Alerus Promotes Seth Philbin to Lead New Mesa Location

MESA, Ariz. (May 21, 2018) – Financial services company Alerus announces it has promoted Seth Philbin to Relationship Manager Team Lead and is expanding its footprint to include a financial services location in Mesa, Arizona.

“Alerus entered the Scottsdale market in 2009 and has grown to include a team of 15 professionals who provide a full range of business and personal financial services for clients throughout the Phoenix area,” said Rob Schwister, Alerus market president for the Phoenix metro. “Seth has been with us from the beginning and has the perfect mix of local and industry expertise to lead our expansion into the Mesa area.”

Philbin joined Alerus in 2009 and has served as a relationship manager based at its Scottsdale, Arizona, location for nearly 10 years. As part of his new role, he will relocate to the new Alerus Financial Services Center at 1640 South Stapley Dr, Suite 105 in Mesa, which is expected to open by July 15, 2018. Philbin will lead the growth of that location to include adding new financial professionals who will provide relationship banking for businesses and consumers as well as mortgage, retirement and wealth management services for clients.

“I’m excited for this chance to grow the Alerus team and better serve our existing clients in the Southeast Valley,” Philbin said. “I’m also looking forward to meeting new potential clients and identifying opportunities for our full-services team to provide them with the financial care that is just right for them.”

Philbin specializes in working with business clients to learn about their operations and find ways to help them achieve their goals. He holds a political science degree from the University of Arizona and is an active member of the Executive Council 70 and Junior Achievement of Arizona.

About Alerus

Alerus (Alerus Financial, N.A.) offers business and consumer banking products and services, residential mortgage financing, employer-sponsored retirement plan and benefit administration, and wealth management including trust, brokerage, insurance, and asset management. Alerus Financial banking and wealth management offices are located in Grand Forks and Fargo, N.D., the Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. metropolitan area, and Scottsdale and Mesa, Ariz. Alerus Retirement and Benefits plan administration offices are located in St. Paul and Albert Lea, Minn., East Lansing and Troy, Mich., and Bedford, N.H.