Star Tribune Names Alerus a 2020 Top Workplace

MINNEAPOLIS, M.N. (June 25, 2020) – Alerus has again been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune, an honor recognizing employers who meet national workplace standards.

Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction. The analysis included responses from over 76,000 employees at Minnesota public, private and nonprofit organizations.

“Our culture is built to support one another and take care of clients,” said Alerus Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Randy Newman. “We’re very proud of this honor, especially because the honor is bestowed by our employees. Our team continues to rise to new challenges, all while never losing sight of our commitment to helping clients achieve their financial confidence. We’re grateful for their contributions and inspired by their work.”

Alerus currently employs almost 450 employees in Minn., with offices in Arden Hills, Eden Prairie, Edina, Excelsior, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, Oakdale, and Shorewood.

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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.