January 13, 2021
(St. Paul, Minn. | Jan. 13, 2021) – Real Leaders, a magazine focused on sustainable business
and leadership, has recognized Sunrise Banks as a Top Impact Company for the third year in a
The award honors companies making a positive impact through sustainable business practices;
an organization’s growth rate and B Impact assessment score are also taken into consideration.
The 150 honorees include major companies like Tesla, Patagonia and Beyond Meat, but the list
also contains small-to-midsize organizations from around the world.
“To be recognized as a Top Impact Company is a great honor – but to be honored for three years
in a row is an accomplishment I’m extremely proud of,” said Sunrise Banks CEO David Reiling.
A special ceremony will be held on Jan. 27, 2021, to honor the winners and will include key
impact speakers featuring Seth Goldman, Chairman of Beyond Meat, and a musical performance
from Michael Franti, world-renowned musician and activist.
“These top impact companies prove that businesses can thrive by being a force for good,” said
Mark Van Ness, Founder of Real Leaders. “They are the Real Leaders of the New Economy,”
added Van Ness.
About Sunrise Banks: Sunrise Banks, N.A., based in St. Paul, Minnesota, strives to be the most innovative bank empowering financial wellness. Sunrise is certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), a designation earned by approximately 100 banks nationwide. Sunrise Banks is also a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a public benefit corporation and a certified B Corp for its demonstrated commitment to transparent corporate governance and positive community impact. Learn more at SunriseBanks.com, on Twitter @SunriseBanks, or on Facebook. Member FDIC.