FNBT Announces Promotions

Beloit, WI, January 20, 2022 – First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) is pleased to announce the following promotions in the commercial lending and credit departments. Kyle Lamb has been promoted to Senior Vice President (SVP) Director of Credit Services. With experience in both commercial and retail banking at various levels throughout his 20 year-career in banking, Lamb has […]

read more

FOREST CITY GEAR PRESIDENT & CEO, WENDY YOUNG, NAMED INDIVIDUAL BUSINESS CATALYST OF THE YEAR BY ROCKFORD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

ROSCOE, IL (January 13, 2022) – Forest City Gear, an industry-leading manufacturer of fine and medium pitch custom gears, is proud to congratulate Wendy Young, President & CEO, for being named the 2021 Individual Business Catalyst of the Year by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. Young began her career at Forest City Gear in 1983 as […]

read more

Savant’s Chief Investment Officer Authors Guide to Alternative Investments

“The Allocator’s Edge” Provides Detailed Coverage Across the Spectrum of Alternative Assets” ROCKFORD, Ill. (November 30, 2021) — Savant Wealth Management, a nationally recognized, fee-only registered investment adviser (RIA) with more than $12 billion in assets under management (AUM), congratulates its chief investment officer, Phil Huber, CFP®, CFA, on the launch of his book, “The Allocator’s Edge,” a modern guide to […]

read more

FOREST CITY GEAR’S KIKA YOUNG RECEIVES OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD FROM ROCKFORD UNIVERSITY

ROSCOE, IL – Forest City Gear, an industry-leading manufacturer of fine and medium pitch custom gears, is proud to congratulate Kika Young for receiving the Outstanding Young Alumni Award from Rockford University for 2021. According to Rockford University, the Outstanding Young Alumni Award is “given to an alumna/us who has finished her/his Rockford University tenure within the last […]

read more

7th Annual WREX Freeport Food Drive a Huge Success

Cornerstone Credit Union hosted the 7th annual WREX Freeport Food Drive at their Freeport facility on Friday, November 5, 2021. WREX-TV Channel 13 did live broadcasts throughout the event which ran from 6am to 7pm. This local effort began in 2014 when the Freeport Area Church Cooperative (FACC) made WREX aware that some food pantries […]

read more

Savant Wealth Management to Acquire WI-based Filbrandt Wealth Management

Partnership Introduces Savant to Niche Market of University Professionals ROCKFORD, Ill. (November 12, 2021) — Savant Wealth Management, a nationally recognized, fee-only registered investment adviser (RIA) with nearly $12 billion in assets under management (AUM), announced plans to acquire Filbrandt Wealth Management, a Madison, Wisconsin-based RIA firm that works exclusively with university leaders and their families to achieve […]

read more