April 23, 2023 10:49pm
April Investor Spotlight: Independence Bank
Company: Independence Bank
Founded In: 1909 (Louisville 2017)
Number of Employees: 400+ (or 18 Louisville)
Describe what your organization does in two sentences. We are a premier commercial lender who believes in building community, both through business and philanthropically. We also provide personal, private banking and trust services to individuals and institutions.
Who do you serve? The Greater Louisville Area (We also have offices in 14 counties across Kentucky from Paducah, Bowling Green, Owensboro to Lexington).
One fact you may not know about my organization is… We are the fifth largest Kentucky based bank with assets in excess of $3.6 billion. We are a family and employee owned bank.
What sets your business apart from others in the way you attract and retain talent? The culture at Independence Bank makes us a leading employer. We seek out highly skilled bankers with our similar values to take care of our community and treat everyone with respect.
What do you like about being an investor in Greater Louisville Inc.? GLI is a fantastic partner. From networking opportunities, business development, community involvement to educational options afforded to us. We love GLI’s role as an advocate in Frankfort and Washington DC and their economic development capabilities.
How does your organization engage in the community? Our slogan is “Here For Good”. We have plans to stay here as a locally owned bank and we will continue to do all the Good we can to support our community.
How can people engage with your organization? Visit us at www.1776bank.com to learn more about us. Or stop in one of our locations. Or give us a call at (502) 581-1776. We’d love to meet you.