WALLA WALLA, Wash., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Banner Bank has hired Jim Brady as its new Senior Vice President/Director of Marketing. Brady will be responsible for all bank marketing functions including all marketing communication, marketing information systems and research, budgeting and strategic planning.
"Jim is an excellent addition to our team," said Banner Bank Executive Vice President/Chief Operations Officer Cynthia Purcell. "His strong strategic planning and marketing management leadership experience will greatly benefit Banner and our clients."
Brady holds an MBA in finance from the University of Washington and a BA in Psychology from State University of New York. He is a frequent conference speaker, including the American Banking Association, e-Finance Resources Conference, United Association of Equipment Lessors, Gartner Group Internet and Electronic Business Conferences. He is also an adjunct faculty member with City University of Seattle MBA program, teaching Marketing Management, Strategic Business Planning and Finance.
About Banner Bank
Banner Corporation is the parent company of Banner Bank, a commercial bank that operates a total of 89 branch offices and 7 loan offices in 29 counties in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. It is also the parent of Islanders Bank which operates three branch offices in Washington's San Juan Islands. Banner serves the Pacific Northwest region with a full range of deposit services and business, commercial real estate, construction, residential, agricultural and consumer loans. Visit Banner Bank on the Web at www.bannerbank.com.
SOURCE Banner Bank