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Jason Kranack

EVP, Banking + Operations

Jason is responsible for overall division operations with a primary focus on continued growth and delivering products and services to Square 1’s expansive client base. He has nearly 20 years of experience in high-growth and entrepreneurial companies within financial services, technology, supply chain and manufacturing. Jason has served in a variety of executive roles in operations, human resources, organizational development, credit analysis and corporate services. Before Square 1, he held leadership positions at Bank of America, Penske Logistics and USFilter. He received a BA in Political Science from University of Pittsburgh. Jason joined Square 1 in 2012.

Outside the Square

  • Enjoys skiing, snowmobiling and playing soccer.
  • Is a big fan of all Pittsburgh-based sports teams – Steelers, Penguins, Pirates and Panthers.
  • Appreciates live music and comedy.


  • Venture Banking Operations


  • National


406 Blackwell Street
Suite 240
Durham, NC 27701

P: 919.314.3122

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