Blackhawk Bank Welcomes Gale Price as Vice President Business Banking

February 3, 2022 (Janesville, WI) – Blackhawk Bank is pleased to welcome Gale Price as Vice President Business Banking in the Janesville, Wisconsin market.

Before joining Blackhawk Bank, Gale was Economic and Development Director with the City of Janesville. Gale managed a comprehensive economic development program, focusing on industrial development, business retention, expansion, and multi-family residential. Over the past two decades with the City of Janesville, Gale has developed strong and longstanding relationships, becoming a name that is well-known and recognized within the Janesville community.

“To have someone of Gale’s caliber join the Blackhawk Family is truly an honor,” said Phil Whitehead, Market President. “He is dedicated to helping the Janesville community thrive, which is precisely why he is a perfect fit for the Blackhawk Bank culture. We are pleased to welcome him to our team.”

Gale holds a Bachelor of Urban Planning with an emphasis on Community Planning from the University of Cincinnati, College of Design Architecture Art and Planning. Gale is also a Community Planner with the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) and is an Economic Development Finance Professional from the National Development Council (EDFP).

Gale is a dedicated member of the community, as he serves on the board for Salvation Army Rock County, and he is a committee member for KANDU and Health Net of Rock County. Gale will be working out of the Janesville Banking Center, located at 2525 Milton Avenue, Janesville, WI 53545

About Blackhawk Bank

Established in 1881, Blackhawk Bank has served individuals, families and business owners for 141 years. The Bank operates twelve full-service banking centers in Beloit and Janesville, Wisconsin and in Rockford, Belvidere, Machesney Park, Roscoe, McHenry, Island Lake, Richmond, and St. Charles Illinois. The Bank also operates a Mortgage Processing Center in Roscoe, Illinois. Complete information about Blackhawk Bank can be found at Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender