News

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Banner Announces New Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer

The Banner Corporation is pleased to announce Judy Steiner has joined the company as Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer. In this role, Ms. Steiner is responsible for overseeing the company’s risk and compliance functions as well as the Bank’s interactions with industry regulators.

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.

BANR Q3 2016 Earnings

Banner Corporation earns $23.9 million, or $0.70 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2016; highlighted by continued revenue growth.

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.