INB Sponsoring All-Star Preps Recognition

By: Pat Phalen Executive Vice President, NMLS #662901 Unless you have a child involved in high school sports, it’s easy to take winter basketball and spring softball games for granted. But thanks to thousands of outstanding high school athletes in the central Illinois area, we get to enjoy everything from Friday night lights to day-long…
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Artwork Takes Up Residency at INB

By: Pat Phalen Executive Vice President, NMLS #662901 INB’s Lynne Wooden is a big fan of Abraham Lincoln, so working in downtown Springfield — just blocks away from Abe’s home — makes her happy. When she heard the 2014 addition to the Old Capitol Art Fair’s Civic Collection – a portrait of Lincoln – would…
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Giant-sized Fun Planned by Habitat for Humanity

By: Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director Even though he’s INB’s Executive Vice President and Trust Officer, Pat Phalen doesn’t mind making a fool of himself, especially when the cause helps our community. On Nov. 5, he’ll become a life-size participant in giant-size version of a board game. Along with other local celebrities, Pat will…
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Great Banking is All You’ll Get at our South Sixth Drive-up Window

By Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director We promise to never sell hamburgers or cheeseburgers from our South Sixth Street branch. But that doesn’t mean we haven’t thought about it! The “thought” came to us when we were closing on the property at 2849 S. 6th St., a former Mexican restaurant. Before that, a McDonald’s…
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Phalens Tenure as United Way Chairs: Increased Contributions Now a Trend

By:  Marilyn Titone Schaefer AVP, Communications Director As United Way’s President and Chief Professional Officer John Kelker put it, you don’t try to script INB Senior Vice President, Pat Phalen.  So it was no surprise when Pat ended his work as campaign co-chair by leading the crowd in a stadium-type chant.  A chant Pat says…
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Promotions for Two of INB’s Best

By: Pat Phalen Executive Vice President, NMLS #662901 Jennifer Gardner and Nathan Van Zele were recently promoted by the bank’s board of directors. Jennifer Gardner Trust Officer Jennifer joined INB in 2014 as a part-time trust administrator. Before taking this position while she raised her family, Jennifer worked as a trust officer at Northern Trust…
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It’s a Touchdown for Donations

By Pat Phalen Executive Vice President, NMLS #662901 You hate to start thinking about the holidays when it’s still 85 degrees outside, yet the inevitability of the season hit home when we began talking about high school football and our chance to sponsor Touchdowns for the Table.  Touchdowns for the Table provides dollars to local…
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