Level One Bank, a leading community bank in Southeast Michigan, has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ in Metropolitan Detroit for 2013 by the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MBPA). Companies recognized for this award demonstrated exceptional commitment to employees and best practices in human resources.
has created a distinguished culture in the financial industry, with a true
commitment to its set of core values and the right balance of work and team fun. Employee demonstration of the Bank’s core
values counts for 50 percent of an employees’ overall performance, emphasizing
the importance of a permeating culture. Level
One offers many distinct opportunities to employees, including flexible hours,
a free on-site fitness center and weekly fitness classes, on-site dry cleaning
and shoe shine services, and engaging employee activities planned by the Bank’s
to our team members is just as important as our commitment to our clients and the
community,” said Patrick J. Fehring, President & CEO of Level One Bank. “It
is an honor to be recognized for the culture we have built as an organization.
Our employees have all played a big part in creating the unique culture we
enjoy each day.”
winners will be honored at a luncheon on Wednesday, October 30 at the Henry
Hotel located in Dearborn, Mich., where they will also get the chance to
compete for 12 elite awards, one granted for each category. An overall winner
that has excelled in all categories will be selected and honored with a “Best
of the Best Overall” award. Elite winners will be revealed during the luncheon.
Bank was also recently honored by the United States Small Business
Administration (SBA) as the Export Finance Lender of the Year for 2013. The honor distinguishes Level One as the only
lender in Michigan fully utilizing SBA’s Export finance programs to help small
businesses grow internationally.
About Level One Bank
Level One Bank is a full-service, 5-Star BauerFinancial rated commercial and consumer bank committed to connecting with unparalleled service and delivering outstanding financial solutions. Owned and managed locally, Level One Bank is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan with assets of approximately $500 million. It currently operates seven full-service banking centers, located throughout Oakland County and the surrounding communities. Level One’s Commercial Division provides a complete menu of products including lines of credit, term loans, commercial mortgages, SBA loans, Export-Import Financing and a full suite of Treasury Management services. The Consumer Division offers personal savings and checking accounts, including free checking and competitive interest-bearing accounts such as Money Markets, IRAs, and CDs. The bank also provides a complete array of consumer loan products including residential mortgages, home equity, auto, and credit card services. Level One offers the sophistication of a big bank, the heart of a community bank, and the spirit of an entrepreneur. For more information, please visit www.levelonebank.com.
About Michigan Business and Professional Association
The Michigan Business and Professional Association boasts a statewide sphere of influence that no other organization of its kind can claim, leveraging a depth of programs and community initiatives that positively impact more than 150,000 businesses. Visit them online at www.michbusiness.org.