SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) December 18, 2012
UNIVEST CORPORATION OF PENNSYLVANIA
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
14 North Main Street, Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964
(Address of principal executive office)(Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (215) 721-2400
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On December 18, 2012, Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (the Corporation), parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co (the Bank), issued a press release announcing the promotion of Jeffrey M. Schweitzer, CPA, to President and Chief Operating Officer of the Corporation, effective January 1, 2013. Schweitzer will remain Senior Executive Vice President of the Bank.
The Corporation also announced the promotion of Michael S. Keim, CPA, age 45, to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Corporation and the Bank, effective January 1, 2013. Keim has spent the last four years employed by the Bank working to develop and grow the mortgage banking business, including setting daily loan pricing, selling and delivering loans, managing both the sales and operations functions and administering the core technology platform. Prior to joining the Bank, he was a self-employed consultant working with a private equity firm to develop and implement a bank acquisition strategy, and also spent 14 years working for GMAC Residential, where he had varied responsibilities including SVP Managing Director of Consumer Lending, Chief Financial Officer and EVP Chief Operating Officer of GMAC Bank. Keim is a graduate of Temple University with a BS in Accounting. A copy of this press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
On December 18, 2012, the Corporation issued a press release announcing the promotion of Kenneth D. Hochstetler to President of Wealth Management at the Bank, effective January 1, 2013. Hochstetler will remain Senior Executive Vice President of the Corporation and President of Univest Investments, Inc. A copy of this press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
December 18, 2012