News Release: Blackhawk Bank Adds Janesville Advisory Board

June 27, 2018 (Janesville, WI) – We are pleased to welcome the addition of a Janesville Advisory Board to Blackhawk Bank.  This newly created advisory board is composed of trusted Janesville community leaders. 

Joining the inaugural advisory board are: Paul Schieldt – Owner, Coldwell Banker The Realty Group, Gale Price – Economic Development Director, City of Janesville, Allisen Lasse – Partner, Badger Property Investments LLC, Matthew Marquette – Agent, TRICOR Insurance, and James (Jim) Grafft – Chairman & CEO, Certified Parts Corporation.

With their extensive knowledge and expertise of the Janesville area, the advisory board will provide guidance and support of Blackhawk Bank’s marketing plans and initiatives.  In addition, they will assist in defining and supporting community involvement in and around Janesville.

“We are grateful for the commitment of time and talents this advisory board brings to the organization,” stated Dave Adkins, Blackhawk Bank President and CEO.  “They are a great asset and resource for us to help meet the needs of the community.”

About Blackhawk Bank

Established in 1881, Blackhawk Bank has served individuals, families and business owners for 137 years. The Bank operates eight full service banking centers in Janesville and Beloit, Wisconsin and in Rockford, Belvidere, Machesney Park and Roscoe, Illinois. The Bank also operates a Business Banking Center in Elgin, Illinois, and a Mortgage Processing Center in Roscoe, Illinois. Complete information about Blackhawk Bank can be found at