Cogswell Named Chief Marketing Officer at Bell Bank


Joins Executive Leadership Team at One of Nation’s Largest Family-Owned Banks

 Minneapolis (October 31, 2022) – Jena Cogswell has been named executive vice president (EVP)/chief marketing officer at Bell Bank and has joined Bell’s executive leadership team.

As chief marketing officer, Cogswell provides marketing leadership and insights, overseeing a team with responsibilities including corporate marketing and communications, channel marketing, digital and creative services, mortgage marketing and marketing operations. She offices at Bell’s Colonnade location in Minneapolis.

Originally from Mahtomedi, Minn., and a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Cogswell joined Bell as SVP/director of marketing in June 2021. Prior to joining Bell, she held high-level strategic marketing positions with J.P. Morgan, Providence Equity Partners and Principal Asset Management, the investment unit of Principal Financial Group.

Cogswell and her husband, Seth, live in Edina, Minn., with their three children.

Founded in 1966 in Fargo, N.D., Bell Bank (Member FDIC) is one of the nation’s largest independent, family- and employee-owned banks, with full-service banking locations in Minnesota, North Dakota and Arizona and more than $11 billion in assets. Since 2008, Bell’s unique Pay It Forward initiative has empowered more than $24 million in employee giving to individuals, families and organizations in need.