Timeline of Commitment

Timeless Values. Proven Judgment. 

The core of our clients' success comes from our common understanding and long held belief that there are no quick and easy answers. Only smart ones. With this understanding comes the discipline to do what's right and the confidence to help you act quickly and seize opportunity.

We've been making history for some time now. It’s always important to look ahead, but it’s nice to look back sometimes, too. 

These are just some of the bank’s momentous events.

  • The first state-chartered bank to open in the new millennium.

  • Double in size and reach $87.8 million in assets, with 25 employees.

  • Assets reach $140 million.

  • Move into permanent, signature building in downtown Petoskey.  The Bank of Northern Michigan is the largest chartered bank in Emmet and Charlevoix counties.

  • Expand into the Traverse City market.  Assets reach $211 million, with 43 employees.

  • Traverse City permanent, signature building opens in downtown Traverse City in December 2007.

  • John Paul named President of The Bank of Northern Michigan.

  • Assets reach $375 million.