Benchmarking & Process Improvement

We help institutions achieve high performance levels of profitability, productivity and service by delivering industry best practices and over 200 proprietary metrics.

Competitive Advantage

The Data

200+ benchmarks covering every function ranging from production to back office.  

Vendor Knowledge

Vast knowledge of all the latest intel on vendor products and services.

Process Best Practices

Insights employed by high performers in critical banking functions.

Proven Methodology

Clearly defined process with an emphasis on specific, data-driven results.


Cornerstone Scorecard

200+ metrics to assess performance against a custom peer group delivered with Cornerstone’s analysis of results.

Performance Review

Delivery of critical metrics along with identification of the biggest areas of opportunities to quickly focus resources.

Performance Assessment & Opportunity Roadmap

A comprehensive look at process, technology, organizational, and strategic opportunities translated into specific initiatives and real, bottom-line results.

Benchmarking Subscription

Ongoing, real-time access to Cornerstone’s industry-leading database of metrics.  

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The Power of Benchmarking

Earnings growth over the next several years will depend more on driving a disciplined approach to efficiency and performance management.

Process Proficiency

As a community banker, if you look around your organization, it’s virtually guaranteed that you’ll see the signs of project fatigue. Whether technology, regulatory or product related, initiatives seem to drag on for months and rarely live up to original objectives.

Efficient Instead of Busy

Cornerstone Advisors managing director and GonzoBanker contributor Eric Weikart recently talked best practices with Jonathan Rogers, divisional CFO and SVP of $12 billion Trustmark Bank.

Meet the Team

Ryan Brogan specializes in contact center and lending performance improvement and benchmarking for Cornerstone Advisors. He helps financial institutions outperform

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Eric Weikart leads Performance Solutions for Cornerstone Advisors. Eric quarterbacks a team specializing in improving performance, processes, and operating efficiency

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Ryan Myers has nearly 20 years of experience working in the financial services industry with an emphasis on strategic planning

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Melissa Rogers specializes in performance and process improvement at Cornerstone Advisors. Melissa helps clients facilitate the discovery, evaluation and planning

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Joe Ganzelli Sr. specializes in Commercial and Small Business lending and in identifying related process efficiencies, enterprise-wide revenue accretive strategies

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Thomas Milillo specializes in performance, process improvement, and lending at Cornerstone Advisors. Thomas helps clients achieve greater efficiency and profitability

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As a Consultant at Cornerstone Advisors, Michael specializes in Lending Solutions and works on a variety of client engagements as

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As a Solution Operations Manager at Cornerstone Advisors, Ben relies on his strong analytical, communication and organizational skills to support

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Vincent Hui specializes in strategic planning and leads the Merger & Acquisition and Risk Management practices for Cornerstone Advisors. Vincent’s

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Jim Burson specializes in strategic and Delivery Channel planning at Cornerstone Advisors. Jim helps clients achieve improved revenue performance and

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Daryl Jones specializes in consumer lending, mortgage lending, performance and process improvement at Cornerstone Advisors. Daryl helps clients by leading

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Joel Pruis specializes in commercial lending, small business lending, and performance improvement at Cornerstone Advisors. He has helped numerous financial

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