Commerce National Bank featured in new book by best-selling author

April 23, 2013

Mark SanbornCOLUMBUS, Ohio - Commerce National Bank has been profiled in a new book by leadership expert Mark Sanborn, author of New York Times best seller The Fred Factor and CNB’s speaker for their 2012 Spring Seminar & Network Fair.

Fred 2.0: New Ideas on How to Keep Delivering Extraordinary Results, was released this month. Says Jennifer Griffith of Commerce National Bank:

For nearly a decade, millions of people have been inspired by Fred Shea, Mark Sanborn’s real-life mailman who delivered extraordinary service in simple but remarkable ways. By going the extra mile and extending the hand of friendship, a humble man with a humble job has inspired individuals, companies like Commerce National Bank and even cities to deliver extraordinary results.

In Fred 2.0, Mark Sanborn takes Fred’s values to the next level, revealing the foundational principles that enable individuals and companies to make an ongoing impact. The book not only checks in with the original Fred to acquire new insights but also equips readers with fresh strategies to reach high and achieve exceptional results.

Fred 2.0 Book CoverSince its release in 2004, The Fred Factor has sold nearly 2 million copies. It has hit the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and BusinessWeek bestseller lists and has been a favorite training tool for businesses across the country.

Mark Sanborn is the president of Sanborn & Associates Inc., an idea lab for leadership development. lists Mark as one of the top 30 leadership experts in the world. Mark is a member of the prestigious Speakers Roundtable, a collection of the 22 top speakers in the world today, and of the Speaker Hall of Fame (CPAE). Mark is a past president of the National Speakers Association. He lives in Highlands Ranch, CO, with his wife, Darla, and sons Hunter and Jackson.

Fred 2.0 by Mark Sanborn is published by Tyndale House Publishers and is available for purchase for $15.99 at