Press Release


'Crack the Vault' Winner Announced

Release date: 8/16/2018

Beloit, WI – Renae Stevens, branch manager of the First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) branch in Winnebago, Illinois, presented the $2,500 grand prize to Amanda Insko of Winnebago, Illinois as part of the bank’s “Crack the Vault” customer appreciation event. Customers and community members were invited to visit one of three Winnebago County branches the week of August 4 through August 11 to play the interactive game and see if their unique code would “Crack the Vault”.

Amanda Insko with FNBT's Renae StevensInsko’s winning code was one of approximately 15,000 codes that were sent out to community members and available at the branches for the game; more than 700 entries were received. All game registrations were entered into the random drawing for the $2,500 grand prize.

The promotion, sponsored by First National Bank and Trust, was part of a week-long customer appreciation event at the bank’s three Winnebago County branches in Rockton, Roscoe, and Winnebago, Illinois. “The ‘Crack the Vault’ promotion really created a lot of excitement in the neighborhood and in our bank,” said Gail Daer, branch manager of FNBT’s Roscoe office. “We had over 300 people come into the Roscoe branch to try out their codes in the interactive digital vault game. It was a lot of fun!”

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 nearly 30,000 households in 13 communities and 16 locations in Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois with assets of approximately $1.1 billion.  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 www.bankatfirstnational.com.