• Blackhawk Bank



    About Us

    Blackhawk Bank's Vision, Mission & Core Values
    Our Vision
    To create exceptional results by creating exceptional experiences...the fun, smart place to bank, invest and work.

    Our Mission
    To make every customer a customer for life.

    Our Core Values
    We will...
    be obsessed with our Client's success.
    keep learning and teaching.
    own it.
    work smart, play hard.
    communicate in ways that engage and inform.
    be grateful.

    Then and Now: An Historic View
    In a Certificate of Organization adopted on March 26, 1881, a group of community leaders agreed “to associate ourselves in a corporate body to be known as Beloit Savings Bank for the purpose of receiving the deposits of laborers, mechanics, servants, minors and others, and to loan the same for the benefit of such depositors.”

    S.T. Merrill was elected the first President of the bank. Secretary / Treasurer John A. Holmes was authorized, under the direction of the Financial Committee, to make all necessary arrangements in conformity to law for the opening of Beloit Savings Bank. It served its customers from 2 until 4 PM on Mondays and Saturdays from the 2nd floor of the D.S. Foster Building in downtown Beloit, Wisconsin, after agreeing to “cause such repairs as were proper, not to exceed the sum of twenty dollars.”

    So it began in 1881 for the bank now known as Blackhawk Bank. Since, the bank has thrived for generations under the guidance of its seventeen Presidents and numerous local civic and business leaders servin

    Rep/Contact Info

    Gail Beyer
    • Phone: (815) 363-5808
    Kim Egger
    SVP Business Banking
    • Phone: (815) 363-5831
    Mr. Adam Hogan
    VP Business Banking
    • Phone: (224) 269-1282
    Dan Smith
    VP Business Banking
    • Phone: (815) 363-5811
    Mr. Paul Stagen
    AVP Business Banking
    • Phone: (224) 269-1281
    Mr. Darell Tobias
    AVP Treasury Management
    • Phone: (815) 363-5875
    Jennifer Wagner
    Sr VP - Market Leader
    • Phone: (815) 363-5805
    Mr. Rick Zonts
    Sr VP - Market Leader
    • Phone: (224) 269-1284
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