Category Archives for SBA


Core Bank’s Bridget Clark Receives NAGGL Award

Core Bank: Well Done

By Michele Walters, Vice President SBA Commercial Relationship Manager, Core Bank Have you ever heard the old adage “Banker’s Hours”? There was a time long, long ago when bankers would work between the hours of 8:00am to 3:00pm. I remember growing up and my mother saying we needed to rush to the bank before 3:00pm. […]


RoKC: If at First You DO Succeed…

Core Bank: RoKC Ground Breaking

By Alicia Walker, SBA Relationship Manager, Core Bank How many times have you heard the saying, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again?” Well, what if you DO succeed? Then, what do you do? If you follow the example of Andrew and Frank Potter, owners of RoKC, you do it again! That’s exactly […]


Golden Oaks. If not you, who?

By Alicia Walker, SBA Relationship Manager, Core Bank I’ve been a small business owner for over eleven years and a business banker for twice as long. I continue to be fascinated by the “why I got started in business” stories of my clients. Sometimes, those stories are about being strongly motivated to find a new […]


Bar K is Something Special

Bar K Dog Bar Logo

By Michele Walters, Vice President SBA Commercial Relationship Manager, Core Bank As the weekend approached, I kept telling my miniature Schnauzer pups, Rosco and Sammy, “Oh my goodness… you have no idea what is going to happen this weekend!” I could hardly wait for our first official visit to Bar K Dog Bar. I remember […]