Academic journal article ABA Banking Journal

Horizon National Bank: High Tech and Good People. (Top Community Banks)

Academic journal article ABA Banking Journal

Horizon National Bank: High Tech and Good People. (Top Community Banks)

Article excerpt

Number-three S corporation performer Horizon National Bank is a banking organization on the move. The $143-million-asset company based in Leawood, Kan., carried out expansionary plans, while enhancing product and service offerings--key elements in Horizon's 2002 success story, which included a 56.33% ROAE and a 6.07% ROAA.

Established in 1999, Horizon operates in the metro Kansas City market area. Technology is an important strategic component and Horizon is thoughtful in its expansionary efforts. Last year, the bank expanded its banking presence in Missouri, with the 2002 purchase of the charter of Harrisonville, Mo.-based Winterset State Bank. The purchase of the charter facilitates the conversion of Horizon loan production offices into banking offices.

Mortgage lending has been opportunistic for Horizon and the company has capitalized on technology to enhance its offerings with two websites-esmartloan.com and hnbank. corn, allowing individuals across the country to apply for an array of mortgage products. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.