Univest Corporation Recognized as Best Place to Work in Pennsylvania for Six Consecutive Years
SOUDERTON, Pa., December 2,
2011 - Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania ( NASDAQ:
UVSP), parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co., a
full-service financial institution with 135 years of experience in
delivering financial solutions including personal and business
banking, online banking, residential mortgages, insurance products,
investment and wealth advisory solutions*, was named the #27 Best
Place to Work in Pennsylvania at an awards ceremony on Thursday,
December 1, 2011 in Lancaster, Pa. This marks the sixth consecutive
year Univest has earned a spot on the elite list.
"We are especially proud to achieve
this honor at these challenging economic times," said William S.
Aichele, chairman, president and CEO of Univest Corporation. "The
continued dedication and loyalty demonstrated by our employees is
reflective of our business approach and plays an integral role in
helping us achieve this recognition."
The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first such
state programs in the country. The program was designed to
identify, recognize and honor the best places to be employed in
Pennsylvania, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce and
businesses. The Best Places to Work in PA list is made up of 100
medium and large companies in Pennsylvania.
*Investment and insurance products are offered through
Univest Investments, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC, and Univest
Insurance, Inc., licensed non-bank subsidiaries of Univest
Corporation of Pennsylvania.
About Univest Corporation
Headquartered in Souderton, Pennsylvania, Univest Corporation of
Pennsylvania (www.univest.net) and its subsidiaries serve the
financial needs of residents, businesses, and nonprofit
organizations in Bucks, Chester, Montgomery and Lehigh counties.
Univest Bank and Trust Co.SM, a member of the FDIC and
an Equal Housing Lender, offers customers 32 financial
service centers, 12 retirement financial services centers, and
39 ATM locations throughout the region, and is the parent company
of Univest Capital, Inc., a small ticket
commercial finance business; Univest Insurance, Inc., an independent
insurance agency headquartered in Lansdale, Pa., which serves commercial and
personal customers; and Univest Investments, Inc., a member of
FINRA and SIPC and a full-service broker-dealer and investment
advisory firm. For more information on Univest Corporation of
Pennsylvania and its subsidiaries, please visit www.univest.net.