Waypoint Bank welcomed more than 120 people on May 24 to celebrate the opening of the financial institution’s branch in Midtown Fort Collins, Colo. Waypoint is a family-owned, community-centered bank based in Cozad, Neb.

Waypoint’s Fort Collins operation is located at 2900 South College, Suite 1B. David Besch leads the Northern Colorado team, serving as the president of the branch and as the Northern Colorado market manager. Besch has more than 22 years of consumer and commercial lending experience as well as a background in business management.

Besch is joined in Fort Collins by five other employees, including operations manager Alex Nguyen, a longtime member of the Fort Collins banking community, and Paul Hernandez. Hernandez brings 30 years of commercial and real estate lending experience to the Waypoint team.