NewGround’s CEO to Speak in Washington, DC

CHESTERFIELD, Mo., April 27, 2017–NewGround, a St. Louis-based design-build firm, announced that President and CEO, Kevin Blair, will serve as the closing keynote speaker at the 2017 ICBA Capital Summit Future of Banking Symposium at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, DC on May 1, 2017.

Through Kevin’s session entitled, “Community Banking 2020: Delivering Unexpected Experiences,” he will lead the audience through a thoughtful journey that will motivate them to take a unique and reflective outlook on the future. He will guide bankers through how to leverage disruptive change, using a unique Code of Success, so that they may experience unprecedented growth in the years ahead.

“My primary objective is to motivate the bankers to create a new vision which align with an organization’s brand, place and culture to unlock their potential and drive growth as well as performance,” said Kevin Blair, President and CEO of NewGround.

About NewGround

NewGround is the industry thought-leader in strategy, innovative design, and project management, and has been for over 100 years. We help financial institutions master the power of their space to create the next generation workplace and retail solutions. At NewGround, we are driven by our core values of: Serving Others, Excellence, Innovation, Collaboration, and Communication. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, NewGround maintains corporate offices in Chicago, Illinois, Honolulu, Hawaii, and Waterloo, Ontario, with a regional presence throughout the U.S. For more information, visit NewGround at


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