U.S. Bank receives six business banking awards from research firm
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2016--
U.S. Bank has been named a Best Brand for Small Business and for Middle
Market Banking by leading consulting and research firm Greenwich
U.S. Bank is
among eight banks that won national Best Brand Overall awards in
both the small business ($1 million to $10 million in annual sales) and
Middle Market categories ($10 million to $500 million in annual sales)
from Stamford-based Greenwich Associates.
“We work hard to advocate for our clients and support their success,”
said Elliot Jaffee, executive vice president and head of commercial
banking for U.S. Bank. “This recognition is external validation that our
approach is making a difference for our clients and we couldn’t be more
The Greenwich Best Brand Awards are based on thousands of interviews
conducted from January through September as part of the Greenwich
Associates Small Business and Middle Market research programs. They
measure bank's reputation by company owners and executives. To be
selected as a Greenwich Best Brand winner, a bank must have a score for
a particular service that is statistically higher than the industry
U.S. Bank was recognized as a Best Brand in six categories: Overall,
Loans or Lines of Credit, and Cash Management for Small
Business and Overall, Loans or Lines of Credit and Cash
Management for Middle Market.
“U.S. Bank employees are committed to providing great service to small
business customers and it’s nice to have that effort show through in
brand reputation surveys like this,” said Ross Carey, U.S. Bank’s head
of business banking.
U.S. Bank meets the needs of small businesses with a wide range of
products and services that include deposit accounts and cash flow
management, card payment and acceptance tools, equipment leasing and
wealth management. It was the
third largest lender of SBA loans in the country in fiscal 2016 with
$838 million in volume.
MONEY Magazine and Nerdwallet also recently
recognized the U.S. Bank Business Edge™ Platinum credit card as a
“Best for Borrowing” in the Small Business category of MONEY’s annual
“Best Credit Cards” listing.
About U.S. Bank (www.usbank.com)
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $454 billion in assets as of September
30, 2016, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the
fifth largest commercial bank in the United States. The Company operates
3,114 banking offices in 25 states and 4,875 ATMs and provides a
comprehensive line of banking, investment, mortgage, trust and payment
services products to consumers, businesses and institutions.
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Source: U.S. Bank
U.S. Bank Corporate Communications
Sam Black, 612-303-9203