News

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Banner Bank Hires Craig Miller as Executive Vice President and General Counsel

The Banner Bank executive leadership team is pleased to announce Craig Miller has joined the Bank as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. In this role, Miller is responsible for overseeing the company’s legal functions and is a member of the Executive Management Committee.

Banner Bank Hires Kayleen Kohler as Executive Vice President of Human Resources

Kohler plays a key role in driving the company’s organizational design priorities, including leadership development, talent acquisition, workforce planning, employee relations, compensation, benefits, diversity initiatives, payroll and safety.

BANR Q3 2016 Conference Call and Webcast

Banner Corporation increases quarterly cash dividend to $0.23 per share, schedules 3Q16 conference call and webcast.

Banner Bank Ranked as Top Corporate Philanthropist in Washington State

Banner Bank was recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal as one of the top 75 corporate philanthropists in Washington state for 2015.

Employee News

Read about recent additions to our team and accomplishments of Banner Bank employees.

U.S. SBA Recognizes Banner Bank as Top Regional Bank Lender to Small Businesses in Seattle District

The SBA Seattle district office awarded Banner Bank “Top Regional Lender of the Year.”  This is the third consecutive year Banner was recognized as the top lender in its category.

Banner Bank Donates Land To The City of Oakridge

In a public ceremony on September 8, Banner Bank donated a parcel of land to the city of Oakridge, Ore., which will be developed into a community park named Banner Park.

Banner Corporation Named on Forbes List of the 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies

Banner Corporation (Nasdaq:BANR), the holding company of Banner Bank and Islanders Bank, was recently included on a list of the 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies by Forbes. Banner was the only company headquartered in the Pacific Northwest to be included on the list.