Kansas City, MO – September 25, 2020 – Mariah Jordan, college recruiting program manager, has been named to Ingram’s 20 in Their 20’s Class of 2020. The award recognizes the achievements and promise of the area’s young entrepreneurs, as well as those who demonstrate entrepreneurial qualities and thinking on behalf of their employers.
Jordan has helped Commerce re-imagine its recruiting process to build a more diverse workforce. She demonstrates a passion for introducing college students, new graduates and others to career opportunities and inspires them towards a successful banking career.
“Mariah showcased her ingenuity when she revamped the bank’s internship program and transformed it into a virtual experience. She facilitated virtual intern onboarding, training and networking opportunities. The feedback on the program was great; one intern described the lessons learned from the internship as “life changing,” said Shawna Wright, director of talent management. “This recognition is a testament to Mariah’s ability to break down hiring barriers, identify qualified candidates in nontraditional places and support inclusion efforts.”
Mariah understands the life-changing nature experiences like these can have. She sees how going above-and-beyond her job’s requirements has opened doors for her own career – a message she continues to carry to those she recruits.
About Commerce Bank
With $30.5 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 June 30, 2020