Whitaker Bank Corporation
Whitaker Bank Corporation, or just Whitaker Bank, is a state bank headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky and operates its 35 locations throughout Eastern Kentucky.  The bank was founded in 1978 by Elmer Whitaker when he bought three bank charters in Central and Eastern Kentucky. The bank grew through acquisitions of competitors and, in 2014 at the death of his founder, was among the largest banks in the state with over 500 employees and 2 billion dollars in assets.
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