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Alyssa Herman New to INB, Longtime in Passion for Banking

11/9/2018 by Tom Gihl

While high school classmates were considering career paths, Alyssa Herman found her calling through an internship. She says: “I had an internship at the local bank when I was in high school, so I’d have to say that my interest began back then! Once in college, I took my first finance class and then knew this was the career that I wanted! I like the forward looking, planning, and visioning aspects that a career in finance/banking offers you!”

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Preparing for Half Marathon Cements Growing Friendship

9/26/2017 by Illinois National Bank

By: Marilyn Titone Schaefer
AVP, Communications Director

Work neighbor. Customer. Friend. Those are just a few terms INB Peoria’s Market Manager Trip James uses to refer to Dr. Khurram Rashid, owner of Rashid Putnam Plastic Surgery. He recently added “workout buddy” to the list when Khurram challenged Trip to run the Chicago Half Marathon. Trip says, “I played rugby and football growing up, but I didn’t run long distances. Actually, if you’d have told my 18-year-old self that I’d be running for distance one day . . . my coaches and I would have said, ‘Never.’”

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Tom Whooley Works towards Mirror Image

8/28/2017 by Illinois National Bank

By John Wilson Chief Lender, Executive Vice President

INB’s newest commercial lender, Tom Whooley, knew of INB through the residential mortgage business Justin Gensler was managing in Champaign. It wasn’t until Tom took a good look at INB that he saw the size of the commercial portfolio. At that point, he knew he wanted to be part of the INB story.

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INB-Peoria Celebrates 10 Years

7/27/2017 by Illinois National Bank

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer
AVP, Communications Director

Adam Lofgren was a little nervous about coming to INB as a Peoria mortgage lender. After all, his dad, John, would have the office next door. But INB was asking Adam to join the team and work day-to-day with his father. This might seem like an unusual move for most banks. But Adam saw it differently. “INB is innovative and is open to new ways of thinking. So they wanted to take a chance on someone like me.”

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Business Leaders, UIS and INB Work to Enhance Local Business Climate

3/6/2017 by Illinois National Bank

When prominent experiences and expertise converge, you’ll see creativity and innovation stimulate new growth in many areas. We’ve seen this firsthand thanks to an exciting, original program pioneered by Illinois National Bank, University of Illinois Springfield (UIS), and executive business leaders in the local community.

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