Indiana Chamber Names Craig Dwight to Indiana Board of Directors
January 5, 2017 08:54 AM
Craig Dwight, Chairman and Chief Executive of Horizon Bank has been named to the Indiana Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
Dwight joins more than 100 Indiana Chamber board members who are presidents, CEOs and high-level executives from organizations throughout the state. Dwight is one of three other Hoosier business leaders who have been named to the Board from the Northwest Indiana area.
“These 29 new board members are all proven leaders in business and their communities. We are proud to have them join the Chamber’s board and offer perspectives on how to continue promoting business across Indiana,” stated Indiana Chamber President and CEO Kevin Brinegar.
“It’s an honor to be able to provide input at the State level related to important business matters. I look forward to serving and interacting with other business leaders throughout the State.” stated Dwight
The Indiana Chamber board plays a crucial role in developing the aspects of the organization’s business advocacy efforts. Members serve on various committees that research key topics and define public policy positions for adoption by the entire board each fall. These positions are used by the Indiana Chamber’s advocacy team to initiate and evaluate legislation at the Indiana Statehouse and at the federal level.
Horizon has 58 branches in Northern and Central Indiana and Southwest and Central Michigan, with offices in metropolitan areas such as Indianapolis and Carmel, Fort Wayne and Grand Rapids Michigan. Horizon’s growth this year from several acquisitions has expanded their footprint in Kosciusko, LaPorte, Fountain and Johnson County Indiana.
About the Indiana Chamber
The mission of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce is to cultivate a world-class environment which can provide economic opportunity and prosperity for the people of Indiana and their enterprises. Learn more at www.indianachamber.com
Horizon Bancorp is a locally owned, independent, commercial bank holding company serving Northern and Central Indiana and Southwest and Central Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary Horizon Bank, NA. Horizon also offers mortgage-banking services throughout the Midwest. Horizon Bancorp may be reached online at www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.
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