MINNEAPOLIS, Oct 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
American Banker Magazine has released its list of "Most Powerful
Women in Banking" and three U.S. Bancorp women are recognized for their
achievements this year. They will be honored at a celebration in New
York on Thursday, Oct. 6.
Pamela Joseph, who leads U.S. Bancorp Payment Services, holds the #6
position on the "Most Powerful Women in Banking" list and Leslie
Godridge, who leads U.S. Bank National Corporate Banking, entered the
list for the first time at #22. Lynn Heitman, who leads the bank branded
division of U.S. Bank Retail Payment Solutions, was named among the
magazine's "Women to Watch."
"Pam, Leslie and Lynn represent the quality of leadership that we value
and embrace at U.S. Bancorp, and it is no surprise to me that they
continue to be honored for their dedication and achievements," said
Richard Davis, chairman, president and chief executive officer of U.S.
Bancorp. "On behalf of their colleagues across the company, I
congratulate them for all they do for our customers and our industry."
To view the full article and profiles of the winners visit www.americanbanker.com/25mpwib.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $321 billion in assets as of June 30,
2011, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the fifth-largest commercial
bank in the United States. The company operates 3,086 banking offices in
25 states and 5,086 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking,
brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services
products to consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp and its
employees are dedicated to improving the communities they serve, for
which the company earned the 2011 Spirit of America Award, the highest
honor bestowed on a company by United Way. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web
SOURCE: U.S. Bancorp
U.S. Bank Media Relations
Teri Charest, 612-303-0732