• Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    I recently spoke with the Chief Operating Officer at a bank headquartered in Knoxville, TN about 2015 challenges and opportunities. Like many other community banks, one challenge mentioned in the conversation was connecting with younger generations of customers and prospects. He [...]

  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Bank Strategic Planning Most financial institutions today are dealing with reduced margins, limited avenues for growth, increased operating costs and greater capital constraints. As a result, bank management needs to be more targeted in what it does and how it does [...]

  • Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Football season is here, and that means bank strategic planning sessions are also here. Does your bank have a good defense and offense? Bank Strategic Planning During this season, I like to compare a bank’s strategy to a good game of football, [...]

  • Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Vitex CEO Randy Roth recently authored an article in Western Independent CFO & Finance Digest,  discussing five steps to effectively manage third-party vendors and provide a positive impact to your bottom line.  “The growing practice of outsourcing IT functions to third [...]

  • Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Vitex CEO Randy Roth recently authored an article in the WIB Director’s Digest,  discussing the the two critical stages to reinventing your bank’s business model. “Numerous disruptive forces ranging from the lingering effects of the financial crisis and expanded regulation [...]

  • Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Vitex president David Powell sat down with Jackie Stewart from American Banker to discuss expectations as banks move into quarter three. “Smaller institutions are likely to report stable net interest margins, even as competition for the best credits remains fierce. [...]

  • Tuesday, February 18, 2014

    Vitex strategic bank consulting has a history of helping banks work better through strategic guidance. If you are interested in joining our team of seasoned bank consultants, and you have over ten years of banking experience, click here.        [...]

  • Tuesday, January 21, 2014

    Vitex president David Powell was featured in Western Independent Banker’s Director’s Digest. Click here to read the article from its original source. The Capital Situation By David S. Powell, Vitex, Inc. During recent years, banks have been in survival mode. Balance [...]

  • Tuesday, December 18, 2012

    As a community bank executive during a time when technology advances by the day, it can be hard to keep up. What technology should you purchase? How can I optimize the technologies I already have? Are my technologies talking to [...]