Lindsay Van Zele

Articles by lvanzele@illinoisnationalbank.com

INB Continues Annual Support of Festival of Trees

By Lindsay Van Zele INB Communications Coordinator   It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! We know, we know. It’s not yet Thanksgiving. But the Festival of Trees, held during Thanksgiving week, is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. Memorial’s 28th annual Festival of Trees will be held November 18 through November…
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Customer Appreciation Week Our Chance to Thank You

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Diane Kindred handed a deposit receipt to a military service member at INB’s North Branch as she finished his transaction on Monday morning – and with it, she included a thank you card expressing gratitude for his business. “It’s Customer Appreciation Week, and we want to thank you,” she…
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“Little Hats” Looking for Big Hearts

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Ninety-nine out of every 100 babies born in the United States starts life with a healthy heart. Yet one in every four deaths of people living in the U.S. is attributed to heart disease. While not all heart ailments can be avoided, living a healthy life from day one…
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Our staff shops local. Saves big with BaZing.

By Kelly Raison AVP, Branch Manager, NMLS #662902 If you haven’t started using the BaZing perks that come with INB checking accounts, you are missing out. Our bank staff makes a conscious effort to take advantage of the benefits offered to them. Here are three stories from colleagues who have saved big with BaZing when…
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Local Architecture Highlighted in Bloomington Branch Artwork

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Striking original photography catches your attention when you walk into the newest INB branch in Bloomington. Photographed by Springfield’s John Muchow, the artwork is a beautiful complement to the renovated, modern office space INB is now operating from as we serve customers in the Bloomington-Normal area. John, who now…
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Resolution Planning Starts Now

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator It’s hard to eat right over the holidays. But the holidays also give us a little more time to relax and plan for the year ahead. Erin Spenner, a Registered Dietitian for Memorial Weight Loss & Wellness Center, has been helping INB employees plan for that “eat right” or…
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Our Trees Shining with Hope

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator The names of the charities are starting to roll in: Junior Achievement Vermilion County Animal Shelter American Cancer Society SPARC Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery This holiday season, you have a chance to help a charitable organization you care about simply by stopping by one of our branches and adding…
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It Takes Planning to Eat Healthy

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator We were talking about it as we walked into the session: My colleagues and I know what a healthy diet looks like; we just don’t take the time to do what we know we should. “I don’t have time for this. (Eating Well When Life Gets Busy)” was the…
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Customers Make Us Smile Everyday

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator Have you smiled today? Oct. 7 is World Smile Day, so we asked our employees: “What makes you smile?” There seems to be a consistent theme in their answers. Katie Hughes – Helping customers makes me smile Linda Black – The people that I work with and the customers…
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INB Employees Serve Illinois Bankers Association

By Lindsay Van Zele Communications Coordinator INB employees Caeri Chiaro and Rick Schramm will continue to lend their support to the Illinois Bankers Association (IBA) by serving on the Compliance and Ag Advisory committees. Assistant Vice President and Lending Compliance Officer Caeri Chiaro, has served on the Compliance Division Advisory Committee since 2013. The committee…
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