Location: Sandusky, Ohio
Assets: $1.5 billion
Chairman and CEO: James Miller
Activity to relieve stress/promote fun: To foster team-building, Civista sends employees who work in the same department out together after hours for dinner or bowling.
Community service initiative: The bank sponsors an annual "Volunteer Day" in which employees can give their time to a community nonprofit while still receiving full pay.
Employee recognition/appreciation program: Employees can recognize each other for providing exceptional service. Those cited receive a certificate and a mention in the weekly newsletter