“We value relationships and believe that people come first. I feel it’s important that we treat individuals with the respect and courtesy they deserve.”

– Ken Thompson, CEO and Chairman of the Board


Capitol Bank believes that each person is important, deserving both respect and courtesy. Our employees understand that diversity among team members facilitates individuality, creativity and a culture of success. This spirit extends to our community where we support social and economic development.


We’re in the relationship business. We strive to build strong relationships by nurturing an atmosphere of trust, mutual respect and empathy towards others. This commitment ensures that our goals and objectives are aligned with our customers.


Our bankers promote an atmosphere where open discussion is encouraged, differing views are heard, and ideas are freely shared. Strong listening skills and clear, consistent, timely communication benefit all.


Our employees must possess the determination and energy to succeed. Capitol Bank’s culture encourages team members to be creative and innovative, while possessing the initiative to take on challenges. Exceptional contributions at all levels will be appreciated and recognized.


Capitol Bank’s legacy will be built upon high ethical principles, honesty and a fundamental commitment to always do the right thing. It is essential to who we are.

We’re always on the look-out for motivated professionals to join our team.

We value relationships and believe that people come first.

Locations and Hours

West Madison (Main Location)

710 N. High Point Rd
Madison, WI 53717
Phone: 608.836.1616


Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


108 E. Verona Ave.
Verona, WI 53593
Phone: 608.845.0108


Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

East Madison

5427 Eastpark Boulevard
Madison, WI 53718
Phone: 608.665.0010


Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Our History

tailored service. experienced bankers. locally invested.

Capitol Bank began in 1995 with just a few staff members and $5 million in capital. In 2006, we planted roots in Verona with the opening of our second Bank location and opened our third location in East Madison in 2022. Today, we have over 60 employees and over $500 million in assets

As a locally owned and operated bank, Capitol Bank prides itself on offering truly superior customer service and building relationships that fulfill dreamswith both individuals and businesses alike.Our success and growth over the long term is built on making a difference in the communities in which we live, work, and raise our families. That’s why we also dedicate time and resources to a wide variety of community projects and initiatives each year. Our people have a wealth of expertise and market knowledge, which allows us to make decisions with a local focus. We enjoy working with businesses of all sizes and are committed to keeping Madison moving forward.

By offering personal and business checking, savings accounts, credit cards and loans, we’re able to meet the needs of the community. If you’re looking for current mortgage rates, to obtain a line of credit, or to get a small business loan, we’re here to offer tailored service and local expertise.

With the Bank’s clientele, we have a high concentration of business customers. Our people have a strong knowledge of the local business conditions and our business services include term loans and lines of credit with fast, local decision-making. We enjoy working with small businesses because we are a small business, and we are committed to keeping Madison moving forward.

In the News

The latest happenings from within our locations and community.

I enjoy working with my business customers, especially getting to know them personally, and focusing on their specific banking needs.”

– Kari Harpold, Treasury Management Officer, NMLS #1253622


Interested in joining our team? We are constantly looking to add talented professionals to our growing team.

Capitol in the Community

We are proud of the partnerships we have established with organizations, businesses and individuals in the Greater Madison area. Our philosophy of community support is demonstrated at the corporate level, as well as in the time and energy our employees devote to our community each year.

January 5, 2024 in Announcements, Business Banking, Commercial Lending, Community Involvement, Promotions

Capitol Bank Announces Tammy Fanning as AVP, Treasury Management and Business Development

Capitol Bank Announces Tammy Fanning as AVP, Treasury Management and Business Development Madison, WI (January 2024): Ami Myrland, Executive Vice President / CFO of Capitol Bank, is pleased to announce…
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