Contributor : Emily McCormick

Bank Services
article | January 14th, 2021

The Buck Stops With the Board

This exclusive analysis digs further into Bank Director’s recent RankingBanking study and Governance Best Practices Survey to explore four key areas that build an effective board.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 11th, 2021

Strategic Insights from Leading Bankers: WSFS Financial Corp.

WSFS Chairman and CEO Rodger Levenson discusses how his bank balances long-term performance with keeping up with the digital evolution.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | January 4th, 2021

Strategic Insights From Leading Bankers: Bank OZK

George Gleason, chairman and CEO of Bank OZK, explains how his bank positions itself to take advantage of opportunities in the marketplace.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | December 21st, 2020

Strategic Insights From Leading Bankers: First Financial Bankshares

Scott Dueser, chairman and CEO of First Financial Bankshares, shares how the bank’s strategy builds shareholder value.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | December 15th, 2020

Bank Shareholder Return & Strategy Ranking Released

Bank Director’s 2021 RankingBanking Study Identifies Performance Powerhouses

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 30th, 2020

Steering a De Novo Through a Crisis and Beyond

The coronavirus hit New York just a few months after Piermont Bank opened its doors. But starting a bank from scratch has its advantages, as CEO and founder Wendy Cai-Lee explains.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
BD Article
article | November 23rd, 2020

Driving Innovation Through Cultural Clarity

At Quontic Bank, innovation begins with the bank’s culture and empowering employees to help the customer.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
article | November 17th, 2020

What We’ve Learned From the Pandemic (So Far)

In this exclusive analysis, Bank Director’s recent surveys uncover areas to watch as the industry emerges from the pandemic-induced downturn.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
research | November 16th, 2020

2021 Bank M&A Survey Results: Uncertainty Stalls Growth Plans

Banks remain open to making acquisitions, but the barriers to making deals remain high.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
article | November 5th, 2020

Enhancing Risk & Compliance

Microsoft’s Sandeep Mangaraj offers his thoughts for banks seeking to meet their risk and compliance obligations efficiently and effectively.

By: Sandeep Mangaraj, Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director