German American Bank was recently recognized by the Indiana Statewide Certified Development Corp. as one of its top two 2017 Small Business Administration 504 lenders in Indiana.
Dan Collignon, a regional executive vice president and commercial credit officer at the bank, also was recognized for creating the most SBA 504 loan debenture dollars in 2017.
The corporation partners with bank lenders and is one of the leading providers of 504 loans in the country. In fiscal year 2017, it funded more than $28 million in loans to 39 companies. The projects created or saved approximately 440 jobs.
German American Bancorp, Inc., is a NASDAQ-traded bank holding company based in Jasper, with a location in Columbus. German American, through its banking subsidiary German American Bancorp, operates 51 banking offices in 19 contiguous southern Indiana counties and one northern Kentucky county.