Insights

Insights from Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets Managing Director and Bank Analyst

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohost: Bob Kafafian, President and CEO Guest: Gerard Cassidy, Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. TMIB will be available on the last Wednesday of […]


Is Your Loan Portfolio Ready for the Next Recession?

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Jeff Marsico, Executive Vice President and Matt Prosseda, Managing Director Guest: Dallas Wells, EVP Strategic Innovation, PrecisionLender   Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. TMIB will be available […]


Right-Sizing Your Branch Network? How One Community Banker Made the Tough Decisions

April 23, 2019 | Performance Measurement, Podcast

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohost: Gregg Wagner, Managing Director Guest: Jerry Champi, President and CEO, FNCB Bank Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. TMIB will be available on the last Wednesday of every […]


How Is That New Year Self-Improvement Program Going?

The start of each New Year is a good time for new beginnings.  That’s when many of us start self-improvement programs.  How is that self-improvement program going so far this year?  We’re already a quarter through 2019, and have you stuck with your program? While we may have gained a few pounds during the holidays, […]


Is Your Brand A Loser? What Does it Take to Rebrand?

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Jeff Marsico, Executive Vice President and Gregg Wagner, Managing Director Guests: Tim Pannell, President and CEO, Financial Marketing Solutions and Nicole Almeida, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer, BayCoast Bank Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking […]


TMIB Lite: BB&T and SunTrust – Why Merge?

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Jeff Marsico, Executive Vice President, Rich Trauger, Managing Director and Jill Pursell, Senior Vice President Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. TMIB will be available on the last Wednesday of […]


What’s On Your Mind? You Asked & We Answered!

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Bob Kafafian, President and CEO, Jeff Marsico, Executive Vice President, Rich Trauger, Managing Director, Matt Prosseda, Managing Director and Jill Pursell, Senior Vice President Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. […]


Federal Government Shutdown: What Are Banks Doing?

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Jeff Marsico, Executive Vice President and Rich Trauger, Managing Director Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that happened this month. TMIB will be available on the last Wednesday of every month here, and on […]


What Makes a “Great” Community Bank Board?

Host: Sharon Lorman, Vice President Cohosts: Jeffrey P. Marsico, Executive Vice President and George W. Millward, Managing Director Guest: David Baris, President of the American Association of Bank Directors and Partner, Kennedy Sutherland Podcast Show Notes: Our This Month In Banking (TMIB) podcast features discussion with colleagues and other industry thought leaders on interesting banking news that […]


Build or Buy: Develop Staff or Buy Off of the Street?

News Flash: There are fewer community banks, and those that remain keep getting bigger. During the past 10 years, the number of U. S. banks has dropped by a third and the average asset size has more than doubled. As with consolidation in so many other industries, community bankers must be prepared to meet the […]