Our Journey with McKinney Christian Academy

Settlers came to Collin County, TX in 1841 bringing little more than their pioneer spirit; and hope for 640 acres of land, a gun and help building a cabin. Their struggles defined an era, and marked the onset of remarkable advances in agriculture, industry, commerce and family life.

MCA_logoOver a century later, as North Texas communities developed deeper roots, a group of devoted Christian parents worked tirelessly to establish a school anchored by strong Biblical integration and a rigorous academic curriculum. With Independent Bank as their primary financial partner, McKinney Christian Academy opened in 1992 with an inaugural class of thirteen students. Its founding was in large part due to the dedication of Dr. Michael and A’Lisa Adams and Mrs. Diane Lopez.

Over the next 22 years McKinney Christian Academy was able to add one grade-level each year, culminating in the first graduating class of three seniors in 2003. The entire time, Independent Bank has been by their side. If a project required financial expertise, projections, support or funding, Independent Bank lent their expertise.

Today our relationship couldn’t be stronger.

Bond with Your Bank – For Good Reason

There are practical benefits to building and maintaining a familiarity with your bank. Growing together with your personal banker can help in the following areas:

  • Because a bank is already familiar with your financial situation it takes less time get things done, particularly when borrowing. Starting from “scratch” takes time and resources.
  • Your banker will be on the lookout for new opportunities that fit your financial track, and size. This will become valuable when your business contemplates any future moves.

Independent Bank was there in 1992 to help McKinney Christian Academy acquire space on Graves Street and renovate it for the school’s use. Independent Bank also assisted McKinney Christian Academy with the purchase the 63 acres of beautiful tree-lined property in 2001 which comprises their current campus. Enrollment at McKinney Christian Academy is approaching 575 students, thanks to the careful stewardship of administrators, parents and community boosters. The personal bankers at Independent Bank have been able to help McKinney Christian Academy design and implement capital improvement projects and manage cash flow.

MCA_FlashBanner_770x329Independent Bank has also extended its reach in communities across Texas. We continue to invest in technology and most importantly our people. We offer a diverse set of financial products and services designed to help businesses operate more efficiently and families better manage their finances. All the while, Independent Bank remains wholeheartedly committed to keeping decisions local and providing a level of personal service above and beyond expectations.

“Even with their continued growth, the professional and timely response of account officers at Independent Bank continues to be impressive”
~ Carol Ownby, Director of Development at MCA

Our Mission Continues

McKinney Texas experienced its first economic boom after the opening of the Houston and Texas Central Railroad in 1872. Modern McKinney is on a similar fast track. It’s no surprise that McKinney Christian Academy has been busy expanding their programs and facilities this summer. Independent Bank has been proud to provide financial solutions that support their mission. Students for the 2014-2015 school year may look forward to a new softball field, new classrooms, new curriculum, new signs, new awnings, new technology and additional faculty.

McKinney Christian Academy started with nothing more than fifteen donated boxes of books and an abundance of pioneering spirit. Today their library boasts over 10,000 volumes and the school offers a comprehensive, college preparatory curriculum along with music, athletics, foreign language and art. Together we continue to grow and prosper, grounded in Texas values and serving with a higher purpose.

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PediPlace Shines a Beacon of Health and Hope

PediPlace in Lewisville and Dallas provide high-quality, accessible, comprehensive, primary pediatric services to 6,000 uninsured and under-insured local children each year. By providing care for those in need, PediPlace has become a well-respected and relied upon organization in North Texas.

pedi_place_logoAlbert Einstein once said, “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” At PediPlace, providing pediatric medical care to those without means has become much more than a quest for “A life worthwhile.” It started as a dream for Dr. Darla Kincaid and Dr. Mark Holt: two determined physicians who believed children in homes facing a financial hardship should have access to quality medical care.

In 1994 they opened their doors and instantly became a welcome addition to the community.

Pedi Place primary care pediatric services include:

  • Newborn parent health and child safety education
  • Parent/child health education
  • Immunizations
  • Sports physicals
  • Preventive care (annual well-child check-ups)
  • Treatment of acute illness
  • Treatment and management of chronic illness
  • Referrals for specialized medical care

PediPlace was recognized in 2010 and again in 2012 as the Clinical Site of the Year by the Greater North Texas Chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, as a finalist for the mission achievement award presented by the Center for Non Profit Management; and its CEO is a 2014 finalist in the CEO of year category. This summer marks their 21st year of service. Independent Bank shares their goal and urges parents of young children to schedule all the recommended vaccinations, check-ups and medical care suggested by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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When it comes to banking, PediPlace relies on Independent Bank for their business needs. As a non-profit organization, PediPlace continually fundraises and participates in community events. Larry Robins, President and CEO of PediPlace says, “Our relationship with Independent Bank may not be overly dramatic or complex, but our work together embodies an important shared commitment to our mission. It’s about people.”

Gary Lewis, Area President, and the team at Independent Bank have helped PediPlace manage their finances for more than a decade. By developing an efficient and convenient banking program, Independent Bank gives PediPlace’s medical team more time to focus on patient care. Larry explains,

“PediPlace is dedicated to engaging with families and we believe Independent Bank shares and supports our mission.”

Independent Bank is proud to be the bank of choice for PediPlace. Our personal and commercial banking products are accompanied by an unparalleled level of customer service, and a strong team of decisive, responsive and experienced banking professionals. For information about Independent Bank financial management programs contact one of our convenient local branches.

The Importance of Primary Care

Whether your child is entering school for the first time or about to graduate, back-to-school season is the perfect opportunity for parents to checkup on their children’s health. They need to be protected against common childhood diseases and illnesses. It may also be a convenient time to have a general health screening or a sports-physical. These basic measures may identify a potential problem before it becomes a serious health threat.

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Last December PediPlace opened a second location serving neighborhoods in North Dallas as well as Richardson and Addison. The staff is excited to provide the same quality pediatric care to even more area children. As new neighbors PediPlace leadership is also looking forward to connecting with local volunteers and donors.

For those who meet the criteria and are in need of medical care: call PediPlace for an appointment @ Lewisville (972) 436-7962 or Dallas (214) 420-8008.

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Independent Bank Brings “Personal” back to Personal Banking

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William Penn, an early champion of democracy and religious freedom once said, “Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains.” When the leadership at Singing Oaks Church of Christ in Denton came to an impasse it was an act of patience and diligence that ultimately led them to Independent Bank.

More than seven years ago, the church elders agreed the best interest of the community could be served by purchasing a 66 acre tract just north of their Congregation Center. After many attempts and complications stemming from shared-ownership (of the land) they could not reach an agreement. For many years afterward the property sat vacant and unused.

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Singing Oaks Church of Christ continued to serve the community. Where there were people in need you would often find their congregation members offering a helping hand. Their food shelter and sponsorship of a “Haircuts for the Homeless” program are two of the many positive programs church members organize to improve the lives of others.

Meanwhile, the idea to use those 66 acres for the greater good never faded. Seven years later elders Steve Speck and Jerry Browder of Singing Oaks Church of Christ entered Independent Bank for the first time. The persistence of another elder, Jerry Cheatham, and realtor, Barbara Russell, had resulted in uniting the current owners of the 66 acres, and now they needed to find an organization that would finance the deal.

How did we meet?
Steve and Jerry along with Singing Oaks’ other elders assembled a list of banks, and met with a number of them before talking with Independent Bank. Nothing clicked. Then they met with B.J. Donalson, AVP Commercial Lending and Dan Brooks, Executive Chairman at Independent Bank and immediately sensed their willingness to help. Working with Independent Bank was very different. The committee culture they encountered in previous meetings, at previous banks was non-existent.

B.J. and Dan were very personable and accommodating, but more importantly they were direct and addressed every concern, every question – right on the spot. Independent Bank was pleased to get involved. They helped Singing Oaks Church of Christ acquire financing for the land under very favorable terms. The bankers were proud to support Singing Oaks work within the community.

We’ve grown together
Since financing the loan, Singing Oaks Church of Christ has moved all their banking needs to Independent Bank. The church administrators and personnel really appreciate working with a local community bank. The difference is remarkable.  “It sounds like a cliché,” remarks Steve “but when you walk into the bank everybody knows your name. It’s just like the famous TV show Cheers!”

“I am old enough to remember when personal banking was personal.  Independent Bank has brought that back into play.”

~ Steve Speck , Elder
Singing Oaks Church of Christ

Now, the banking relationship couldn’t be stronger. B.J. and Courtney Williams, Treasury Management Sales and Support Specialist recently updated Singing Oaks Church of Christ with Remote Deposit Capture – a feature church leaders never considered before. The church is also expanding their use of online banking and currently in discussions with TransFirst regarding the addition of a merchant services account. “Things couldn’t be better. Everybody at Independent Bank has been very responsive”, said Steve.

The elders of Singing Oaks Church of Christ know the virtue of patience. Through it they discovered a financial partner that shares their vision and passion to help the community. Steve mentioned he has been meaning to send Dan Brooks a note saying they’re all very impressed with the quality of people working at Independent Bank.

The message has been received.  Thank you, Steve.

 

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Stay Informed, Get Connected, Independent Bank Social Media

Independent Bank would like to thank all of you who are a part of our five social media outlets. We’ve established a true community that we are honored to reach out to every day.

Whether you have liked our status, retweeted us, viewed our videos, read our blogs or thought about doing any of the above, we thank you and hope you will enjoy what is yet to come.

If you’re new to Independent Bank or its social media pages here is what to expect:

Facebook: 

On our Facebook page, you’ll get fun, not boring.

Engage with us, stay informed on branch/community events and products, participate in trivia and even win through contests.

You can expect to see everything from award announcements to chicken-fried steak pictures from one day to the next. :)

Twitter:

On our Twitter page, we’ll keep you up to date.

Jump into the ever-evolving world of Twitter. Keep abreast of pertinent news and get real time updates of what’s going on the world around you.

You can expect to see everything from important causes to news to inspirational quotes.

 

LinkedIn:

On our LinkedIn page, make sure to bring your briefcase. :)

Learn about featured career opportunities, products and services, and notable news/accomplishments.

You can expect to connect with us, business by business, person by person.

YouTube:

On our YouTube channel, you’ll find a visual snapshot of our bank.

Sit back and enjoy professionally produced videos that describe products, our values and what we do best.

You can expect more to come on our YouTube Channel.

Blog:

  • Since you’re reading our blog right now, there’s no need to describe what it looks like, but we hope you enjoy the testimonials about our partnerships with businesses around the communities we serve.
  • Look for in depth coverage of our products, like Text Banking, Finance360 and the iPhone® and Android™ app.
  • You can expect more stories about the many ways we are involved in the communities we serve, such as the story about how Independent Bank helped a church restore a historic home, or tips from realtors to help potential buyers/sellers.

McDonald’s once said that the head of its social media is the customer. We subscribe to a similar theory. Our main social media tenants are to create, inform, connect, promote and grow. Since Independent Bank considers customers to be its greatest asset, we truly value the “connect” tenant. We want to hear your voice.

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Building Strong Relationships Based on a Two-Way Street

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

For certain professions, quality isn’t negotiable. When it comes to providing neighborhood lighting, visible stop signs and sturdy mailboxes, quality is required. Brandon Industries stresses importance of maintaining a system of quality at all levels. With each and every light or sign it produces, each employee it hires and each partner it does business with, quality is a priority.

BrandonIndustries_Ad_March2014When Brandon Industries sought a bank that would provide them with a quality hassle-free business relationship it turned to Independent Bank. Both organizations subscribe to the philosopher Aristotle’s belief that quality is not an act, but a habit. This mutual philosophy helped Brandon Hall, President of Brandon Industries, forge a lasting relationship with Independent Bank’s Robert Camp.

“Having full confidence in Robert and the Independent Bank team gives us peace of mind,” Brandon said.

Independent Bank helped Brandon to expand his business and keep moving forward. He said experience with other banks was not always so easy and that inefficient practices tended to “bog down” his business.

Robert was able to answer all the questions Brandon asked, and even some of the questions he didn’t ask. Years of experience allowed Robert to make the lending process as easy and pain-free as possible. However, the relationship doesn’t end after Brandon conducts a transaction with Independent Bank. Robert makes himself available to Brandon and serves as a trusted resource in discussing ways to move his business forward.

Brandon said his experience with Robert is similar to all the dealings he’s had with everyone at Independent Bank. He appreciates that everyone is personable, but also that they’re hard workers who produce results whenever he’s ready to get down to business.

“Independent Bank has an extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff with a small town bank feel,” Brandon said. “Independent Bank, however, has big bank capabilities giving their customers the best of both worlds.”

Quality may be a habit, but it also takes many forms. Independent Bank is committed to providing quality to Brandon Industries and to all its clients. With a commitment to doing it right the first time and expecting the highest standard of ethics and integrity, quality will remain at the forefront of the bank’s priorities.

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It Starts With a Handshake

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

When Independent Bank formed, it started with a handshake. Today, every relationship with Independent Bank still begins with a handshake.

HandshakeA handshake represents integrity and staying true to one’s values. Independent Bank is a growing bank, but it will always stay true to the values outlined in its mission statement. More than that, it lives by them.

Independent Bank is a bank of Personal Service. A bank of Modern Convenience. And a bank of Community Involvement.

As the bank grows it will continue to offer customers the latest technology such as Mobile Bill Pay capabilities and smart phone apps, but relationships with customers will always start with a handshake. If customers want a name and a face to talk to about the technologies the bank offers, they’ll get what they’re looking for.

At its core, Independent Bank’s strength lies in its employees and the relationships they form with customers. Each employee recognizes these relationships are the strength of the bank and they take ownership in the fact that this is the “Independent Bank Way.” Customers have direct access to officers and personnel and can expect timely decisions. In turn, employees are energized by relationships that can’t be quantified.

Going further, employees take ownership in Independent Bank’s pledge to be involved in the community by donating their time and energy in and outside of working at the bank.

Every relationship is only as good as what is put into it. With this in mind, Independent Bank’s customers are its biggest asset and it takes pride in investing in them. It starts with a handshake, continues with hard work and lasts with a commitment to you.

To foster these relationships, creating an environment where employees and customers feel appreciated on a daily basis will remain an essential part of how Independent Bank operates.

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Growing Together by Connecting in Business & the Community

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

A business relationship, like any relationship, is heightened when commitment is clear. Jim and Russ Boles of Summit Commercial Industrial Properties keep coming back to Independent Bank’s Michael Doss for their lending needs because he treats their business just like he treats his community.

In adCommImpactRR_Dec2013_HalfPage_10x6.1.3dition to serving as Summit’s lender, Michael serves with the father and son commercial real estate team on numerous community boards and civic projects around Round Rock. Michael’s connection to Summit Commercial is strengthened because of his shared service with Summit to the community they love. Due to this connection, Jim and Russ refer their clients to Michael and are always pleased to learn they receive the same great service.

“In business and in life my top priority is to deal with good people,” Jim Boles, Summit Commercial owner said. “Michael cares for our business, but more importantly he cares for my clients and our community. He’s responsive to all of our needs and that means a lot.”

Michael’s responsive nature played a key role at the start of his working relationship with Jim. Summit Commercial searched for a loan to purchase a building and needed a quick response. Jim said Michael provided both and that he also provided them with very competitive loan rates.

Likewise, Jim has developed a reputation of being responsive whenever his clients need him. That reputation has helped Jim build his commercial real estate business throughout Williamson and Travis counties over the last 30 years.

More than a broker, Jim said Summit Commercial regularly goes beyond the norm to help his clients with entitling their properties and with other services normally associated with a real estate brokers. Jim believes in utilizing modern technology to help increase responsiveness, but he also said “a little elbow grease” is essential.

As Summit Commercial has grown, the role of business partners that share similar values and work ethic has proved to be a vital part of its operation. He appreciates how easy it is to talk to Michael.

“I wouldn’t trust something as important as our real estate loans to just anyone,” Jim said. “But Michael isn’t just anyone. He knows what we need before we even have to ask.”

Jim said Summit Commercial will continue to use Michael and Independent Bank in the future and that he looks forward to continuing their relationship on all levels.

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Faith Reinforced with Experience and Understanding

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

Faith has many definitions. It can be defined as allegiance to duty/person, a belief and trust in and loyalty to God, or a firm belief in something for which there is no proof. Crosspoint Church Pastor Mark Turman and his staff believe in Independent Bank. A belief that is supported by years of a solid, committed bond.

Crosspoint-Church-WEBPastor Turman said Greg Steglich and the rest of the Independent Bank staff are people his church knows, trusts and can count on. Never considered a “blind faith”, the faith Crosspoint puts in Independent Bank is a strong faith rooted in a clear and transparent relationship.
Crosspoint’s relationship with Independent Bank extends back nearly two decades to when the church formed in 1996. Since then, the church has undergone three major expansion projects and land acquisitions. Through the construction of a multipurpose building in 1999-2000, the addition of temporary space in 2006 and a children’s building in 2010, the church has stood by Independent Bank and the bank has stood by the church.

The church endured two major economic downturns in 2001 and 2009 that each coincided with downturns in the national economy. During these times, Pastor Turman said Independent Bank helped the church weather its financial declines by finding creative and effective cash flow solutions such as restructuring long term loans. He said that the bank understands the “unique needs” of a church.

“The finances of a church in both the short and long term are the work of a significantly large group of people,” Pastor Turman said. “Generally speaking, church members view the collective finances of a church as needing to be more conservative and cautious than a business owner. Independent Bank understands this well and guided us through many discussions involving many decision makers to help us plot our course.”

Pastor Turman said there is a direct connection between faith and how finances are handled personally and as a congregation. He said it’s vital for every pastor to develop a strong mind for finances and that his congregation’s philosophy about finances is biblically based.

“Our goal personally and corporately is to steward all the resources that God places in our trust in a way that maximizes their effectiveness for Godly purposes,” Pastor Turman said. “God places resources in our hands as great opportunities of eternal usefulness.”

Describing his financial mind as “average at best but improving,” Pastor Turman said Independent Bank has been a great help to him and his staff in learning more about finances. He said the leaders and staff at Independent Bank have given the church staff great assistance in understanding the unique nature of church ministry financing and how best to combine the wise application of faith and a conservative strategy to the church’s ministry.

Pastor Turman believes his relationship with Greg Steglich and Independent Bank will continue to deepen.

“Our vision is to expand our expressions of God’s love and message in McKinney and beyond,” Pastor Turman said. “We are confident that Greg and the Independent Bank team will be standing with us as we pursue the work God has for us.”

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Finding the Simple Ingredients to a Lasting Relationship

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

He started with one goal in mind. Don’t be like the others, be better. He wanted to build a store that he would go to. A health and nutritional store that stressed details at every level. From product ingredients  to customer care, Mike Sammons understands details matter.

Since opening Mike’s Health Collection in McKinney 18 years ago, Mike has stayed true to his goal of stressing the details and keeping a high standard. Caring about customers is not an obligation for Mike. It’s his passion. He understands that customers depend on him and he enjoys finding the right products to keep them healthy. Mike was disappointed that he wasn’t getting the same type of careful, responsive service at the big bank he did business with. He desired something different. He turned to Independent Bank and Jeanne Barnett.

Mike desired a relationship with a banker who would AllenMagazine_7.25x4.75_JeanneBarnettMikesHealthAd_April2013serve as a partner in his business and would care about it as much as he did.

“Jeanne Barnett is the reason I opened my account with Independent Bank,” Mike said. “Her advice and service has been very beneficial to me.”

Jeanne’s relationship with Mike is not dependent on a single loan or business dealing. Mike knows he can call Jeanne at any time to tap into her knowledge of banking and what works for businesses. The result of the relationship is healthy business with many healthy customers. Loyal to Mike’s Health Collection, customers have flooded sites like Google Plus with positive feedback of the service they receive from Mike and his staff. An anonymous customer said the following.

“You think you are walking into a store but what you find is a collection of friends who listen, who know what to offer and who can suggest what might be useful,” Mike’s customer said. “When my husband had cancer, we certainly did the traditional treatments, but it was the support and love, not to mention the supplements of Mike’s Health Collection that made the difference.”

With such loyal and thoughtful customers it’s no wonder why Mike’s store is his passion.

“I go to work every day with a smile on my face because I get to make people happy and keep them healthy,” Mike said. “They’re more than customers. They are my friends and I am truly appreciative of the relationships I’ve formed through the store.”

Mike doesn’t plan on going anywhere anytime soon and Jeanne looks forward to being there to help meet the needs of his business whenever he needs her.

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More than a Job, Independent Bank Provides Lasting Benefits

By Matt Kennedy
Marketing Coordinator

She felt it coming. The soreness, the chills, the scratchy feeling in the back of her throat. There was no denying it. Stephanie, Senior Lending Assistant, was sick, it was a holiday and she did not want to miss work the next day. She called Independent Bank’s Consult-A-Doctor service, which promptly called an open pharmacy with the prescription she needed.

Top 100 LogoAs a Top Workplace recipient by numerous publications, Independent Bank looks to go beyond “the norm” when offering benefits to employees. It works to provide services that enhance employees’ mind, body and spirit.

A Beneficial Relationship:

Independent Bank employees are active, logging in over 7,000 hours of community service annually through the bank’s IB Give’s Back program. They’re also healthy, as the bank offers programs that nurture employees’ total health. Independent Bank understands that healthy employees are more productive at work, at home and in their community.

IB Cares Wellness Program

BrandiEducation - Independent Bank’s comprehensive wellness program, IB Cares, provides nutritional advice, heath challenges and a point system for healthy choices that goes towards discounts on insurance costs.

Incentive - To encourage healthy activity, Independent Bank introduced a $200 health club subsidy this year for employees who are members of a gym/health club.

Accomplishment - Employees embraced the bank’s healthy culture and their stories have been featured in an employee newsletter to inspire others. Achievements include marathons, weight loss and a home gym built to combine working out and family time. In 2013, the bank earned Gold Achievement status from the American Heart Association for being a “Fit-Friendly Worksite,” And was named one of the Healthiest Employers in North and Central Texas by the Dallas and Austin Business Journals.

Assistance Programs

Assistance ProgramsConsult-A-Doctor  – Offering 24/7 access to physicians online and by phone, the service gives employees direct access to a doctor with no copay. Independent Bank employees saved a total of $26,876 by using Consult a Doctor in 2012!

Compass Professional Health Services – Saving money on medical tests, procedures or doctor visits, Compass earned employees and the company a total claim cost savings of $58,331 in 2012!

Marketplace Chaplains USA Making weekly visits to employees, Marketplace Chaplains’ employee assistance and chaplain services are always on call when employees need counseling or help.

Employee Appreciation

Employee AppreciationRecognition - Each year, Independent Bank holds employee appreciation events to honor the hard work of its employees.

Involvement - Considering the growth of the bank, seven employee appreciation events took place this year across all the bank’s regions. A representative committee from each of the regions selected, planned and managed each event, be it banquet or family day event.

Rewards - The only requirement for these events involved employees being awarded for their years of service in increments of five years. The size of these awards varied all the way up to Peggy Partridge, Whitewright Location President, who was honored for 55 years of service!

Long-Term Success

Independent Bank recently earned the Raymond James Community Bankers Cup for the second straight year (FY 2013 results). In 2013, Independent Bank was listed among the Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest Growing Companies; the Top 100 Best-Performing U.S. Banks with assets between $500 million and $5 billion by SNL Financial (FY 2012 results); and earned the Raymond James Community Bankers Cup (FY 2012 results). It was also listed among the Top 150 Dallas/Fort Worth Public Companies by the Dallas Morning News (FY 2012 results) and The Dallas Business Journal ranked Independent Bank as having the highest increase in deposit growth from 2012 to 2013 among the Top 20 banks in Dallas. Additionally, the bank took home Texas IOLTA Prime Partner honors for the fifth consecutive year by the Texas Access to Justice Foundation for helping low-income Texans; a Top Lending Partner by Capital CDC for Small Business Jobs Act performance; awards for community service, marketing and architecture by the Independent Bankers Association of Texas; and numerous “Best Bank,” “Best Financial Services” and “Best Mortgage Company” by various publications.

Accolades aside, David Brooks, Independent Bank Group Chairman and CEO, knows the secret to success lies in the bank’s employees.

“At its core, Independent Bank’s strength lies in our employees and the relationships they form with customers,” Brooks said. “To foster these relationships, creating an environment where employees feel appreciated on a daily basis, will remain an essential part of what we do.”

Click here for Independent Bank’s Careers page.

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