Confronting the Labor Shortage

When M&T Bank Corp.’s recruiter first called Mike Wisler early in the winter of 2017, he hung up the phone. As Wisler recalls, the recruiter said, “‘Hey Mike, I’ve got this really great opportunity with this really great organization, but it’s in Buffalo.’ Click.” People with Wisler’s credentials get a lot of calls from recruiters. Wisler led a team of more than 1,000 technologists at the North American credit card division of Capital One Financial Corp., which happened to be one of the most tech-forward banks on the planet. But the recruiter persisted. By the time Wisler traveled to the…

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Naomi Snyder


Editor-in-Chief Naomi Snyder is in charge of the editorial coverage at Bank Director. She oversees the magazine and the editorial team’s efforts on the Bank Director website, newsletter and special projects. She has more than two decades of experience in business journalism and spent 15 years as a newspaper reporter. She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.

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