David Pierret has joined Merchants Bank as a vice president/commercial banker. According to Merchants Bank Winona Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Manager Randy Domeyer, “Dave’s extensive experience in commercial lending and building customer relationships will be extremely valuable to our business clients.”
Pierret has more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry and has specialized in commercial banking for the past 14 years. Prior to joining Merchants, he was business banking manager and vice president at Winona National Bank.
“As part of the Merchants team, I’m looking forward to continuing to work with businesses in Winona and surrounding communities,” said Pierret.
Dave is a member of the Winona Rotary Club and Economic Development Committee for the Winona Area Chamber of Commerce. He and his wife, Becky, reside in Winona.
The Merchants Bank commercial lending team is comprised of more than 40 local experts, available throughout the regional footprint. In addition to traditional commercial loans, Merchants bankers specialize in ag banking, SBA loans, floor plan financing and equipment lease financing. As a regional banking leader, Merchants can assist businesses of any size with their business financing needs, including cash-management services.
Merchants Bank has 21 locations, including Minnesota locations in Winona, Goodview, St. Charles, Rochester, Caledonia, La Crescent, Spring Grove, Rushford, Lanesboro, Red Wing, Cannon Falls, and Hampton, as well as Twin Cities locations in Lakeville, Apple Valley, Cottage Grove, Hastings and Rosemount. Merchants has Wisconsin locations in Eau Claire and Onalaska. Merchants Bank was founded in 1875. All banks are Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. Loans are subject to approval. Merchants Bank Equipment Finance, the company’s leasing arm, is based in the Twin Cities.