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Hakanson named mortgage banker at Heartland Bank

Published: Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT
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Michael Hakanson

HUNTLEY – Heartland Bank and Trust Company has recently announced the addition of Michael Hakanson as a mortgage loan officer.

He will be responsible for residential loans and will be located at 12101 Regency Square Parkway, Huntley.

“I am excited for Michael to join Heartland Bank,” Assistant Vice President of Mortgage Lending Amy Larson said in a news release. “His community spirit and enthusiasm will ensure his success in his new role. Michael will be able to provide a range of products and local service to his customers.”

Hakanson brings several years of experience to his position. He previously worked as a mortgage loan originator at U.S. Bank in Rockford.

“I look forward to this new opportunity with Heartland Bank,” Hakanson said in a news release. “I want homebuyers to feel good about doing business with me. I take pride in giving exceptional service and providing my customers with the mortgage advice and solutions to meet their specific needs.”

Hakanson attended Illinois State University and is a member of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. He also is involved in the Rockford Cosmopolitan Club, Next Rockford and Rockford Area Realtors. He enjoys coaching his children’s sporting events and volunteering at his church.

Hakanson lives in Rockford with his three children – Keeley, Cooper and Noah. He will be moving closer to Huntley in the coming months.  

Heartland Bank and Trust Company is an independently owned community bank with assets of $2.9 billion. Headquartered in Bloomington, the bank has offices in 48 communities throughout Illinois and Northeast Missouri.

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