Craig M. Dwight, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Horizon Bancorp (NASDAQ GS: HBNC) is pleased to announce that on December 19, 2017, the Boards of Directors of Horizon and its wholly owned subsidiary, Horizon Bank (collectively, “Horizon”), named James D. Neff as President of both Horizon and Horizon Bank. In addition, Mr. Neff will serve on Horizon Bank’s board of directors. The promotion was effective January 1, 2018. Mr. Dwight stated that “Mr. Neff has been an integral part of Horizon’s executive management team since 1999 and a major contributor to Horizon’s success. As President, Mr. Neff will oversee retail banking, community reinvestment, retail mortgage, warehouse and consumer lending. His expanded authority and responsibilities will ensure Horizon’s continued commitment to excellence and profitable growth.”
La Porte County is home to a host of successful and community-minded businesses that drive our economy and improve the Region through the services they provide, the jobs they bring, the development they create, and the variety of events they host. Here is our roundup of the top ten stories in business for the year!
Most people are familiar with Chambers of Commerce. Most cities and towns have them. Surprisingly, a lot of people believe that Chambers are part of the local government. In fact, they’re actually classified as Not-For-Profits, or 501 (C) 6 organizations.
Exciting Partnership News for Two Great Companies in Northwest Indiana, McShane's and Kramer & Leonard!
The final weeks of 2017 bring great news and good tidings for the New Year for McShane’s and Kramer & Leonard. They are the two largest Workplace Solutions providers in Northwest Indiana who have announced their merger. This merger is sure to bring a vast assortment of product offerings and IT solutions for every type and size of organization in the Region.
Nancy Wrzalinski, Senior Vice President, Senior Auditor/Enterprise Risk Manager is pleased to announce the promotion of Yolanda Davis to Vice President, Community Reinvestment Officer, in our Michigan City, Indiana office.
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Take our quick IT Wishlist Survey for a chance to win $2,500! Your feedback will help us determine the best content and promotions to provide over the course of the new year.
Bill Kaminski and the Economic Development Corporation Michigan City Bring Big Plans to Grow Community Stronger
How does one spur a local economy? For most of us, we don’t entertain the idea, but even if we did, how would we go about doing it? What’s involved in getting businesses to come to an area and invest their time, money and resources? These are the types of questions that the Economic Development Corporation Michigan City are concerned with and figure out on a daily basis.
3 Technologies Changing the Game
Adopting new technologies can seem daunting, but for those certain to define business operations in the near future, the long-term value far outweighs the initial costs.
Kabelin Ace Hardware is excited to announce that they have expanded operations by adding a second store in South Bend, Indiana. The new Kabelin Ace Hardware - South Bend North store is located at 52295 State Road 933 N. The launching of this store marks the 7th location in the hardware chain.