The Purposeful Banker Awards

honoring the best in the industry.

Award Descriptions

  • Bank of the Year (Team)

    Bank of the Year (Team)

    This team’s leadership and commitment to digital transformation, their customers, staff and community led to building a stronger team, brand, and bank with purpose.

    This award is for a team that:
    • Trail blaze key technology initiatives to positively impact their staff, customers and community
    • Innovate the customer experience, capturing new customers and deepening their relationships with existing customers
    • Proactively respond to evolving customer needs
    • Collaborates cross-functionally to upgrade internal processes, drive operational excellence and efficiencies

  • Banker of the Year (Individual)

    Banker of the Year (Individual)

    This individual shone on the front lines this year, winning deals that balanced the needs of the customer with those of the bank.

    This award is for a banker who:
    • Delivers a superior customer experience to each of their clients by understanding their problems and crafting personalized scenarios to fit their needs
    • Builds an exceeding bottom line by understanding what is impactful to the bank and flipping their conversations to extend beyond just rate and term
    • Builds meaningful relationships within their community by the work they do every day
    • Creates an exceptional brand for the bank through each of the above

Meet the 2019 Award Winners

  • IBERIABANK Bank of the Year Awards

    Bank of the Year (Team)


  • Kammie Cathcart

    Banker of the Year (Individual)

    Kammie Cathcart

    TBK Bank

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2019 Award Winners