Bob Shake Named Senior Vice President, Business Relationship Consultant, Northrim Benefits Group
Bob Shake, Senior Vice President, Corporate Loan Sales Manager for Northrim Bank, completed his transition from the bank to its affiliate Northrim Benefits Group (NBG) effective December 31, 2009.
“Bob's experience and contacts will be very valuable in attracting new clients and managing existing relationships,” said Marc Langland, Chairman and CEO of Northrim Bank. “We appreciate his 19 years of service to Northrim, and I look forward to his continued success in his new role with Northrim Benefits Group.”
Shake has been named Senior Vice President of Northrim Benefits Group, a Northrim Bank affiliate. Shake worked with NBG over the last year to grow the company’s employee benefits business and will begin full time in his new role on January 1, 2010. Shake is a licensed health and life insurance producer in the State of Alaska.
Shake was a charter employee of Northrim Bank at its founding in 1990. He started as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and was promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial Loan Manager in January 2000 and to Executive Loan Manager in 2003. Shake is a board member and Treasurer of the Providence Alaska Foundation, board chairman of the World Trade Center Alaska, serves on the board of trustees for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Anchorage, and is a board member of Anchorage Municipal Light & Power.
“Bob’s long standing relationships with our loan and deposit customers have made an important contribution to Northrim's growth over the years,” said Northrim’s Chief Operating Officer Chris Knudson.
Northrim Bank is a subsidiary of Northrim BanCorp, Inc. The bank is a full service commercial bank with branches in Anchorage, Eagle River, Wasilla, and Fairbanks, Alaska, and a factoring division in. Affiliated companies include Northrim Benefits Group, LLC; Elliott Cove Capital Management, LLC; Residential Mortgage, LLC; and Pacific Wealth Advisors, LLC.
Northrim Benefits Group provides value-added employee benefits services to businesses and organizations in Alaska and across the globe. Northrim Benefits Group has provided Customer First Service for more 35 years, helping their clients design custom benefits programs to attract and retain talented employees.