Chuck Sell and Mark Paetznick Join TCF Leasing, Inc.

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from TCF Financial Corporation

    MINNETONKA, Minn., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- TCF Leasing, Inc. today
 announced that Chuck Sell and Mark Paetznick have joined TCF Leasing, Inc.
 TCF Leasing, Inc. is a general equipment finance company with a focus on
 middle market companies, truck and trailer finance, lease discounting and
 syndications.
     Chuck Sell joins TCF Leasing, Inc. after 15 years with Norwest/Wells Fargo
 Equipment Finance and has been appointed Senior Vice President and National
 Sales Manager, Middle Market.  Chuck will manage a team of professionals
 responsible for providing financing and leasing to middle market companies
 throughout the United States for equipment such as rail, corporate aircraft,
 packaging, machine tool, construction, printing, manufacturing and
 agriculture.
     Mark Paetznick has been named Vice President, Middle Market and will
 directly report to Chuck Sell.  Mark spent the past 16 years with
 Norwest/Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, and has over 12 years experience in
 equipment leasing and finance.  Chuck and Mark will work out of TCF Leasing,
 Inc.'s corporate headquarters location in Minnetonka, Minn.  TCF Leasing, Inc.
 has additional offices located in Michigan, Colorado, Georgia, Florida,
 Alabama and Texas.
     "We are fortunate to have two people with such extensive leasing and
 equipment leasing and financing background join our company," said Craig Dahl,
 President of TCF Leasing, Inc. and Executive Vice President of
 TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE:   TCB).  "Chuck and Mark will be a great
 addition for our rapidly growing business."
     TCF Leasing, Inc. is a wholly owned leasing and equipment finance
 subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF).  TCF is an $11.2 billion
 national bank financial holding company with banking offices in Minnesota,
 Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Colorado and Indiana.  Other TCF affiliates
 provide mortgage banking and annuity and mutual fund sales.
 
 

SOURCE TCF Financial Corporation
    MINNETONKA, Minn., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- TCF Leasing, Inc. today
 announced that Chuck Sell and Mark Paetznick have joined TCF Leasing, Inc.
 TCF Leasing, Inc. is a general equipment finance company with a focus on
 middle market companies, truck and trailer finance, lease discounting and
 syndications.
     Chuck Sell joins TCF Leasing, Inc. after 15 years with Norwest/Wells Fargo
 Equipment Finance and has been appointed Senior Vice President and National
 Sales Manager, Middle Market.  Chuck will manage a team of professionals
 responsible for providing financing and leasing to middle market companies
 throughout the United States for equipment such as rail, corporate aircraft,
 packaging, machine tool, construction, printing, manufacturing and
 agriculture.
     Mark Paetznick has been named Vice President, Middle Market and will
 directly report to Chuck Sell.  Mark spent the past 16 years with
 Norwest/Wells Fargo Equipment Finance, and has over 12 years experience in
 equipment leasing and finance.  Chuck and Mark will work out of TCF Leasing,
 Inc.'s corporate headquarters location in Minnetonka, Minn.  TCF Leasing, Inc.
 has additional offices located in Michigan, Colorado, Georgia, Florida,
 Alabama and Texas.
     "We are fortunate to have two people with such extensive leasing and
 equipment leasing and financing background join our company," said Craig Dahl,
 President of TCF Leasing, Inc. and Executive Vice President of
 TCF Financial Corporation (NYSE:   TCB).  "Chuck and Mark will be a great
 addition for our rapidly growing business."
     TCF Leasing, Inc. is a wholly owned leasing and equipment finance
 subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF).  TCF is an $11.2 billion
 national bank financial holding company with banking offices in Minnesota,
 Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Colorado and Indiana.  Other TCF affiliates
 provide mortgage banking and annuity and mutual fund sales.
 
 SOURCE  TCF Financial Corporation