Danny Pogue has been promoted to president-commercial, retail and consumer sales at St. Louis-based Midwest BankCentre.
Formerly executive vice president-commercial banking, his focus has expanded from regional commercial lending and treasury management to include consumer / small business lending and sales as well as all retail branches.
“Danny Pogue is bringing new insights to our sales function and expanding our value to every customer,” said Chairman and CEO Orvin T. Kimbrough. “His promotion broadens the perspective of our leadership team by deepening our collective scope of knowledge. Danny’s efforts will align our relational strengths to deliver a more holistic, customer-centric service experience.”
Pogue graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo., with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He has been a longtime board member of the Lemay Development Corp. and South County Family YMCA. He was formerly president of the Lemay Chamber of Commerce and continues to serve on its board of directors.
Midwest BankCentre’s current assets exceed $2 billion and deposits total more than $1.5 billion. A mainstay of the greater St. Louis community banking scene since 1906, the bank employs a staff of about 280 working at 18 bank locations in the city of St. Louis, St. Louis, Jefferson and St. Charles counties in Missouri and St. Clair County in Illinois.