Annual Report


Housing

Reaching homebuyers in the age of digital

Erik Gruber spends most of his life in cyberspace, whether editing video or ordering pizza. When it came to buying a house, it was only natural for him to use an online mortgage application.


Inside the Stagecoach

Board Chair: ‘We must embrace change’

In her first annual letter to shareholders, Board Chair Betsy Duke writes, “We must continue to strengthen and enhance our oversight and risk management practices.”


Inside the Stagecoach

CEO: ‘Year of transformation at Wells Fargo’

In his annual letter to shareholders, CEO Tim Sloan writes, “We are working every day to rebuild trust with our stakeholders, and I am confident that we will achieve our six goals.”


Small Business

At Odyssey Preschool, ‘It’s all about the journey’

With the help of Wells Fargo, Prabha Sanjay has taken Odyssey Preschool from a small, in-home day care facility to an inclusive preschool with 130 students, and she continues to grow to meet the needs of her community.


Business to Business

‘The great Goya family’

Since its humble beginnings in 1936, Goya Foods has expanded worldwide while keeping family values at its core.


Financial Health

A dream fulfilled, one deposit at a time

A meaningful conversation with her banker in Palm Harbor, Florida, helped Alexandra Wilkinson achieve her dream of traveling to Europe — and demonstrated the power of changes underway at Wells Fargo’s banks.


Environment

Creating a generational investment for Hmong farmers

The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping to keep the “enduring spirit of the Hmong farmer” alive in Minnesota, thanks to support from Wells Fargo.


Small Business

Order up! Red Willow Café builds community through entrepreneurial success

Theresa Desautel’s restaurant on the Colville Reservation in Washington state is not only changing palates but views about what’s possible.


Innovation

Innovative banking hub puts customers in the ‘control tower’

In one of its latest innovations, Wells Fargo announced plans for “Control Tower” — a new digital banking experience that will allow customers to securely manage their financial lives from one central location.