On the 3rd Thursday of each month at 11 a.m. Eastern, Glenn Barth interviews a business leader whose business model focuses on benefitting the local city or community where the business is located or in the communities the business serves. These leaders go beyond typical Corporate Social Responsibility and build their business model around a plan for moving the needle on a big social need. Below are recorded podcasts from our recent calls.
The Power of Community Banking | Mic Klaith, Alerus Bank
Our guest on the February 21 Conference Call is Mic Klaith, Relationship Manager at Alerus Bank. The topic is "The Power of Community Banking." We're pleased to have Mic Klaith, Relationship Manager at Alerus Bank in Eden Prairie. Alerus Financial has its headquarters in Grand Forks, ND. Founded as the Bank of Grand Forks in 1879 to serve the Dakotas, Alerus has deep roots historically in the region and has tripled in size in the last 18 years with branches in North Dakota, Minnesota and Arizona. Community banking plays a critical role in advancing the work of local businesses. Mic is a 15 year experienced Community Business Banking professional focusing on commercial lending and deposit products with clients that are MN based, privately held; a combination of start-ups, seasoned and growing companies to include any stage of the business life cycle. He is recognized for identifying the right financing solutions for clients. Mic looks for ways to serve the business community. He makes meaningful introductions; strategically connecting clients with other business professionals who can further support their business objectives.
21 Feb 2019