Republic is honored to be recognized for these awards by our customers and community. We are privileged to work in an environment that recognizes our efforts.
Best Places to Work – 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
This program honors the state’s best employers. Third party surveyor Best Companies Group (BCG) collects data from businesses about their benefits, corporate culture, and work environment. Then BCG performs employee surveys to determine best practices. There are two award categories: Large Companies and Small/Medium Companies. Republic was represented in the Small/Medium category.
The list of recognized companies represents many industries, including banking and finance, health care, trucking, information technology and security, insurance, manufacturing, construction, and the nonprofit world. Companies on the list have 90 to 95 percent of their employees say they like their work and understand their role in the company.
Norman Transcript Reader’s Choice
Since The Norman Transcript established its Reader's Choice Awards, we have been voted by Transcript readers as one of Norman’s best. Most recently, in 2019, Republic and Republic Bankers were voted first in the following categories: Best Bank, Best Place to Work, Best Mortgage Company, Best Investment Firm, Best Banker, Best Bank Teller, Best Mortgage Banker, and Best Boss.
Pioneer Library System Board of Trustees
Republic Bank & Trust was recognized by Pioneer Library System Board of Trustees for its support of the Moore community through the “Drawn Together” fundraiser. The fundraiser generated over $70,000 to benefit the recovery of the library collections at Plaza Towers and Briarwood Elementary, the two local schools destroyed in the May 20, 2013, tornado.
The Journal Record’s Beacon Award
The Beacon Award is a state-wide honor presented by The Journal Record. The award is given to businesses and organizations that not only provide generous financial support, but also promote a company culture of volunteerism and service. Republic was nominated and received the “2013 Charitable Influence Award” for medium businesses. The award was given to Republic in recognition of our “Republic Volunteer Army” and our Banker-volunteer system. Each year, Republic Bankers give their personal time and are able to invest more than 800 volunteer hours into improving the health and wellness of the communities we serve.
Moore Monthly’s Best of Moore & South OKC Awards
Moore Monthly has its readership nominate and vote on the best area businesses in more than 50 categories for its Best of Moore & South Oklahoma City competition. We are honored to have been selected a Top 5 finalist in the Best Bank category.
Cleveland County Lifestyle Magazine's Best of Cleveland County Award
Cleveland County Lifestyle magazine’s readership voted for the best in the county during the publication’s Best of Cleveland County contest. The magazine’s readers voted Republic first in the Best Financial and Wealth Management Services category.
OKCBiz Best of Business Award
We have consistently been selected as one of Oklahoma’s Best of Business by okc.Biz and the Oklahoma Gazette readership. Each year, okc.BIZ presents Best of Business, a reader-driven nomination, voting and awards process that spans more than 20 categories, hundreds of nominees, and thousands of votes. Republic is an honoree in the Banking/Financial Institutions category.
Oklahoma Certified Healthy Business
The Oklahoma Certified Healthy Business status recognizes Oklahoma businesses that are working to improve Oklahoma’s health by providing health and wellness opportunities for their employees. Republic has been continually recognized as one of their Certified Healthy Businesses.
Norman Chamber of Commerce Greenovation Award
The Norman Chamber of Commerce Greenovation Awards are given annually to businesses that make targeted efforts to improve the environment of their business which, in turn, improves the well-being of our community. Awards are given to a large and small business in the areas of Conservation, Recycling, and Transportation.
Oklahoma Housing Finance Authority Diamond Award
Our Mortgage Banking Team was recently honored by the Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) with the 2015 Diamond Award for the Bank’s participation in the OHFA Advantage Homebuyer Program. Diamond Awards are given to the top 10 lending companies whose assistance has helped homebuyers in the OHFA Advantage program.
Oklahoma Housing Finance Authority Best of the Best Lender
The Oklahoma Housing Finance Authority (OHFA) recently named Republic's Mortgage Team to it’s Best of the Best Lender List for 2015.