Lacasse Gets STAR Award from the US Small Organization Administration

BANGOR — James Lacasse, vice president and local community banking romantic relationship manager at Bar Harbor Lender & Trust, has been named as the recipient of the US Tiny Business enterprise Administration’s (SBA) 2020 STAR Award for the Maine District Office environment. The award is given by the Maine District Business to an unique who constantly goes previously mentioned and past for their customers and in help of the SBA’s plans and products and services.

“In a year that identified lots of loan companies devoting a considerable sum of time to assist their consumers with SBA’s personal loan plans, Jim’s attempts actually stood out,” mentioned Amy Bassett, SBA Maine district director. “Our packages can be a powerful tool in serving to businesses obtain far more funds, but it requires determination and further hard work on behalf of the financial institution and Jim frequently made that call and took the added time and effort to facilitate larger SBA lending at the bank to aid additional consumers borrow cash to develop their corporations.”

Lacasse joined Bar Harbor Lender & Trust in 2008 as a credit rating underwriter. For the earlier ten years, he has served in different roles with the Bank’s industrial lending crew and is liable for matching businesses in Midcoast Maine with the very best remedies to meet up with their financial desires.