Fortifi Bank announced that market presidents have been appointed to lead four of its Wisconsin regions.
Tim DeMaster, senior vice president of lending, was designated to oversee the Berlin market. DeMaster has been with Fortifi since 2008. He will continue leading the retail lending team while partnering with retail banking and business banking to further develop the market.
Dave Mills was appointed market president for the Waunakee area. Mills has been with Fortifi since 2012 and serves as senior vice president of business banking. He will continue partnering with businesses and mentoring new business bankers while serving in this new role.
Ben Gibson, vice president of business banking, will serve as market president for the bank’s northeast Wisconsin region. Gibson has been with Fortifi since 2011 and is based out of the bank’s newly constructed branch in Ashwaubenon. He served as personal banker, credit analyst, and business banker before his promotion to vice president of business banking in 2018.
Mike Vaughan, vice president of business banking, will lead the Omro and Winneconne markets. Vaughan has been with Fortifi since 2005, serving clients throughout Winnebago and Fond du Lac counties. He will continue partnering with business owners while taking on this new leadership role.
“These gentlemen have demonstrated an ability to connect with clients and build strong relationships within their respective communities,” said Greg Lundberg, Fortifi Bank president. “We are confident they will each continue to positively represent Fortifi Bank in their new positions.”