BMO Harris Sherman Park Branch

The new BMO Harris Branch Office, which is being developed by Wisconsin-based Compass Properties, will continue the company’s long time presence in the Sherman Park neighborhood and replace the former branch which the company acquired in 1959 and has been a fixture in the community for almost 90 years.

The new Sherman Park Branch will be BMO Harris Banks’s first Smart Branch in Wisconsin. It will include:

* A team of branch bankers to help customers with all of their financial needs.
* Smart ATMs that offer customers new options including Mobile Cash withdrawals without the use of a debit card.
* Video conferencing to provide on-demand access to a wide variety of specialized bank professionals.
* Free Wi-Fi to provide customers with access to their mobile devices.

Key Dates & Specs:
Groundbreaking Date: May 18, 2017
Opening Date: Fall, 2017
Size: Approximately 2,200 square feet
Developer: Compass Properties (
Architect: Groth Design (

Jud Snyder, BMO Harris; MKE Mayor Tom Barrett, Tyler Noel, Compass Properties; Chris Michalski, BMO Harris; Hope DeVougas, Congresswoman Gwen Moore staff; MKE Alderman Khalif Rainey, John Noel, Compass Properties

Chris Michalski & Jud Snyder of BMO Harris

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett

Tyler Noel, Compass Properties’ President


“I want to thank BMO Harris for its commitment to Milwaukee and the Sherman Park neighborhood. What’s truly inspiring is that we are building something here that’s transformative. The new BMO Harris Branch Office provides a vital service to the community and will encourage other businesses to be a part of this community for generations to come.” ~ Tyler Noel, President, Compass Properties

“BMO is celebrating its bicentennial this year – 200 years of helping individuals and companies achieve their ambitions and reach their goals. Over the past 200 years, we’ve been committed to the communities we serve, and we are committed to Sherman Park. We’re proud to have been serving the Milwaukee community for the past 170 years, and we’re even prouder to be here today on the site of our future branch.” ~ Jud Snyder, BMO Harris Bank Senior Executive for Milwaukee.

“Our new branch, which will be open in the Fall, will be our very first Smart Branch in Wisconsin. We’re excited to bring this optimal balance of cutting-edge technology and exceptional customer service to our customers in Sherman Park. I’d be remiss if I didn’t thank our Sherman Park customers. They’ve been very patient, and incredibly supportive throughout this entire process. I speak on behalf of the entire Sherman Park branch team when I say thank you to them.” ~ Chris Michalski, BMO Harris Bank Regional President for Retail Banking, Southeast Wisconsin.

“You can see from what’s going on here today, that BMO Harris is genuine in its commitment to Milwaukee and the Sherman Park community. What we are seeing here is a commitment to this community. This is all about believing in this community, investing in this community and moving this community forward.” ~ Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett

“I’ve known John Noel for several decades and was very pleased to hear that his company was involved this project. He and his family are committed to improving the economic realities for people who live in our city. We appreciate all that John and his family have done for Milwaukee.” ~ Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett