Stuff We’re Proud Of

Awards_AFPOutstanding Large
Philanthropic Business 

2018, 2020

“Generosity and community-based philanthropy is woven into the fabric of the foundation of Amarillo National Bank and is evident in the giving nature of the bank’s owners and employees.”

– Jodi Reid, CFRE, Harrington Cancer and Health Foundation

Counterstone of Life - Texas Bankers Foundations

Leaders in Financial Education

2018

Awards Readers Choice

Best Financial Education Program

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Best Family Friendly Employer

2015, 2016, (runner up 2017), (runner up 2018), (runner up 2019), (runner up 2020)

Best Financial Planner

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Best First Time Home Buyers’ Program

2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 

Awards American Banker

Banker of the Year “Thriving Family Operator”

2017

Best Banks to Work for

2016 (#12), 2017 (#30), 2018 (#17), 2020

TOP 20 Under 40

William Ware - 2018

EMERGING Leader - Texas Bankers Association

William Ware - 2019

Awards Amarillo Globe News

Best Bank

2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Workplace Culture

2018, 2019

Best Benefits Program

2018, 2019

Best Company Culture

2018, 2019, 2020

Best Customer Service

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2018, 2019, 2020

Best Employee Recognition Program

2018, 2019

Best Employer (more than 100 employees)

2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

Best Innovative Workplace

2018, 2019

Overall Leadership

2018, 2019

Training Program

2018, 2019

Best Mortgage Company

2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Philanthropic Business: Community Oriented Business

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2018, 2019

Life Leaders in Financial Education

School Bank Project 

2018

Awards The Canyon News

Best Auto Lender

2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

Best New Business

2017

 

 

 

Awards Canyon COC

 

 

Canyon Business
of the Year

2015

Amarillo National Bank Executive Dining Room

Place for Business Lunch

2019

Amarillo National Bank Skyline Room

Place to Host a Work Event

2019

Canyon Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year

Robin Lannou 2015

Kelsey Ward 2017

Stacia Hauser 2019

Awards_Life_2018

School Bank Project

2018

Amarillo National Bank started two new in-school banks for the 2017-2018 school year. With the help of ANB representatives, students work in one of four roles — teller, customer service, security or marketing — to help their fellow classmates open checking and savings accounts of their own. The bank pays $10 to students for each report card with As and Bs.

 

Awards IBAT

Gold for Marketing

2016

Gold for Architecture

2016

Silver for Community Banking

2016

Borger's Banking of the Year

2018

Borger's Citizen of the Year

2002, 2019

Awards VCA

Viewers Choice Best Bank

2017, 2019, 2020

Viewers Choice
Best Mortgage Company

2017, 2019, 2020

Viewers Choice Best Philanthropic Business

2017, 2019

Viewers Choice Best Ag Lender

2017, 2019, 2020

Viewers Choice Best Place to Work

2017, 2019, 2020

Viewers Choice Best Financial Planner

2020

 

Awards TexasMonthly Awards TexasMonthly Title

 

Bankers of the Century

1999

We get it. Cattleman Tol Ware purchased the Amarillo National Bank in 1909, building it into a venerable financial institution. To this day it is owned and managed by his heirs—that is, Texans, something most other banks operating in the state today cannot claim. For nearly a century, the Ware family has remained at the vanguard of the banking...

 

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