Associate Membership

Associate members are companies (not individuals) that offer products and services to the banking industry.
  • 1-10 employees = $995
  • 11-200 employees = $1,195
  • 201-499 employees = $1,395
  • 500+ employees = $1,995
Associate members shall have the privileges of active membership except the protective benefits and the right to vote or hold elective office. The benefit package has an estimated annual value of over $5,000.

2017 Five*Star Associate Members

The following Associate Members demonstrated tremendous support of the community banking industry through engagement in IBAT in 2016. As such, they will be celebrated as Five*Star Associate Members throughout the year. One company of each size will be selected as a Five*Star Award winner later this year. Congratulations to the 2017 winners in bold below.  Click here to learn more about the award.

IBAT and the community banking industry thank:

200+ employees

Briggs & Veselka Co.
Deluxe/Deluxe Strategic Sourcing
Diebold Nixdorf
Fitech Payments
Glory Global Solutions
PULSE, a Discover Company - 2017 winner

11-199 employees

Advantage Health Plans Trust
The Baker Group 
Bank Compensation Consulting
The Bankers Bank
CalTech - 2017 winner
ComCo Systems
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
Fenimore, Kay, Harrison & Ford, LLP
Garland Heart Management Group

1-10 employees

Aporia Solutions
Catalyst Financial Company
Granville Group
Haltner HAI, LLC
J. Keith Hughey Company
Kennedy Sutherland, LLP - 2017 winner

How to Join
Submit an application along with two community bank customer references (or if you are new to community banking, two customer references) along with a check for the dues based on the number of employees in your company as listed under "Dues" at the top of this page. IBAT will verify the references, and then the IBAT Executive Committee will review the application. Once your application has been approved, you will be sent a Welcome Packet.
Correspondent Associates
FDIC-insured banks that do not meet the criteria for regular membership and are offering correspondent banking services in the State of Texas could apply to become Correspondent Associates in the association.