An Award-Winning Team. An Award-Winning Bank.
For more than 100 years and through four generations, New Market Bank has been dedicated to excellence and personal service to our customers and the communities in the south metro. We are honored to have our work and commitment, both as an institution and as individual team members, recognized with these awards.
Lakeville Sun Thisweek Readers’ Choice Awards Best Bank
The readers of the Lakeville Sun Thisweek chose New Market Bank the “Best Bank” in the publication’s 2021 and 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards.
New Market Bank’s Drentlaw Named One of BankBeat’s ‘Outstanding Women in Banking’
Anita Drentlaw, CPA, president and CEO of New Market Bank was named one of seven honorees in the 2021 Outstanding Women in Banking from BankBeat Magazine. As part of the award recognition, Drentlaw was profiled in the November issue of the magazine.
Employers of Excellence
New Market Bank was named one of the area’s 2021 Employers of Excellence by the Dakota-Scott Workforce Development Board. The bank was one of 10 area organizations recognized based on employee retention, compensation and training practices.
Rising Star in Banking: President Anita Drentlaw, CPA
With its annual Rising Star in Banking feature, BankBeat magazine recognizes banking industry up-and-comers who are making a significant impact to their institutions and communities. Nominations are submitted by readers. New Market Bank President Anita Drentlaw, CPA garnered the recognition in 2018.
Amazing Outside Director: Audrey Johnson, CEO of Johnson Companies
In 2018 BankBeat Magazine recognized New Market Bank Board Member Audrey Johnson as an Amazing Outside Director for providing wise counsel and mentorship to the bank’s leadership during her nearly 30 years on the Board of Directors.
Women in Business Honoree: President Anita Drentlaw, CPA
New Market Bank President Anita Drentlaw, CPA was named a 2017 Women in Business honoree by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. The awards recognize women for their professional achievements, leadership and contributions to the broader Twin Cities community.
Minnesota Family Business Award Winner
New Market Bank was one of five companies statewide to be recognized in Twin Cities Business Magazine’s 2017 Minnesota Family Business Awards. The annual awards program honors outstanding family-owned businesses and the value they add to Minnesota's economy and overall quality of life. Selected by a committee of experts in family business leadership, winners are chosen for their strong records of success, family involvement, community service and philanthropy, multi-generational culture and a positive family business structure.
2017 Optimist of the Year Award – President Anita Drentlaw, CPA
The Prior Lake-Savage Optimist Club recognized President Anita Drentlaw, CPA for her exceptional efforts and ongoing contributions to help the club in “bringing out the best in kids.”
February 21, 2017 – Bill Vogel Day in Elko New Market
The City of Elko New Market officially proclaimed a day just for our Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel “in honor of his investments in and contributions to the City of Elko New Market over the last seven decades.”
Legacy Award of Community Banking Award – Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel
New Market Bank’s Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel was recognized with the Legacy of Community Banking Award in 2008, marking his 50 years of service in community banking. The award is presented to anyone – from teller to board member – employed at ICBM member banks who have given 50 years of service to banking.
100-Year Anniversary Award
International Community Bankers of Minnesota honored New Market Bank when we marked our 100th anniversary in 2005.
2001 Business Excellence Award for Community Service – Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel
Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel was honored by his alma mater, the University of St. Thomas School of Business, with a Business Excellence Award for Community Service in 2001.
100% Past District Governor – Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel
Lions Clubs International honored our Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel in 1986 for his service as District Governor of District 5M 2 in 1985-86.
1999 Lakeville Businessperson of the Year – Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel
The Lakeville Area Chamber of Commerce chose New Market Bank’s Chairman and CEO Bob Vogel as its 1999 Businessperson of the Year, recognizing the ways in which he improved the business climate in Lakeville and made the community a better place to live and work.
1988 Lion of the Year – Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel
A long-time member of civic service organization Lions Clubs International, Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel was honored as Lion of the Year in 1988 for his outstanding service, loyalty and devotion to the organization.
Helen Keller Sight Award – Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel
The Lions Gift of Sight recognized Chairman Emeritus Bill Vogel for being a leader in restoring and preserving sight.