Bridgewater Bank Welcomes Erik Schwegler to Expanding Lending Team

 

Watch the Bridgewater Bank story come to life through up-to-date news and information about our company, including awards and accolades.

Press Releases

May 10, 2018 Bridgewater Bank Welcomes Erik Schwegler to Expanding Lending Team
May 7, 2018 Bridgewater Bank Welcomes Katie Klug as Vice President Business Services Sales 
March 16, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering
March 13, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
March 5, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering
February 16, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
January 31, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces Intention to Pursue Initial Public Offering in 2018
January 15, 2018 Jordan Marriott Joins Bridgewater Bank as Vice President, Lending
December 12, 2017 Marti Stone Joins Bridgewater as Vice President, Loan Administration
October 17, 2017 Lynn Roth Joins Bridgewater Bank as Vice President, Lending
October 9, 2017 Bridgewater Bank Appoints David Volk to Board of Directors
August 28, 2017 Bridgewater Announces Plans for St. Paul Branch
July 27, 2017 Bridgewater Bank Names Laura Espeseth Vice President of Funds Management
July 12, 2017 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Closes Private Placement of $25 Million Subordinated Notes
January 27, 2017 Ben Klocke Named General Counsel
January 9, 2017 Bridgewater Bank Promotes Joe Chybowski to Chief Financial Officer
January 9, 2017 Bridgewater Bank Promotes Ross Wieser to Vice President
July 27, 2016 Beth Shipman Joins Bridgewater Bank as Vice President of Compliance
June 27, 2016 Private Equity Firms Invest $27.5 Million in Bridgewater Bank
May 23, 2016 Bridgewater Bank Acquires First National Bank of the Lakes
January 8, 2016 Bridgewater Bank to Merge with First National Bank of the Lakes
September 8, 2015 California Based Private Equity Firm Invests $15 Million in Bridgewater Bank
May 19, 2015 Bridgewater Welcomes Adam Erickson as Vice President of Commercial Lending
January 1, 2015 Bridgewater Opens Branch in St. Louis Park
October 28, 2014 Bridgewater Promotes Nick Place to Senior Vice President
November 13, 2013 Focus on Real Estate, Flexibility Propels Bridgewater Bank’s Growth

From the Press

June 11, 2018 How Bridgewater Bank Grows in a Crowded Field Finance & Commerce
April 12, 2018 Bridgewater Bank CEO Jerry Baack Dishes on Why the Company Went Public Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
April 9, 2018 Homegrown Bridgewater Bank Goes Public Minnesota Real Estate Journal
March 16, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering Nasdaq
March 16, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares Completes Its Initial Public Offering BankBeat
March 15, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares Stock Jumps in Debut on Nasdaq Exchange  Twin Cities Business
February 25, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares Leads Minnesota Firms Entering Hot Public Market for Stocks Star Tribune
February 20, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares in Minn. Sets Stage for IPO American Banker
February 21, 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares Plans to Go Public  Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
August 13, 2017 Big Names, Big Hopes Are Riding on a Makeover of One of St. Paul’s Tallest Buildings  Star Tribune
January 2, 2017 ‘2017 Banker of the Year’ – Jerry Baack BankBeat
October 28, 2016 Banks Gain in Year of Acquisitions Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
September 11, 2015 Bridgewater Bancshares Receives $15 Million from Castle Creek Capital Star Tribune
October 31, 2014 Bridgewater Bank CEO on Growth  Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
March 2014 Real Estate Continues to Fuel Growth at Upstart Bank BankBeat
February 28, 2014 Bridgewater Bank Nails Down Excelsior Boulevard Site  Finance & Commerce

Awards & Recognition

April 2018 Bridgewater Bancshares, Inc. Ranked 4th Among Top Performing Banks Nationwide by S&P Global Market Intelligence S&P Global
December 2017 Recognized as 12th Largest Bank in MN by Asset Size Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
August 2017 ‘Top Women in Finance’ – Anna Berge Finance & Commerce
August 2017 ‘Best Banks to Work For’ American Banker
April 2017 ‘Women in Business’ – Mary Jayne Crocker Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
March 2017 Named 15th Among Top Performing Banks Nationwide S&P Global
October 2016 Recognized as 13th Largest Bank in MN by Asset Size Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
June 2016 Bridgewater Bank Named a Top 150 Workplace for 2016 Star Tribune
October 2015 Recognized as 16th Largest Bank in MN by Asset Size Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
June 2015 Earned a Five Star Rating Bauer Financial
June 2015 Named a Top 150 Workplace for 2015 Star Tribune
March 2015 Named 5th Among Top Performing Banks Nationwide
S&P Global
October 2014 Recognized as 14th Largest Bank in Minnesota by Asset Size Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
November 2013 “Top Women in Finance” – Mary Jayne Crocker Finance & Commerce
November 2011 “Outstanding Women in Banking” – Rachael Petersen BankBeat