Ixonia – March 2024: Ixonia Bank is pleased to announce it has added Chris Schaefer to its experienced Commercial Banking Team as Business Development Officer.

Chris brings over 20 years of sales and leadership experience, mostly focused in the automotive industry with a proven track record of success in building and maintaining strong relationships with his customers. His previous experience also includes 6 years in retail banking.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Chris to our team,” said Greg Larson, CEO of Ixonia Bank. “Chris’ sales and leadership experience will help with the growth of our commercial lending division as we position ourselves as a boutique commercial bank that’s stable and well-capitalized.”

Chris adds “I am honored to join a great organization like Ixonia Bank because of their reputation as a strong family-owned bank that’s been around for over 105 years providing exceptional customer service. In my new role, I look forward to building positive relationships in our community, and helping local small- and medium-sized businesses achieve their goals.”

Chris is a United States Army veteran and is currently attending the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee pursuing a Bachelors degree in Communications. Chris is certified with the Association of Finance and Insurance Professionals. He currently resides in Waukesha and in his leisure time, he enjoys rooting for all the local Wisconsin sports teams and spending time with family and friends.

Chris is based out of the Bank’s Oconomowoc office located at W359N5002 Brown Street, Suite 104  Avenue.