Forcht Bank Wins Prestigious Banking Technology Award

(Lexington, KY) Forcht Bank has been recognized by Celent as a winner of a Model Risk Manager award for Legacy and Ecosystem Transformation in 2022.  Celent is a global research and advisory firm for the financial services industry. The award comes from a 3rd party submission entitled “Community Bank Leverages Enterprise Wide Strategic Outsourcing for…

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Forbes names Forcht Bank best in state bank

(LEXINGTON, KY) –  Forcht Bank has recently been named the 2021 Best Bank in Kentucky by Forbes Magazine’s Best-In-State Banks list. Forcht Bank is listed as the #1 ranked bank in Kentucky ahead of   four other banks that also made the list of Best-In-State Banks. Across all states, 135 banks were recognized, which equates to…

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Pancakes with Santa 2019

Forcht Bank in Hamburg hosted their annual Pancakes with Santa this past weekend. They had over 175 visitors for Santa and flipped over 300 pancakes. Thank you to everyone who came out for Pancakes with Santa and helped raise awareness for the Visually Impaired PreSchool Services (VIPs). Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS) empowers families by…

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Happy Thanksgiving 2019

Forcht Group staff, leadership, and friends enjoyed a Thanksgiving meal the day before the holiday — celebrating thanks for good friends, co-workers, leadership, and the wonderful communities we serve. The Forcht Group of Kentucky wishes everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving.

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Corbin Business Professional of the Year 2019

Forcht Group of Kentucky Founder, Chairman and CEO Terry E. Forcht has been named Corbin’s Business Professional of the Year at the City of Corbin’s annual Business Appreciation Luncheon. He was the keynote speaker at the Oct 16 event at The Corbin Center, and was honored by the city as Corbin’s Business Professional of the…

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Kentucky National Insurance Company names new President

Kentucky National Insurance Company, a division of Forcht Group of Kentucky, has named senior insurance executive, John R. Miner, as its new President. Miner has 35 years of insurance industry experience, primarily in Personal Insurance, including as President of Personal Lines Division of Great American Insurance Group in Cincinnati, OH, and prior leadership roles with…

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Salute to Small Business Awards Luncheon 2019

The Salute to Small Business Awards Luncheon, presented by Forcht Bank, was held on August 22, 2019 at Keeneland. There were 6 category winners that recognized local and small businesses for their achievements throughout the year. One of the 6 winners was also crowned Small Business of the year. The category winners were: Business Success…

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