Strategic Alliances and Partnerships
Just as we expect our leaders/members to leverage relationships and grow from strategic alliances and partnerships, so too does LXCouncil. Below is a sampling of some of our key strategic partners and alliances.
CBIZ, Inc. provides professional business services that help clients better manage their finances and employees. CBIZ provides its clients with financial services including accounting, tax, financial advisory, government health care consulting, risk advisory, real estate consulting, and valuation services. Employee services include employee benefits consulting, property and casualty insurance, retirement plan consulting, payroll, life insurance, HR consulting, and executive recruitment. As one of the nation’s largest brokers of employee benefits and property and casualty insurance, and one of the largest accounting and valuation companies in the United States, the Company’s services are provided through nearly 100 Company offices in 34 states.
First National Bank
First National Bank has been in business since 1905, and is still home-owned and operated. The corporate goal is to be the premier provider of targeted financial products and services in their marketplace by offering distinctive value, quality, convenience, dependability, security, and other benefits to their customers. Their products and services are designed to be market driven, cost competitive and prioritized to enhance their company’s long term profitability. They will pursue sound growth while maintaining their asset quality, capital strength, and superior rates of return on assets and equity.
First National Bank
First National Bank Corporation headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a diversified financial services company operating in six states and three major metropolitan areas. F.N.B. provides a full range of commercial banking, consumer banking and wealth management solutions through its subsidiary network which is led by its largest affiliate, First National Bank of Pennsylvania, founded in 1864. With a ride range of services including:
- Commercial banking solutions= Corporate banking, small business banking, investment real estate financing, international banking, business credit, capital markets and lease financing.
- Consumer banking= A full line of consumer banking products and services, including deposit products, mortgage lending, consumer lending and a complete suite of mobile and online banking services.
- Wealth management services=Asset management, private banking and insurance.
The Company also operates Regency Finance Company, which has more than 70 consumer finance offices in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee.
At F.N.B., they are invested in the communities where they work and live. Their involvement takes many forms, including leadership, financial support and employee volunteerism. In 2014, their employees gave nearly 20,000 hours of service performed of their own time serving their local community organizations. They think that’s the best kind of investment.
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The National Bank
In 1891, the Commonwealth of Virginia issued a charter to a new bank, The Bank of Blacksburg. From their humble beginnings doing business from one room of the Green Hotel, National Bank has grown steadily through the years along with the communities they serve. Today, with 25 locations across southwest Virginia and over $1 billion in assets, their commitment to friendly, personalized service and local decision making remains the key to their success and their highest priority.
Explore National Bank’s history – click here to view our historical timeline!
Intellectual Innovations creates intellectual capital for businesses by looking at where they are powerless and struggling, and bringing solutions to make things easy for them. All intellectual capital comes in the form of books, tools, classes, speaking, videos and other media as developed by Larry G. Linne, author of Make the Noise Go Away.
The Lodge of Four Seasons
The Lodge of Four Seasons has been serving guests since 1964 on a 3,500 acre community. It is a family-owned, waterfront resort, developed with unique artwork and beautiful Japanese gardens, as well as the breath-taking views of the Lake of the Ozarks.
Mr. Harold Koplar, the founder of the Lodge of Four Seasons, had a vision to create an unequaled experience in a remote land that would bring enjoyment to people of all ages. Koplar brought a family tradition of entrepreneurship, hospitality, and entertainment to the Lake. Now grandson and President, Mark Brown, carries this tradition forward by hosting monthly LXCouncil meetings for area privately-held businesses.
VT KnowledgeWorks encourages and enables creative entrepreneurship world-wide, through innovative curriculum, local business resource centers, and a global network of cooperating regions, all focused on three essential contributors to success:
- clear understanding of fundamental business principles;
- access to timely, relevant information; and
- meaningful personal and corporate relationships.
It is a subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, supported by the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors, and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters is in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
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