Univest Investments Opens New Headquarters in Souderton
Univest Ribbon Cutting - August 13, 2013. Pictured
left to right: William Van Sant, Senior Vice President,
Univest Investments, Inc.; Kenneth Hochstetler, President, Wealth
Management, Univest Bank and Trust Co.; Sharon Minninger, Executive
Director, Indian Valley Chamber of Commerce; Mike Coll, Souderton
Borough Manager; Jeffrey Schweitzer, President and COO, Univest
Corporation; Mayor John Reynolds, Mayor of Souderton; William S.
Aichele, Chairman and CEO, Univest Corporation; Scott Hillegass,
Chairman, Souderton-Telford Main Streets; Bryce Mininger, Owner, H.
Mininger & Son, General Contractor; Ronald Flaherty, President,
Univest Insurance, Inc.; Scott Clemens, Senior Vice President,
Univest Insurance, Inc.
Souderton, Pa., August 14, 2013 - Univest
Investments, Inc., a subsidiary of Univest Corporation (NASDAQ:
UVSP) and Univest Bank and Trust Co., celebrated the opening of its
new headquarters at 41 W. Broad Street, Souderton, with a
traditional ribbon cutting ceremony. Souderton Mayor John
Reynolds, Souderton Borough manager Mike Coll, chairman of
Souderton-Telford Main Streets Scott Hillegass, Indian Valley
Chamber executive director Sharon Minninger, local contractors and
Univest representatives participated in the event.
After the ribbon was cut and the dedication prayer was delivered
by Pastor Mukesh Cheedie of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Souderton,
guests had an opportunity to see the new office. The new
5,000 square foot facility has office space for 35 employees.
Currently, 28 are working in the office. In addition to
Univest Investments personnel, the office also serves as a
satellite location for Univest Insurance, Inc. which is
headquartered in Lansdale. This is now Univest's third
satellite location for its Insurance operation. The other satellite
offices are located in West Chester, Pennsylvania and Upper
"We're delighted to celebrate the opening of Univest's first
integrated office in our hometown of Souderton," said Jeffrey M.
Schweitzer, president and chief operating officer of Univest
Corporation. "This building will serve as the headquarters
for Univest Investments Inc., one of the fastest growing areas of
our business, and help remind the community that Univest is more
than a bank. We are excited to expand our corporate
headquarters in Souderton and bring the expertise of our
investments and insurance team to this community to better serve
the needs of the residents and businesses living and working
For more information about Univest Corporation and its
subsidiaries, please visit www.univest.net.
About Univest Corporation of PA
Headquartered in Souderton, Pa., Univest Corporation of
Pennsylvania (UVSP) and its subsidiaries serve the financial needs
of residents, businesses and nonprofit organizations in Bucks,
Chester and Montgomery counties as well as the Lehigh