TAMPA, Fla. (July 18, 2019) – Suncoast Credit Union announces the hiring of Jon Hornung as the Southern Region Business Lending Manager for its commercial lending department.
Hornung joins Suncoast to help oversee its rapidly expanding commercial division south of Sarasota and Naples. His responsibilities include developing relationship strategies, optimizing revenue operations and building internal and external relationships. He began leading this Suncoast team on June, 17, 2019.
With more than 27 years experience in financial services specializing in commercial banking, Hornung began his career as a branch manager with US Bank. Hornung then joined Fifth Third Bank as a business banker and accelerated to management when he was hand selected to join their commercial banking team and was promoted to commercial team leader. Most recently, Hornung was senior vice president at Huntington National Bank where he spent almost nine years in this role.
“We are thrilled to add Jon to our Suncoast team,” says Melva McKay Bass, senior vice president of business development at Suncoast. “His depth of knowledge and vast network will help elevate Suncoast in an area that is vital to our growth.”
About Suncoast Credit Union
Suncoast Credit Union is the largest credit union in the state of Florida, the eighth largest in the United States based on membership, and the 10th largest in the United States based on its more than $10 billion in assets. Chartered in 1934 as Hillsborough County Teachers Credit Union, Suncoast Credit Union currently operates 68 full-service branches and serves more than 839,000 members in the following Florida counties: Charlotte, Citrus, Collier, DeSoto, Dixie, Gilchrist, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Lee, Levy, Manatee, Marion, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota and Sumter. Additionally, Suncoast has secured regulator permission for future expansion into 18 additional counties throughout the state of Florida. Since its founding in 1990, the Suncoast Credit Union Foundation has raised and donated more than $25 million to organizations and initiatives that support the health, education and emotional well-being of children in the communities that the credit union serves. For more information, visit: suncoastcreditunion.com or follow us on social media at: Facebook.com/SuncoastCreditUnion, Linkedin.com/company/suncoastcreditunion, Twitter.com/SuncoastCU or Instagram.com/suncoastcreditunion.