SOURCE: Alliance Bank

April 03, 2007 07:00 ET

Alliance Bank to Open New Waterford Location

Expanding Commercial Services, Consumer Convenience

ST. PAUL, MN and EAU CLAIRE, WI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 3, 2007 -- Alliance Bank, a privately owned community bank with over $550 million in assets, announced today that it will open a full-service bank at the new Waterford development, 310 Pinnacle Way, on April 23, 2007. The mixed-use property will include office space, luxury condominiums, a senior citizen complex, galleria shops and restaurants, walking trails, and a fitness center. In addition to providing another location to their Mall Drive facility, Alliance Bank will offer expanded hours at the Alliance Waterford location. This marks the 10th Alliance Bank location in Minnesota and Wisconsin, and the 2nd location in Eau Claire.

Three new business bankers have joined Alliance Bank to help meet the growing commercial and private banking needs of the community. Justin Bauer, Denny Burkart and Deirdre Tumm will provide business customers advanced expertise in the areas of commercial lending, small business lending, cash management and private banking. All three will office at the new location.

The Waterford development is positioned along the "Miracle Mile," also known as Hastings Way, which is the main transportation route through Eau Claire. "We are excited to be part of this $90 million dollar development," stated Curt Van Auken, president of Alliance Bank, Eau Claire. "The premier location on Hastings way is well-situated for the 50,000 business owners and individuals that pass by every day, and this new village environment will make it convenient for the residents and businesses of Waterford to bank with us also. With our new location and expanded hours, knowledgeable staff and vast array of products and services, we are better positioned to serve the needs of our customers in Eau Claire's growing community."

About Alliance Bank

Alliance Bank is a privately owned community bank with assets in excess of $550 million. Alliance Bank provides highly integrated commercial, agricultural, private and personal banking services through ten locations in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Established in 1867, Alliance Bank delivers big bank expertise with community bank service. Alliance Bank is committed to remaining independent and providing personal interaction and timely decision making. From basic checking and savings products, to business loans, personal loans, sophisticated cash management and online banking services, Alliance Bank offers services to help companies and individuals succeed. Visit or call 1-888-959-9425 to learn more.

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