All posts by David Walls

Leadership is everyone’s business.

October 6, 2021 12:15 pm
Colleagues, fellow professionals, and friends, “Leadership is everyone’s business. Leadership is not about a position or a place. It’s an attitude and a sense of responsibility for making a difference. Even if you don’t consider yourself to be in a leadership role now, you may find yourself in one soon.” – J. M. Kouzes and… View Article


August 26, 2021 9:29 am
American Bank Systems partners with ProAG Bankware Technologies to bring community banks a wide range of loan origination and management software solutions combined with integrated and customizable credit facilitation solutions. By James Bruce, President & CEO of ABS, and Raymond Garren, Founder and CEO of ProAG Bankware Technologies. American Bank Systems (ABS) and ProAG Bankware… View Article

Letter from the CEO – January 2020

January 31, 2020 9:50 am
Colleagues, fellow professionals and friends, “Shalom is not a utopian destination; it is a constant journey.”      – Randy S. Woodley The word “shalom” has many shades of meaning in addition to its primary meaning of peace.  Beyond peace, it includes the idea of wholeness. I wonder if you, like me, sometimes feel more… View Article

Morrison Tucker Inducted into the Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame

December 13, 2019 10:52 am
Morrison G. Tucker, founder of American Bank Systems, was inducted on December 5, 2019, into the Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame for his influence on banking in Oklahoma. This is a well-deserved honor to add to his 1978 induction into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame.   Drawing from the biographies of Morrison posted by these… View Article

50 Years in Business!

October 1, 2019 10:33 am
Colleagues, fellow professionals and friends, ABS is celebrating 50 years in business! 1969 was the year of the Apollo Moon landing and “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” It was the year of the Beatles’ Abbey Road and Woodstock (if you say you remember Woodstock, you probably weren’t there). It was… View Article