T. Jay Maddox joins Horizon as Market President Fort Wayne, Indiana


Bill Denton, Regional President of Central Indiana, is pleased to announce the recent addition of Jay Maddox as Market President of Fort Wayne Indiana.


Maddox has over 37 years of banking experience and specializes in management of commercial lending and sales leadership. As a corporate steward, he will help promote economic growth within the communities Horizon serves in the greater Fort Wayne area.

He received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management from Ball State University and is also a Graduate of Lending School from the University of Oklahoma and Pacific Coast Banking School.


As a native Hoosier, Maddox is an active member of his community and currently serves on the Anthony Wayne Area Council Board for the Boy Scouts of America. Past community involvement includes: Holy Cross Church Board Treasurer, Junior Achievement Board Member, United Way Fund Drive Co-Chair, United Methodist Church Treasurer, Better Business Bureau Board Member, Boys and Girls Club Board Officer, Wallen Baseball League Board Member, American Red Cross Board Member, and is involved in the Fort Wayne Rotary. He also was the past President of the Boy Scout Board (AWAC) and has received the prestigious Silver Beaver Award from the Anthony Area Council of Boy Scouts of America.


Horizon Bancorp, Inc. is an independent, commercial bank holding company serving northern and central Indiana, and southwest, central and the Great Lakes Bay regions of Michigan through its commercial banking subsidiary, Horizon Bank. Horizon Bancorp, Inc. may be reached online at www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.


Contact:  Amy Phares

Public Relations Manager
Phone: (219) 874-9208