Corporate Profile

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. is a full-service financial institution offering a complete line of personal and business banking products including employee benefits, investment management services and trust. Northwest is regulated by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and operates 162 community banking locations in Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and Ohio.

Northwest has operated as a community-oriented financial institution since 1896 and has demonstrated a pattern of sustained expansion resulting from strong internal growth combined with a series of mergers, acquisitions and new office openings.

Northwest’s business emphasis is to: • Solicit personal and business deposits as a primary source of funding. • Provide high quality personal banking and business banking loans in its markets. • Offer trust, investment management, insurance, employee benefit plans and financial planning services with a personal touch to individuals, businesses and charitable institutions.

Northwest Bancshares, Inc. is the holding company of Northwest Bank and is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market as NWBI.

Contact Information

Northwest Bancshares, Inc.
100 Liberty Street
P.O. Box 128
Warren, PA 16365-2353

Shareholder Relations Contact
Jacqueline Snell
Assistant Vice President
(814) 728-7263

Investor Relations

William J. Wagner,
President & CFO

William W. Harvey, Jr.,
Executive Vice President & CFO

Transfer Agent
American Stock Transfer & Trust Company
Operations Center
6201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(877) 715-0499

For Dividend
Reinvestment/Cash Purchases:

American Stock Transfer & Trust Company
P.O. Box 922
Wall Street Station
New York, NY 10269-0560