harmening, “to attend to personal matters and my family’s interests, as well as to continue serving on a number of boards.” Moral-Niles, who joined Associated Bank … Read more