Thomas Prame was appointed president of Michigan City-based Horizon Bancorp and its wholly owned subsidiary Horizon Bank.
Region’s community-based financial institutions see partnerships as potential long-term relationships, according to experts like Dale Clapp of First Merchants Bank.
Cincinnati-based Fifth Third Bank announced Mark Heckler will succeed Mark Hoppe as its Chicago region president.
Several Northwest Indiana businesses and professionals recently were presented with an industry award, received recognition or earned an accreditation.
Merrillville-based Centier Bank announced the following staff appointments at its Northwest Indiana operations.
Michele Magnuson was elected lead director of Horizon Bancorp Inc.’s board of directors.
Old National Bank is selling its health savings account business to UMB Bank, a subsidiary of Kansas City, Missouri-based UMB Financial Corp.
Patrick Fehring was elected to the board of directors of First Merchants Corp. and First Merchants Bank.
Finward Bancorp promoted Todd Scheub to president of Peoples Bank and executive vice president, chief revenue officer of Finward.
Merrillville-based Centier Bank announced several staff appointments and promotions at its Northwest Indiana operations.