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Just One Week Until Bank Tech Summit!

Just One Week Until Bank Tech Summit!

Bank Tech Summit is just a week away!  We have an all-star lineup of speakers joining our firm's founders, Jimmy Sawyers and Joshua Jacobs.  You won't want to miss this amazing annual event from the Sawyers & Jacobs team!    If you haven't registered already, be...

Bank Tech Summit Early Registration Discounts End Friday!

Bank Tech Summit Early Registration Discounts End Friday!

Don't miss out on the early registration discounts for Bank Tech Summit and the Sawyers & Jacobs group rate at Live! by Loews - St. Louis, both ending on Friday! Two and a half days full of the latest ideas from the best and brightest in the banking industry are...

Bank Bowl 2024 Recap – Thanks to Our Teams and Sponsors!

Bank Bowl 2024 Recap – Thanks to Our Teams and Sponsors!

Sawyers & Jacobs would like to extend our sincere thanks to all the banks and sponsors who participated in our recent Bank Bowl event, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®! We had a fantastic turnout of "bowling bankers" who made it a fun, memorable...

Bank Tech Summit: Trending Topics on the Agenda!

Bank Tech Summit: Trending Topics on the Agenda!

Bank Tech Summit has always had the greatest variety of hot and trending bank tech topics, and our 2024 event will be no exception!  The team at Sawyers & Jacobs has designed Bank Tech Summit to give you the right topics at the right time, with practical, engaging...

Just Released – Top 10 Bank Trends for 2024

Just Released – Top 10 Bank Trends for 2024

The highly anticipated annual article from Jimmy Sawyers on the future of bank technology, payments, and cybersecurity has been released!  This collection of insights and commentary, based on his work with community-based financial institutions across the nation,...

Speakers & Topics: Bank Tech Summit

Speakers & Topics: Bank Tech Summit

Hot off the presses ... check out the confirmed speakers and topics on the agenda for this year's Bank Tech Summit!  You won't want to miss this amazing annual event from the team at Sawyers & Jacobs.  Be sure to register by Friday, April 12 to receive the best...

Bank Tech Summit Early Registration Is Open!

Bank Tech Summit Early Registration Is Open!

Early registration is now open for our annual Bank Tech Summit, back again at Live! by Loews - St. Louis!  Bank Tech Summit has served as the catalyst for many banks' strategic technology plans and new technology projects.  Join us in the heart of the vibrant Ballpark...

Bank Bowl 2024 Registration Is Open!

Bank Bowl 2024 Registration Is Open!

Sawyers & Jacobs LLC is thrilled to announce the return of our annual Bank Bowl to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®! Join us as we strive to raise a minimum of $10,000 for St. Jude and fight childhood cancer.  This invitation-only event will be a...

Top 10 Tech Predictions Revisited Podcast – Part 2 of 2

Top 10 Tech Predictions Revisited Podcast – Part 2 of 2

Part 2 of this favorite annual podcast reviewing Join Jimmy Sawyers' top ten tech trends impacting bank technology has been released!  Listen as Jimmy Sawyers visits with our good friend Byron Earnheart, Programming Director for the Barret School of Banking, and find...

Top 10 Tech Predictions Revisited Podcast

Top 10 Tech Predictions Revisited Podcast

Join Jimmy Sawyers for this always popular annual podcast, a review of his top ten tech trends impacting bank technology, hosted by our good friends at the Barret School of Banking.  Byron Earnheart is at the mic again, talking with Jimmy about his predictions and how...

Join Us at the Ole Miss 2023 Banking & Finance Symposium

Join Us at the Ole Miss 2023 Banking & Finance Symposium

We're excited to be a part of the 2023 Banking & Finance Symposium presented by the Ole Miss School of Business next month!  The Symposium is always a first-class event, and Sawyers & Jacobs LLC is proud to serve as a sponsor again this year.  In addition, our...

Register Now for Livestream ISO Education – October 19

Register Now for Livestream ISO Education – October 19

When cybersecurity threats are coming at banks faster than speeding bullets, how can bank ISOs save the day and bring truth, justice, and the American way to their banks?  No bank is invincible.  Every bank has its kryptonite. Whether you're a new ISO or a seasoned...

Banking School Recap

Banking School Recap

At Sawyers & Jacobs, we are honored to be chosen as faculty members at six prestigious banking schools across this great nation.  In chronological order by the time of year they hold their sessions, we present the six banking schools where we serve as faculty...

Collierville Magazine Features Jimmy Sawyers

Collierville Magazine Features Jimmy Sawyers

When the Collierville Chamber of Commerce approached our firm about being a part of their 2023 magazine featuring "The Entrepreneurial Spirits of Collierville," we were both honored and delighted.  The community that is home to our corporate headquarters is also home...

10 Questions: Core Provider Evaluation Edition

10 Questions: Core Provider Evaluation Edition

"Show me your core and I'll show you your bank's future." —Jimmy Sawyers   More Than Core.  Your core provider relationship is not just about checking, savings, and general ledger…it’s the most important technology solution in your bank as it often covers debit...

Services Spotlight: RiskRaptor Vendor Management Program

Services Spotlight: RiskRaptor Vendor Management Program

Is vendor management taking an inordinate amount of time and personnel at your bank? Are you tying up your CFO or senior lender with financial reviews of the bank's technology service providers? Did you buy an automated system that was supposed to make this task...

Cybersecurity Alert: MOVEit Incident

Cybersecurity Alert: MOVEit Incident

What Is the MOVEit Vulnerability?  Recently, the public was made aware of a "critical" vulnerability in MOVEit Transfer, which is a secure managed file transfer (MFT) software used by a variety of organizations, including banks, corporations, and government agencies. ...

New Team Members – Avery Ellis and Nikki Pedicord

New Team Members – Avery Ellis and Nikki Pedicord

Sawyers & Jacobs LLC is pleased to announce our two newest team members, Avery Ellis and Nikki Pedicord.  Both Avery and Nikki served as interns with Sawyers & Jacobs earlier this year, and we are thrilled that they are both joining us as full-time associate...

Bank Tech Summit 2023: SOLD OUT!

Bank Tech Summit 2023: SOLD OUT!

Huge thanks to all of our good friends for registering for Bank Tech Summit 2023 at Live! by Loews - St. Louis next week!  We are pleased to announce that we are at capacity and Bank Tech Summit 2023 is officially SOLD OUT! For those of you who already registered, we...

Just Released – Top 10 Bank Technology Trends for 2023

Just Released – Top 10 Bank Technology Trends for 2023

The highly anticipated annual article from Jimmy Sawyers on the future of bank technology, payments, and cybersecurity has been released!  This collection of insights and commentary, based on his work with community-based financial institutions across the nation,...

20 Topics to Be Covered at Bank Tech Summit 2023

20 Topics to Be Covered at Bank Tech Summit 2023

Bank Tech Summit has always had the greatest variety of trending tech topics, and our 2023 event will be no exception!  As always, the team at Sawyers & Jacobs has designed Bank Tech Summit to give you the right topics at the right time, with practical sessions...

Information Security Officer (ISO) Education … On-Demand

Information Security Officer (ISO) Education … On-Demand

Sawyers & Jacobs LLC proudly announces the launch of our on-demand Information Security Officer (ISO) Education, the latest addition to the suite of courses available through RedTorch Academy, our very own online learning platform that provides relevant, engaging...