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AM 560 Business Tour 2017

Signature Bank kicked off the 2nd Annual AM 560 Business Tour with a live broadcast from our downtown branch. We are proud to sponsor the Business Tour that highlights thriving businesses in the Chicagoland area.

Podcast: How Three Friends Started Signature Bank

How do you start a bank? Listen to The Founder’s Report podcast to hear how three Chicago friends, Mick O’Rourke, Kevin Bastuga, and Bryan Duncan started Signature Bank in 2006 (pictured here with TFR podcast host, Dan Miklosz).

Signature Bank 10 Year Anniversary Timeline

Signature Bank was founded ten years ago by three Chicago commercial bankers who saw a need for a locally owned business bank in Chicago. Click on the interactive timeline below to see how Signature Bank became the fastest growing, independently owned business bank in Chicago over the last ten years.

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WIND AM 560 “Part of the Answer” Business Radio Show

Signature Bank CEO and President Mick O’Rourke joined two of the bank’s long-time customers, Joe Shanahan of Metro Chicago and Matt Collopy of Shoreline Sightseeing, as featured guests on WIND AM560’s weekly business radio talk show, “Part of the Answer.”

Signature Bank AM560 Business Tour Kickoff

Broadcasting live on WIND AM 560 from Signature Bank in the historic Wigwam building in Chicago on Election Day in Illinois.


> Our Customers

Law Firm of Daspin & Aument  Bob Aument is a founding partner of the Law Firm of Daspin & Aument in Chicago.

Home Trust Mortgage Dave Geiselhart is the President and Owner of Home Trust Mortgage.

ServiceMaster DSI Chris Veldman is the Chief Financial Officer of ServiceMaster DSI, the largest ServiceMaster franchise in the United States.

Mid-States Glass and Metal Gina Labuz is President and CEO of Mid-States Glass and Metal, a woman-owned architectural glass and metal business.

Sprovieri’s Custom Counters Chuck Sprovieri is the President and CEO of Sprovieri’s Custom Counters, a Chicagoland manufacturer of residential and commercial countertops.

Star Creations, Inc. Marc Weingardt is the Founder and CEO of Star Creations, Inc., the fastest growing supplier of wall décor products in the U.S.

Good Foods Kurt Penn is the Founder & CEO of Good Foods, winner of the 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year from the Kenosha Area Business Association, and a long-time customer of Signature Bank.

> Our Founders

Mick O’RourkePresident & CEO of Signature Bank

Kevin BastugaCo-Founder, Director & Executive Vice President of Signature Bank

Bryan DuncanCo-Founder, Director & Executive Vice President of Signature Bank

> Our Senior Executives

Anne DoligaleSenior Vice President of Treasury Management at Signature Bank

Peter OlsenSenior Vice President of Commercial Banking at Signature Bank

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