Laura Alix

Laura Alix

Banker & Tradesman Staff

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Putting The Puzzle Together

Given his profession, it’s perhaps fitting that Austin Shapard enjoys jigsaw puzzles in his spare time. He started working as a management consultant after business school, but soon pivoted to the asset management business.

Lending In The City’s Hottest Markets

It’s fitting to see John Migliozzi featured in Banker & Tradesman: He began his banking career as a real estate appraiser at Boston Five Cents Savings Bank, but he got into the lending side of the business when he saw an ad in the pages of B&T.

Boston Launches Child Savings Accounts

Bankers and policymakers concerned about college attendance, financial literacy and reaching the unbanked are turning their sights to child savings accounts as a tool to give low-income kids a better shot at college.

Getting Down To Business

Like so many others in banking, Anne Cerami says she got into her field mostly by accident, when a recruiter suggested a commercial real estate gig at Shawmut Bank 25 years ago. Since then she’s held a variety of roles, including credit analyst, commercial lender and SBA manager. Now with TD Bank