Michael E. Schrage, CEO and Chairman of Centier Bank, is pleased to welcome John Rybicki as Vice President, Business Banking.
Rybicki joined Centier in late 2020 bringing with him 15 years of experience in the banking industry, for financial institutions serving Northwest Indiana and Greater Chicagoland. Rybicki specializes in commercial real estate, multi-family land development, and construction financing.
“I have extensive knowledge of the Chicagoland market and look forward to strengthening the client relationships I currently have while also cultivating new ones,” Rybicki said. “I’m happy to be at Centier, where clients receive that hometown, personalized banking service led by a great group of people that have the same goal of client success.”
Rybicki also said he loves that Centier Bank is able to remain a true community bank while also providing competitive services that larger banks do. He is a graduate of Robert Morris University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance. Rybicki resides in Munster with his wife and children, and also serves as a little league and softball coach and is also a member of the St. Thomas Moore Knights of Columbus.
About Centier Bank
Centier is the largest, private, family-owned bank in Indiana. Since 1895, Centier has stood firmly behind the "Not For Sale" commitment, pledging to associates, clients, and the communities served that it will continue to preserve independent hometown banking in Indiana. Centier has over 60 retail locations, serving in 11 counties with over 900 associates.
Centier Bank was recognized as the #1 Bank in the State of Indiana by Forbes in 2019 and 2020. Additionally, Centier Bank has been among the top “Best Places to Work in Indiana” by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and received national attention by American Banker magazine as the Top Best Bank to Work For in Indiana and #11 in the U.S.A. For more information on Centier products and services, visit www.centier.com.