History of Hantz Group


January 1, 1998



John Hantz formed Hantz Financial Services and subsequently Hantz Group, Incorporated, a full-service financial holding company based in Southfield, Michigan. Under his leadership, Hantz Group, Incorporated has grown to more than 600 employees and maintains 21 offices serving communities in Michigan and Ohio.

March 1, 2003


Hantz Air, a private charter and aircraft management company, is founded


HantzAir.com

September 26, 2005


John Hantz announces the appointment of John F. Machcinski to the office of President of Hantz Financial Services, Inc.

March 3, 2006


Hantz Group and Hantz Financial Services Inc. are recognized by CollegeGrad.com as one of the top 500 entry-level employers in the U.S.

April 2008


Hanover Insurance Group recognizes Hantz Agency with "Top Personal Lines Agency" Award

March 23, 2009


Hantz Farms is created


www.HantzFarmsDetroit.com

December 15, 2009


John Hantz names Mike Score as President of Hantz Farms

April 2010


Hantz Holdings acquires Davison State Bank and renames it Hantz Bank


www.HantzBank.com

April 2011


Hantz Golf Club of Tecumseh is opened


www.HantzGolfClubs.com

2011


Goals and Giving Inc., an organization to raise interest in soccer for Detroit youths, is created.

2012


Hantz Bank is awarded the SBA Development Lender of the Year

2013


Hantz Bank receives Community Bank Lender of the Year award

2013


Michigan Governor Rick Snyder approves Hantz Woodlands project and Hantz Farms is relaunched under the name Hantz Woodlands

January 2015


Lauren Hantz is named President of the Hantz Foundation


www.HantzFoundation.org

March 2015


Hantz Bank receives a 5-Star rating from BauerFinancial Inc. and is recognized as one of the top rated banks in Southeast Michigan

-Crain's Detroit

February 9, 2016


Hantz Farms receives the Gold Leaf Award for Outstanding Landscape Beautification from the Arboriculture Society of Michigan

www.HantzFarmsDetroit.com