James A. Meyer Joins Wells Fargo Commercial Banking As Loan Team Leader in Milwaukee

Thu Mar 21, 2013 4:09pm EDT

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MILWAUKEE--(Business Wire)--
Jim Meyer, who has served commercial banking customers here for more than 30
years, today joins Wells Fargo as a senior vice president to lead Commercial
Banking in southeast Wisconsin. 

Since 2008, Meyer had been managing director and division head of The
PrivateBank in Milwaukee. He began his commercial banking career as a middle
market relationship manager for Bank One (now JPMorgan Chase) in Milwaukee.
Meyer moved to Cincinnati for an opportunity with StarBank and then returned to
Milwaukee for Firstar (now US Bank), where he worked in capital markets,
corporate banking, and middle market lending. He then joined LaSalle Bank in
1998 and served in a leadership role for nearly a decade, including division
head. 

"Jim Meyer brings more than three decades of experience - including multibank
financing, buyout financing, recapitalizations, and other strategic capital
structuring - to our local customers," said Gina Alberts Peter, the
Milwaukee-based regional manager for Wells Fargo Commercial Banking in Wisconsin
and upper Michigan. "Combined with our local decision-making and national
resources, Jim`s addition to our team gives Milwaukee customers a distinct
competitive advantage." 

Meyer earned his bachelor`s degree in business administration (finance) from the
University of Wisconsin-Madison and his MBA (finance) from the University of
Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is active in the Association for Corporate Growth and
the Milwaukee M&A Forum. Meyer is a past board member of the Juvenile Diabetes
Research Foundation Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter and past president and board
member of North Shore Country Club. 

About Wells Fargo Commercial Banking

Wells Fargo`s Commercial Bank serves middle market businesses with annual sales
above $20 million. Nationwide, Wells Fargo is the No. 1 commercial bank in the
markets it serves. In addition to providing a world-class customer experience
for our clients, Wells Fargo Commercial Bankers are also committed to being good
citizens, from charitable giving to volunteering to public service. 

About Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based
financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and
headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance,
investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than
9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in
more than 35 countries to support the bank`s customers who conduct business in
the global economy. With more than 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one
in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No.
26 on Fortune`s 2012 rankings of America`s largest corporations. Wells Fargo`s
vision is to satisfy all our customers` financial needs and help them succeed
financially.

Wells Fargo & Company
Media
Gabriel Boehmer, 503-886-4186
gabriel.h.boehmer@wellsfargo.com
@GabrieBoehmer 



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