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Univest Provides $225k to Benefit Education in Montgomery County

Univest Corporation recently awarded $225,778 to nine educational organizations in Montgomery County that qualify for the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. The donations will be used to support educational improvement programs and scholarships for kindergarten through 12th grades. Ultimately, these funds will provide public schools with innovative programming to enhance learning opportunities and allow private schools to offer need-based scholarships to give families the opportunity to provide a faith-based education that otherwise wouldn’t be possible.

Supporting the local communities it serves is at the heart of Univest’s corporate culture. It’s Committed to Local philanthropic program includes corporate financial…


Dana E. Brown Appointed EVP of Consumer Services

Univest Bank and Trust Co. recently appointed Dana E. Brown as executive vice president of Consumer Services. She brings more than 30 years of experience in banking to her new role, including serving as senior vice president and area manager for Univest’s South Region for the past 18 months.

In her new role, Brown will be responsible for leading sales and operations for the Univest’s financial centers in Bucks, Chester, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties as well as the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania and Cape May County in New Jersey. She will lead Univest’s consumer banking team in a consultative approach…


$12,000 Raised to Support Hurricane Relief

Univest Corporation, parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co. and its insurance, investment and equipment finance subsidiaries, recently donated $12,000 to the American Red Cross through the Univest Disaster Relief Fund with the help of its employees and the community. The Fund, set-up through Univest Foundation, received donations from Univest employees, customers and members of the community from mid-October through November 30, 2017 to provide monetary support to the areas devastated by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

Contributions received from the community and employees totaled $5,500. Univest matched the donations dollar-for-dollar along with providing an additional $500 to bring…


Reggie Reiter Appointed SVP at Univest Insurance

Univest Insurance, a subsidiary of Univest Bank and Trust Co., recently announced the appointment of Reggie Reiter as senior vice president and Commercial Lines team leader. Reiter will use his vast industry knowledge and extensive team management experience to further develop the agency’s producers, enhance the value provided to commercial clients and drive new business.

In addition, Reiter will be responsible for expanding Univest Insurance’s risk management platform. To support this goal, Brian Deutsch has also been hired as risk management and safety consultant. Deutsch brings more than 20 years of risk management and loss control experience to his role,…


Logan’s Heroes Awarded $5,000 as Winner of Giveaway

On Friday, January 5, 2018, Univest announced that Logan’s Heroes Animal Rescue was the winner of the sixth annual Caring for Community Giveaway, a contest that awards $5,000 to a local, nonprofit organization. The mission of Logan’s Heroes is to rescue homeless, neglected and abused animals and place them into life-long homes while placing an emphasis on the human-animal relationship and its ability to help heal those who need it most. Logan’s Heroes plans to use the money for additional fencing and pasture to support their expansion into rescuing horses. Those horses will become part of a RESTT Program (Rescue…


Univest Breaks Ground on Financial Center in Intercourse

Univest Bank and Trust Co. recently held a ceremonial groundbreaking at the site of what will be its fifth retail financial center in Lancaster County. This new office will be located at 1 Heritage Drive in Intercourse next to local favorite, Stoltzfus Meats. Univest has signed a long-term lease for the land where it is building the approximately 2,600 square-foot office expected to open in 2018 subject to municipal and regulatory approvals. This location will feature Univest’s updated branch design focused on an improved customer experience delivered by personal bankers.

“Opening a financial center in Intercourse has been a priority…


Timothy Chubb Appointed as Chief Investment Officer of Univest Wealth Management

Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (Nasdaq: UVSP), parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co. and its insurance, investment and equipment finance subsidiaries, recently announced that Timothy Chubb was appointed as the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Univest Wealth Management*. Chubb will oversee the investment process across all lines of business within Univest Wealth Management, while promoting the Univest Wealth Management brand.

“We’re excited for Tim to take on his new role as CIO,” said Kevin Norris, president of Univest Wealth Management. “His analytical and strategic skillset will allow him to excel in this role and oversee the $3.5 billion in…


Univest To Match Donations to Hurricane Relief Efforts

Univest Corporation, parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co. and its insurance, investment and equipment finance subsidiaries, has committed to helping with the hurricane relief efforts through the creation of the Univest Disaster Relief Fund. The Fund, set-up through Univest Foundation, will collect donations from Univest employees and members of the community who want to contribute to bringing monetary support to those areas devastated by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

Univest will match donations, dollar-for-dollar, up to $20,000, received through November 30, 2017. All proceeds from the Univest Disaster Relief Fund will be donated to the American Red Cross….


Univest Teaches Nearly 1,000 Students

As part of its ongoing financial literacy efforts, Univest participated in the American Bankers Association’s Get Smart About Credit Day. This national campaign, which occurs every October, aims to raise awareness about the importance of using credit wisely with young people

Univest employees visited six local schools to teach lessons about the fundamentals of credit and preventing identity theft. Their efforts reached nearly 1,000 students.

In honor of Get Smart About Credit Day, Univest Bank and Trust Co.’s Jeff Slemmer presented to several classes at Spring-Ford Area High School. This…


Univest Enters Partnership with Saint Joseph’s University

Univest Bank and Trust Co. is pleased to announce that it has signed a multi-year agreement to become a presenting partner of Saint Joseph’s University Athletics program.

“We have always been committed to building meaningful relationships with local organizations, and our partnership with Saint Joseph’s University is especially exciting as we have the opportunity to engage with basketball fans in a fun and unique way while also sharing our financial solutions and expertise,” says Mike Keim, president at Univest Bank and Trust Co. “It’s our mission to support and educate young adults, and by partnering, we feel that, together, Univest and…

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