Az Business Magazine Features Rob Schwister Among 2021 Business Leaders to Watch

SCOTTSDALE, A.Z. (Dec. 9, 2020) – Alerus is pleased to announce Rob Schwister, president of the Phoenix metro market, was recently selected by Az Business Magazine as a Business Leader to Watch in 2021.

Selected leaders shared their insights and industry outlooks in the November-December issue of Az Business. In it, Schwister discussed his leadership style, the impacts of the pandemic, and his positive outlook for the Arizona market in 2021. The issue can be viewed online at:

Schwister joined Alerus in 2010 and has more than 20 years of experience in financial services. He has a deep understanding of the Phoenix metro market and leads a team of more than 20 financial professionals based in Scottsdale and Mesa, Arizona.

About Alerus

Alerus (Alerus Financial, N.A.) is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Grand Forks, N.D. Alerus 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. These solutions are delivered through a relationship-oriented primary point of contact along with responsive and client-friendly technology. Alerus 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.