Press Release

Local Banker Presents in Virtual Learning Lab

Release date: 6/1/2015

Beloit, WI – An employee of First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) recently presented in a virtual learning lab for St. Meyer & Hubbard, a banking industry sales and training consulting firm in the Chicagoland area. 

Photo of Laura PomereneLaura Pomerene, CFMP, vice president and marketing director of FNBT, joined Amber Farley, executive vice president of FMS Social at Financial Marketing Solutions to host the virtual discussion.

The session, entitled “Digital Conversations,” focused on the various ways digital and social channels are impacting consumer behavior and creating opportunities to drive customer engagement and online channel usage. Over 100 banks from around the county joined the online session. 

First National Bank and Trust Company is a family-owned, community bank headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. Chartered in 1882, First National Bank and Trust Company now serves more than 27,000 households in 9 communities and 12 locations in Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois with assets of approximately $820 million. Commitment to full service banking, investments, asset management, exceptional service, and Sound Advice has positioned First National Bank and Trust Company as a Stateline leader in the industry. For additional information, visit