Emprise Bank announced that Chad Hanson has been hired as the Strategic Relationship Manager/Commercial Segments Leader.

In this role, Hanson will manage the bank’s business banking group and focus on driving continued growth for the bank’s commercial segments. In addition, Hanson will oversee key and strategic new commercial relationships for the bank.

Chad Hanson

Before joining Emprise, Hanson was most recently with Birds Eye Holdings, LLC, where he sourced and managed a variety of real estate and private equity investments. Prior to that, he spent more than a decade at Commerce Bancshares where he was responsible for business development in addition to managing a large client portfolio.

Chad is a tremendous addition to our company,” said Emprise Bank Chairman and CEO Matt Michaelis. “His experience in leading teams and managing relationships is a great fit with our mission and culture and will play an important role in our continued success.”

Michaelis continued, “This new position is critical to our strategic growth efforts and Chad is the right leader based on his demonstrated success over the past 15 years. He is perfectly suited for the role given his expertise at identifying new opportunities and building strong relationships.” 

Hanson is a graduate of Wichita State University, having earned a BBA in Finance with Emphasis in Real Estate. He is active in the community with past involvement including serving at Make A Wish, Youth Entrepreneurs, Junior Achievement, and Big Brothers Big Sisters.