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Our Products & Services

Treasury Management
Our Treasury Management experts strive to understand your business goals, your cash flow patterns, and your appetite for risk, and then develop a treasury management plan designed specifically to meet your unique needs.
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Commercial Lending
The details of your expansion goals are important to our commercial lending experts. We'll offer advice, and proactively manage all the commercial loan details, giving you a heads up on opportunities, and warning you of potential pitfalls. This enables you to focus on what you do best - growing your business.
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We Help Businesses Succeed

First Business Bank — Milwaukee, a part of First Business Financial Services (NASDAQ: FBIZ), offers a full range of commercial banking services to businesses in greater Milwaukee. We offer a full line of deposit and loan products for business owners and individuals, including specialized lending, treasury management, private wealth management banking, retirement services, investment management services, trust services, and equipment finance and leasing.

Key Industries for Job Growth

First Business proudly sponsored this year's event held on Friday, December 13, 2013. Governor Scott Walker and a panel of industry-leading experts shared their perspectives on key industries for job growth.
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Panelists (left to right) Kent Lorenz, Ellison Technologies; Paul Jones, A.O. Smith: Moderator: Dave Vetta, First Business Bank — Milwaukee; Presenter: Suzanne Kelley, Waukesha County Business Alliance; Richard Leinenkugel, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company; Tina Chang, SysLogic


Outstanding Client Satisfaction

We found the transition to First Business Bank to go very smoothly. They have been very responsive and helpful whenever we have questions or need assistance."

Michelle Dellemann,Systems, Inc.
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We pride ourselves on our ability to meet and anticipate client needs. All of our staff are very experienced and capable of providing solutions to you. Decisions are made by our local management team and Board of Directors who are absolutely committed to the greater Milwaukee business community. We are also proud of our community involvement and support, and partnerships in Waukesha County's United Way and Chamber of Commerce.

First Business presents a $75,000 check to GPS Partners for Education. For more information about GPS Partners for Education please visit their website at www.gpsed.org (left to right) Lynn Sigfred, Rick Krauthoefer, Peggy Stoop, Dennis Sampson, Chase Kostichka, Kim Preston, Craig Cerbins, Dave Vetta & Natalie Glumm


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Top 10 Businesses of the Year



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Recognition

Systems, Inc.

"We found the transition to First Business Bank to go very smoothly. They have been very responsive and helpful whenever we have questions or need assistance."

"Our treasury management rep was very helpful in guiding us through all of the paperwork required to get everything set up. During the initial set up of our online banking, they worked with us and showed us how to use the website. We find their online banking to be intuitive and easy to use. During the conversion of our two remote deposit machines they worked with us until they had us up and running." "Everyone is very helpful and we have been very satisfied with the process and the customer service we are getting from First Business Bank."

Michelle Dellemann, Systems, Inc.


Weimer Bearing & Transmission, Inc.

"In our business, we value professionalism and personal service. First Business Bank delivers."

"We switched to First Business Bank four years ago after our existing bank relationship turned quite impersonal. We have a great relationship with First Business Bank. They treat us right. With First Business Bank our day-to-day banking needs are handled flawlessly and the courier service is a huge convenience. We like dealing with a local bank because we never have to wait for an out-of town loan approval. They also help us with the financing of our personal investments and our personal banking needs. It's a full-service relationship."

Dick Stangl, Weimer Bearing & Transmission, Inc.


Alpine Plywood Corp.

"First Business Bank helps us build our business."
"When our previous bank lost interest in us as a customer, we turned to First Business Bank. It's a decision we don't regret."

"First Business Bank reminds us of ourselves. They take an interest in their clients and their businesses, emphasize service and build relationships. Plus, they respond quickly to all of our requests. For example, we recently needed money for a large purchase. We called the bank and had approval the same day. It's that kind of consistent, excellent service that makes First Business Bank our only bank."

John Groskopf, Alpine Plywood Corp.


Engineering Specialists, Inc.

"At First Business Bank, we're more than an account number"
"When our previous bank lost interest in us as a customer, we turned to First Business Bank. It's a decision we don't regret."

"We work with First Business Bank because they respect us and provide a high level of service we couldn't find at other banks. When I call or stop by, everyone knows me and can immediately answer questions about our accounts. I don't have to wait for a response from another office, and that saves me time. Plus, with their knowledgeable team focus on business, they act as trusted advisors and truly provide solutions to our needs."

John Miller, Engineering Specialists, Inc.

Our People

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Mark Meloy

Mark Meloy

President & CEO, NMLS# 543757
First Business Bank
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Michael (Mickey) Noone, CTP

Michael (Mickey) Noone, CTP

President - Northeast Region
First Business Bank
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Tim Beno, CTP

Tim Beno, CTP

Market President - Green Bay
First Business Bank
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Jim Hartlieb

Jim Hartlieb

Senior Vice President
First Business Bank
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Tom Rude

Tom Rude

First Vice President
First Business Equipment Finance
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Will Deppiesse, CTP

Will Deppiesse, CTP

Vice President - Northeast Region
First Business Bank
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James Wartinbee, Jr.

James Wartinbee, Jr.

First Vice President, NMLS# 543758
First Business Bank
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Charlene Breunig

Charlene Breunig

Vice President - Treasury Management
First Business Bank
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Tim McKeag, CTP

Tim McKeag, CTP

Vice President - Northeast Region
First Business Bank
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Tom Dott

Tom Dott

Vice President - Business Development
First Business Bank
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Mike Kern

Mike Kern

Vice President - Portfolio Manager
First Business Bank
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Brian Hagen

Brian Hagen

Vice President of Commercial Real Estate
First Business Bank
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Denee Mott, CTP

Denee Mott, CTP

Vice President - Business Development Officer
First Business Bank
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Wade Hanna

Wade Hanna

Vice President of Treasury Management
First Business Bank
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Chad Van Handel

Chad Van Handel

Vice President - Business Development Officer
First Business Bank
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Josh Hoesch

Josh Hoesch

Vice President - Business Development
First Business Bank
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Jerimiah Janssen

Jerimiah Janssen

Assistant Vice President - Business Development Officer
First Business Bank
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Cindy Borgen

Cindy Borgen

Credit Officer
First Business Bank
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Matthew Karnick

Matthew Karnick

Vice President
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Lee Ann Hintz

Lee Ann Hintz

Client Relationship Officer
First Business Bank
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Mike Shea

Mike Shea

Vice President of Private Wealth Management, NMLS# 552830
First Business Bank
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Tammy Schrank

Tammy Schrank

Client Relationship Specialist
First Business Bank
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Jill Thomas

Jill Thomas

Vice President
First Business Bank
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Patty Wilke

Patty Wilke

Client Relationship Specialist
First Business Bank
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Alton Multhauf, CTP

Alton Multhauf, CTP

Treasury Management Officer
First Business Bank
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Lisa Allen

Lisa Allen

Client Relationship Officer
First Business Bank
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Deana Burke

Deana Burke

Treasury Management Specialist
First Business Bank
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Melanie Cass

Melanie Cass

Client Relationship Specialist
First Business Bank
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Beth Korth

Beth Korth

Director of Treasury Management
First Business Bank
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Charlotte Miller

Charlotte Miller

Senior Client Relationship Specialist
First Business Bank
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Aaron Osten

Aaron Osten

Investment Sales Officer
First Business Trust & Investments
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Paul Prust

Paul Prust

Treasury Management Helpline & Courier Supervisor
First Business Bank
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Liz Statz

Liz Statz

Treasury Management Support Specialist
First Business Bank
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Jamie Thiede

Jamie Thiede

Treasury Management Helpline & Client Support Specialist
First Business Bank
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Our Board

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Kim Bassett-Heitzmann

Kim Bassett-Heitzmann

Board Chair
First Business Bank | Northeast Region
President and CEO
Bassett Mechanical
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Gerald Kilcoyne

Gerald Kilcoyne

Board Chair
First Business Bank
Managing Partner
Pinnacle Enterprises, LLC
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Jerome Smith

Jerome Smith

Board Chair
First Business Financial Services
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Ralph Kauten

Ralph Kauten

Board Chair & CEO
Quintessence Biosciences, Inc.
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W. Kent Lorenz

W. Kent Lorenz

Chairman and CEO
Acieta LLC
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JoAnne Brandes

JoAnne Brandes

Founder & Senior Fellow
Carroll University Center for Leadership Excellence
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Mark Bugher

Mark Bugher

Retired Director
University Research Park
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Corey Chambas

Corey Chambas

President & CEO
First Business Financial Services
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Jan Eddy

Jan Eddy

Retired President & CEO
Wingra Technologies
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John Harris

John Harris

Former Managing Director
Stifel Nicolaus Weisel
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Ron Jankowski

Ron Jankowski

President
Valley Express, LLC.
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Jim Jansen

Jim Jansen

President
Jonas Service and Supply, Inc.
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Timothy Keane

Timothy Keane

Entrepreneur in Residence Graduate School of the College of Business Administration
Marquette University
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Jeff Kowalik

Jeff Kowalik

President
Northcentral Construction Corporation
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Sandra Lampman

Sandra Lampman

Executive Director
St. Mary's Foundation
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Mark Meloy

Mark Meloy

President & CEO
First Business Bank - Madison
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Steven Mixtacki, CPA

Steven Mixtacki, CPA

Chief Financial & Operating Officer
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
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Michael (Mickey) Noone

Michael (Mickey) Noone

President - Northeast Region
First Business Bank
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Daniel Olszewski

Daniel Olszewski

Director
Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship at UW
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Bob Pedersen

Bob Pedersen

President and Chief Executive Officer
Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin, Inc.
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Audrey Polencheck

Audrey Polencheck

Former Manager
Thorstad Leasing
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James Ropella

James Ropella

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
First Business Financial Services
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John Silseth

John Silseth

President
Antietam, LLC
Chairman
First Business Bank — Milwaukee
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Larry Sobal

Larry Sobal

CEO
Appleton Cardiology Associates
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Barbara Stephens

Barbara Stephens

Retired Senior Vice President - Human Resources
Bucyrus International, Inc.
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Dave Vetta

Dave Vetta

President & CEO
First Business Bank — Milwaukee
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Dean Voeks

Dean Voeks

Retired CEO
Chorus Communications Group
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Tim Wallen

Tim Wallen

Principal and Chief Executive Officer
MLG
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Mark Winter

Mark Winter

Vice President
Grubb & Ellis | Oakbrook-Madison
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