ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator Director Stephanie Foster, who joined ICBA in January to help plan and execute ICBA’s award-winning program, is the subject of a new profile in BankBeat.

Details: The profile spotlights Foster’s career in technology and innovation and ICBA’s efforts to foster community bank-fintech collaboration following the decision to bring ICBA’s program in-house and promote year-round innovation programming with a dedicated office in Atlanta.

Background: Since its inception in 2018, the ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator program has connected innovative fintech companies with more than 1,200 community bankers and industry leaders. The program speeds participants’ go-to-market strategies and provides feedback to help fintech founders tailor their solutions to the unique needs of community banks and their customers.