Items Tagged with 'Fifth Third Bank'


Inside Track: Driven to find new opportunities and to discover ‘what’s next’

Tom Welch, president and CEO of Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan, believes growth is a mindset.

March 6, 2015
It’s not often that entrepreneurial chances arrive in corporate America, but Tom Welch saw an opportunity in 2002. Read More

Bank names community president

December 30, 2014
A bank has named a long-time employee its new community president for a pair of markets in the region. Read More

Bank splits market, names two presidents

November 14, 2014
A regional bank has decided that two presidents are better than one. Read More

Economic growth should spur lending

Bank executive sees loan demand rise as companies use up post-recession cash.

August 8, 2014
“You can get good news out of Washington, occasionally,” said Mitch Stapley, chief investment officer at Fifth Third Bank’s asset management division in Grand Rapids. Read More

Fifth Third promotes pair locally

May 16, 2014
Fifth Third Bank has promoted Michael Stapleton and Scott VanderLeek to new leadership roles in its western Michigan region. Read More

Bank elects retired Steelcase CEO non-executive chairman

April 17, 2014
A bank with a large regional presence has elected the recently retired CEO of Steelcase the non-executive chairman of its board. Read More

Meijer Gardens names first summer concert acts

February 13, 2014
| By AP
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has named the first acts for its summer concert series — and a new title sponsor. Read More

Universal Forest elects banker to board

February 4, 2014
Universal Forest Products has elected a banker with local ties to its board of directors. Read More

A one, two, three economy

That’s Fifth Third’s optimistic view of 2013 through 2015.

November 22, 2013
Mitch Stapley and John Augustine of Fifth Third Bank see the national economy “finally gathering strength,” and say the country may enjoy a “one, two, three economy” over the next couple of years — if there aren’t too many headwinds whipped up by the federal government. Read More

Banker rates among '25 Most Powerful Women in Banking'

September 23, 2013
A West Michigan banker has been named one of “The 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking.” Read More