Itasca Bank & Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Renee Montgomery as the new Vice President, Director of Marketing. With an impressive 25 years of marketing experience, including 15 years dedicated to bank marketing, Montgomery is set to bring innovative strategies and a wealth of knowledge to the Itasca Bank & Trust Co. marketing team.

Montgomery will be succeeding Ginny Wagner, who is retiring after a distinguished career with Itasca Bank & Trust Co. Wagner has been instrumental in shaping the bank’s marketing efforts, and her contributions have set a high standard for excellence. Itasca Bank & Trust Co. extends its deepest gratitude to Ginny Wagner for her dedication and service.

“We are thrilled to welcome Renee Montgomery to our team,” said James R. Mensching, President of Itasca Bank & Trust Co. “Her extensive experience in marketing, especially within the banking sector, makes her the ideal candidate to lead our marketing department. We are confident that Renee will continue to build on the strong foundation established by Ginny Wagner and drive our marketing initiatives to new heights.”

Throughout her career, Montgomery has demonstrated a remarkable ability to develop and execute effective marketing strategies that drive growth and enhance brand presence. Her expertise spans across digital marketing, customer engagement, and market analysis, making her well-equipped to navigate the evolving landscape of the banking industry.

“I am honored to join Itasca Bank & Trust Co. to lead the marketing team,” said Montgomery. “I look forward to working with such a talented group of professionals and contributing to the bank’s continued success. Together, we will explore new opportunities to connect with our customers and strengthen our community presence.”

“Itasca Bank & Trust Co. has a long-standing commitment to providing exceptional financial services and fostering strong relationships within the community,” said John Hunt, Executive Vice President, Chief Loan Officer. “With Renee at the helm of marketing, the bank is poised to enhance its outreach efforts and further solidify its position as a trusted financial partner.”