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June 2, 2017

Cindy Nemeth Named Peoples Bank Leadville Branch Manager

Photo of CindyPeoples Bank announces that Cindy Nemeth has been named branch manager of the bank’s location in Leadville. She begins her duties June 16th. Nemeth, a native Coloradan, has a long history in the financial services industry.

Prior to coming to Peoples, she served as Business Manager for the Mountain Board of Cooperative Educational Services in Leadville. She also worked as the branch office administrator in the Edward Jones office in Frisco.

Nemeth has been a licensed investment professional and Read More »

May 30, 2017

Brendan Zahl Voted Chair-Elect of Colorado Bankers Association

Brendan ZahlThe Colorado Bankers Association recently voted on three leadership positions. Brendan Zahl, CEO/President of Peoples Bank, will serve as CBA Chair-Elect. He will assist Mark Driscoll who will serve as CBA Chairman for the 2017-18 year. Also elected was Joanne Sherwood, who will serve as CBA Treasurer.

Commenting on the appointment, Peoples Bank Chairman Adam Winter said, “Brendan has been an extraordinary leader for us at Peoples Bank. I know he’ll bring energy and expertise to his new position at the CBA.”

Zahl began his banking career at First Bank in Colorado Springs. Read More »

February 27, 2017

Nation’s Largest Hero Savings Program, HOMES FOR HEROES, Honors Local Lending Specialist, TERESA CLARK, for being #9 in the Country for Helping Heroes in their Dream of Homeownership

Homes for Heroes and Peoples Bank are proud to recognize our local lending specialist, Teresa Clark as one of their top affiliates in the country. Teresa’s determination and passion for helping heroes has made the dream of home ownership in Colorado Springs more attainable for local community heroes. Since 2009 Homes for Heroes has given back over $20 MILLION to our nation’s heroes including: firefighters, law enforcement, military (active, reserves and veterans), healthcare workers and teachers. Read More »

February 21, 2017

Peoples Bank 2016 Summit Award Winners

Peoples Bank held its annual Summit Awards recently in Colorado Springs. The awards recognize and celebrate 2016 performance and service excellence within Peoples Bank. The celebration consisted of a social hour, dinner, awards celebration and dance with bankers and their guests.

“We are proud to recognize the commitment and dedication of our talented professionals at Peoples Bank. Our Summit Award winners provide world class customer service every day, and we are thankful to have them all in the Peoples family.” said Brendan Zahl, CEO/President. Read More »

January 10, 2017

Peoples Bank Reports Record 2016 Mortgage Production

Peoples Bank-Colorado reports that 2016 was another record breaking year for home lending by the bank. Peoples Bank home loan volume totaled 4,295 closed loans totaling $1,137,644,206.00 in sales volume. Of those, 2,882 were purchases and 1,413 were refinance loans.

“Our 40th year in business proved to be another record mortgage year for Peoples. We continue to be one of Colorado’s premier home Read More »

November 29, 2016

Kevin Armitage Named Peoples Bank Market President For Eagle County

kevinarmitage_bwPeoples Bank, one of Colorado’s premier community banks has announced that longtime area banker Kevin Armitage has been hired as the President of Peoples Bank for Eagle County. Armitage is well known in the area, having served in the banking industry for almost two decades.

In making the announcement, Peoples Bank President/CEO Brendan Zahl said, “Kevin has a great reputation in this area. We’re a family owned, community bank and he’s a perfect fit for Peoples in Eagle County. His longstanding work in Read More »

August 9, 2016

Teresa Clark Ranks #2 in America as Homes for Heroes Lender Affiliate

teresa_clark_LGPeoples Bank proudly announces that Teresa Clark, Colorado Mortgage Loan Officer, has recently been identified as the #2 lender in the nation through the end of June, 2016, in the Homes for Heroes home lending program.

Homes for Heroes was designed to help local heroes save money when buying or selling a home. The program provides rebates and special discounts to heroes Read More »

July 29, 2016

Peoples Bank Celebrates Anniversary with “40 Years of Service. 40 Acts of Kindness”

Peoples Bank announced that the celebration of their 40th year in service to their communities begins Monday, August 1, 2016. Titled, “40 Years of Service/40 Acts of Kindness” the celebration encapsulates Peoples enduring commitment to enhancing the financial lives of their customers and overall quality of life in their communities and marketplaces.

In addition to showcasing the numerous consumer, business and mortgage contributions of the bank, Peoples Bankers will be donating their time and talents in more than 40 different “acts of kindness” helping Read More »

July 11, 2016

Tom Grant Named Senior Vice President-Director of Retail Banking

Peoples Bank has announced that Tom Grant has joined the bank as Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking. He will be responsible for all Peoples Bank retail banking activities, programs and services. Grant brings over 30 years of retail banking experience Read More »

June 28, 2016

Martie Stott Appointed to El Paso County Housing Authority Board

The El Paso County Board of Commissioners has appointed Martie Stott of Colorado Springs to the El Paso County Housing Authority Board. The appointment runs through April of 2021. Stott is Vice President of Peoples Bank, Colorado Springs and a long-time resident of El Paso County.

The El Paso County Housing Authority was established by the Board of County Commissioners in 1993 to help promote the availability of decent, safe, and sanitary dwelling accommodations in the county for persons of low-to-moderate income. Read More »