Kansas City, MO – March 18, 2021 – Commerce Bank welcomes John Molnar as Senior Vice President, Sales Director in Commercial Card. In this role, Molnar will lead the Commerce Bank national sales force that focuses on its banking footprint as well as several industry-specific verticals like construction, healthcare, government and education.
With more than 25 years of commercial card sales and sales management experience, Molnar joins the Commerce team after four years at Capital One, where he was Senior Director of Strategic Sales. There, he created a national sales team focused on the large market segment. Prior to Capital One, Molnar was in channel development at Comdata and invested almost 20 years at AMEX in a number of commercial card, travel management, and healthcare sales leadership roles. John has a passion for developing sales teams and coaching them to maximize their potential.
“We’re very excited to welcome John to the Commerce Card team,” said Roger Williams, Senior Vice President in Commercial Payments. “His background leading effective sales teams and his breadth of Commercial Payments knowledge will help our sales teams evolve with the fast pace of change.”
One of Molnar’s long-term goals is to improve the manual payment process common in the construction industry, which often involves lengthy delays and significant costs due to inefficiencies.
He has a B.S. in Business Administration, with a minor in History, from Bloomfield College.
About Commerce Bank
With $36.7 billion in assets1, Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH) is a registered bank holding company offering a full line of banking services, including payment solutions, investment management and securities brokerage. Commerce Bank, a subsidiary of Commerce Bancshares, Inc., leverages more than 150 years of proven strength and experience to help individuals and businesses solve financial challenges. In addition to offering payment solutions across the U.S., Commerce Bank currently operates full-service banking facilities across the Midwest including the St. Louis and Kansas City metropolitan areas, Springfield, Central Missouri, Central Illinois, Wichita, Tulsa, Oklahoma City, and Denver. It also maintains commercial offices in Dallas, Houston, Cincinnati, Nashville, Des Moines, Indianapolis, and Grand Rapids. Commerce delivers high-touch service and sophisticated financial solutions at regional branches, commercial offices, ATMs, online, mobile and through a 24/7 customer service line. Learn more at www.commercebank.com.
1. As of December 31, 2021