Tony Mersits joins Horizon as Branch Manager


Anthony_MersitsJim Parpart, Assistant Vice President, District Retail Manager of Elkhart is pleased to announce Tony Mersits as Branch Manager in our Elkhart, Indiana office.


Mersits brings over 25 years of experience to Horizon having held various positions such as Loan Underwriter, Relationship Manager and Branch Manager. Mersits is an experienced management and customer service professional with a proven track record of meeting company initiatives through building and developing relationships. He will oversee branch operations, sales progress, and growth of the Elkhart office.

Mersits has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame. He has been active in Rotary International for the past 15 years and is a licensed volleyball official.


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 Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.



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