Huntington Bank to Sponsor 2012 Indy Auto Show

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Huntington Bank (NASDAQ: HBAN; has announced that it is a Platinum Sponsor of the 2012 Indy Auto Show being held December 26, 2011 through January 1, 2012 at the Indiana Convention Center.

“Huntington is proud to support the Indy Auto Show, and we are looking forward to sponsoring this event and supporting the local automobile dealers in the state,” said Clint Sommer, Huntington’s Indiana Region Manager.

The 98th annual auto show will feature more than 375,000 square feet of exhibit space for vehicles. Exhibitors will include a variety of well-known domestic and foreign manufacturers, and Buick will give away a new Buick Regal. Tickets are $7 for adults and children under 12 are free. Online tickets are available at

Huntington bankers will be available during the show to answer any questions attendees may have about new or used car loans.

About Huntington

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated is a $55 billion regional bank holding company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Huntington National Bank, founded in 1866, provides full-service commercial, small business, and consumer banking services; mortgage banking services; treasury management and foreign exchange services; equipment leasing; wealth and investment management services; trust services; brokerage services; customized insurance brokerage and service programs; and other financial products and services. The principal markets for these services are Huntington’s six-state banking franchise: Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Indiana, West Virginia, and Kentucky. The primary distribution channels include a banking network of over 650 traditional branches and convenience branches located in grocery stores and retirement centers, and through an array of alternative distribution channels including internet and mobile banking, telephone banking, and over 1,300 ATMs. Through automotive dealership relationships within its six-state banking franchise area and selected other Midwest and New England states, Huntington also provides commercial banking services to the automotive dealers and retail automobile financing for dealer customers.

Member FDIC. The logo mark, Huntington® and 24-Hour Grace® are federally registered service marks of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Cynthia Kincaid, 614-480-5451

Source: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated