Kerwin’s Thoughtful Approach Protects Everyone

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director The 60’s tune “Feelin’ Groovy” comes to mind when you talk to INB’s Senior Vice President, Information Technology, Charlie Kerwin, about online security. Afterall, he studied music in college. The lyrics, “Slow down, you’re going too fast,” are a natural seque when you hear Charlie say we can…
Read More »

With Planning, the Money Will Take Care of Itself

By Rick Schramm Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending A friend shared a story with me about a conversation he had with his late father. My friend was debating whether to spend money to take a possible trip. His dad responded, “Take the trip – at a certain point, the money takes care of itself.” Interesting,…
Read More »

Detailed Planning Critical to Small Business Success

By: John Wilson Chief Lender, Executive Vice President A few years ago, John Maxfield, senior vice president of commercial lending here at INB, was approached by a man who had gained experience in a certain industry and was interested in starting his own company in that industry. “He was very sharp, he had a business…
Read More »

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

Pictured above: INB President and CEO Sarah Phalen thanks the University of Illinois network with a donation to the University of Illinois Springfield/U of I Foundation for partnering with us on INB’s inaugural Executive Perspectives Program. With Sarah is UIS Chancellor Susan Koch and University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen. By Evan Westlake VP, Commercial Lending NMLS#…
Read More »