No one can say with absolute certainty what banking will look like in the future. But trends in technology and consumer behavior make it clear that bank branches must evolve if they are to remain a profitable channel for customer engagement and revenue generation. This session will explore the shifting role of the branch and outline a data-based methodology for determining the speed and scope of branch evolution. The position of the branch in an overall delivery strategy must change, but the scope and pace of that change should be guided by local data points.
DA Works with Banks, Credit Unions to Remind Employees They Are Mandated Reporters of Financial Elder Abuse
New Outreach Campaign Includes Postcards, Brochures and Video
Eric Ellingsen, President and Chief Operating Officer of California Bank & Trust, Elected New Chairman of the Western Bankers Association
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The Western Bankers Association (WBA) today announced that Eric Ellingsen, president and chief operating officer of California Bank & Trust (CB&T), will serve as the 2019-2020 chairman of the board of directors. Ellingsen was officially elected at the WBA’s annual conference held in March.
The Western Bankers Association today announced that Stephen G. Andrews (Steve) has been selected to serve as the president and CEO of the association, succeeding Simone Lagomarsino
In 2018, the WBA, in partnership with the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco, launched its social impact awareness campaign designed to share with public the tremendous impact our member banks have in the communities they serve. Watch our just released video highlighting Fresno First Bank’s support for Valley Innovators – a mission-driven company dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, mentorship and development of capital for startups
The Western Bankers Association Announces Incident Response Program to Bolster Cybersecurity for Member Banks
The Western Bankers Association (WBA) recently announced the availability of a new member benefit, the Incident Response Program (IRP) designed to help member banks prepare for and mitigate against cyber incidents.