Lacasse Gets STAR Award from the US Tiny Business enterprise Administration

BANGOR — James Lacasse, vice president and group banking marriage supervisor at Bar Harbor Bank & Rely on, has been named as the receiver of the US Small Company Administration’s (SBA) 2020 STAR Award for the Maine District Office environment. The award is specified by the Maine District Business office to an unique who continually goes over and over and above for their shoppers and in guidance of the SBA’s programs and solutions.

“In a 12 months that uncovered several creditors devoting a major sum of time to guide their shoppers with SBA’s loan programs, Jim’s endeavours truly stood out,” explained Amy Bassett, SBA Maine district director. “Our programs can be a impressive instrument in aiding enterprises entry more cash, but it requires commitment and excess hard work on behalf of the loan provider and Jim regularly designed that connect with and took the more time and effort to aid greater SBA lending at the bank to aid more customers borrow resources to increase their businesses.”

Lacasse joined Bar Harbor Lender & Trust in 2008 as a credit underwriter. For the previous 10 decades, he has served in different roles with the Bank’s industrial lending workforce and is accountable for matching companies in Midcoast Maine with the finest remedies to meet their money demands.