Testimonials &
Success Stories

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See and hear what our clients have to say about us in their own words.

These client testimonials and success stories come from a wide array of individuals and businesses, all of whom we are proud to serve and so pleased that they have chosen us as their trusted financial partner.

Small Business Success Stories

We are proud to bring “Lending Inspiration: Small Business Success Stories” to you, featuring Republic Bank clients who have achieved great success in their industries.

Enjoy these stories as our clients share their inspiration and insights with us all.

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Stu Wind

Stu Wind, owner of Crawford Materials, shares the history of his four-generation business, his clientele, and the success they've experienced serving Chicago.

Howie Leighty

Howie Leighty, from Sign-A-Rama, takes us on his adventure of transitioning from successful chef to successful business owner.

Jay Hackleman

Jay Hackleman, owner of Grand Tire & Auto, talks about his journey to small business ownership and preparing the next generation to take over the family business.

Richard Modelski

Richard Modelski, owner of Modell Funeral Homes, talks about his Chicago roots and how his family has served the community since the 1950's.

Sid Siddiqui

Sid Siddiqui, franchisor of multiple Cinnabon, Gloria Jeans, and Jamba Juice locations, shares his experiences with us as a successful small business owner.

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