Starion Financial hires marketing and communications manager

Trish Helgeson has joined Starion Financial as the marketing and communications manager. She is located at the bank’s Mandan location.

In her role, Helgeson leads the development and implementation of effective marketing strategies to support sales of personal and business banking, mortgage, insurance and investment services at Starion’s locations in North Dakota and Madison, WI. Her responsibilities include oversight of advertising, public relations, internal communications, digital strategy, event planning and product development.

Helgeson comes to Starion with more than 20 years of marketing and public relations experience in the banking, healthcare and tourism industries. She earned her Bachelor of Science in marketing from Minnesota State University Moorhead and her Master of Business Administration degree from North Dakota State University – Fargo.