Skip to main content

Cadence Bank Focuses on Growth and Momentum in North Texas

DALLAS, August 3, 2020 – Cadence Bank is excited to announce the growth of its North Texas Commercial Banking team. In five years, the team has established over 60 client relationships in the North Texas market, demonstrating that imaginative thinking and a focus on clients’ needs bring client success and business growth.

Cadence’s North Texas region has 21 experienced banking professionals providing commercial and asset-based lending, treasury management, private banking, and trust & asset management services. Cadence recently opened its first retail branch in Dallas, further emphasizing its presence in the Dallas-Fort Worth market.

 “Cadence Bank has an entrepreneurial spirit that allows our bankers to think innovatively and provide creative financing arrangements for clients,” said Ron Baker, EVP, North Texas group manager at Cadence Bank. “I’m proud to say we have a great team in North Texas that possesses a valuable blend of experience, intelligence and energy that contribute to long-lasting client relationships.”

Below, please find profiles of our North Texas Commercial Banking team:

Ron Baker, EVP, North Texas Executive Group Manager: Baker has decades of banking experience in the North Texas market. He previously built corporate banking teams at Texas Capital Bank, Bank of America and Wells Fargo. At Cadence Bank, his team focuses on providing strategic banking solutions to regional companies, private equity groups and family offices. Baker is a Dallas native who received his MBA from The University of Dallas and his B.S. in Economics from Clark University.

Rick Prewitt, SVP, Relationship Manager: Prewitt has extensive experience in banking and brings an innovate approach to complex financial transactions. He has a strong understanding of clients’ needs in private equity, mergers & acquisitions (M&A), corporate finance, and valuation. Prewitt received an MBA from William & Mary - Raymond A. Mason School of Business and his B.A. in Economics from the University of Virginia. 

David Hauglid, SVP, Relationship Manager: Hauglid is an established commercial banking professional who formerly worked at Capital One, Citibank and Wachovia Bank. Hauglid uses his extensive banking knowledge to provide strategic solutions to clients looking for supportive business growth. Hauglid received his B.A. in Economics from The University of Texas at Austin. 

Beth Martin, SVP, Treasury Management Sales: Martin has experience delivering complex treasury solutions for middle market clients and focuses on building long-term relationships by providing them with strategic treasury solutions. Martin is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and is actively involved in the Dallas Association of Financial Professionals. 

Hannah Dempsey, VP, Relationship Manager: Dempsey joined the North Texas team in 2019. She previously worked at Amegy Bank and Green Bank, where she focused on corporate M&A activities, recapitalizations, partner buyouts, and growth financings. Dempsey has a B.S. in Finance from Texas A&M University’s Mays Business School. 

Visit Cadence Bank for more information about our commercial banking division. 

About Cadence Bank 

Cadence Bank is a leading regional banking franchise with $18.9 billion in assets as of June 30, 2020, and 99 branch locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. Backed by 133 years of financial expertise, Cadence provides corporations, middle-market companies, small businesses and consumers with a full range of innovative banking and financial solutions. Services and products include commercial and business banking, treasury management, specialized lending, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, SBA lending, foreign exchange, wealth management, investment and trust services, financial planning, retirement plan management, personal and business insurance, consumer banking, consumer loans, mortgages, home equity lines and loans, and credit cards. Clients have access to leading-edge online and mobile solutions, interactive teller machines, and more than 55,000 ATMs. The Cadence team of 1,800 associates is committed to exceeding customer expectations and helping their clients succeed financially. Cadence Bank, N.A. is a subsidiary of Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE: CADE). For additional information, visit Cadence Bank, N.A. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS#525022.


Media Relations Contacts:
Danielle Kernell
Cadence Bank
713-871-4051 direct | 713-392-7709 mobile
[email protected] 

Sheena Cochran
Cadence Bank
713-871-4072 direct | 281-740-4366 mobile
[email protected] 


Questions? We are here for you...

To ensure your safety, please do not include sensitive information in your submission.