National Penn Bancshares, Inc. to Release 4th Quarter/Year-end 2009 Earnings on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 9 a.m. and Conduct Earnings Webcast at 1 p.m.

Jan 14, 2010, 08:00 ET from National Penn Bancshares, Inc.

BOYERTOWN, Pa., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Penn Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: NPBC) announced today that it plans to release its 4th Quarter/Year-end 2009 earnings on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 9 a.m. Eastern time.    The related earnings Webcast will be broadcast live over the Internet on January 28 at 1 p.m. Eastern time.

At the Webcast, National Penn Bancshares presenters will be Glenn E. Moyer, president and CEO; Scott V. Fainor, COO; and Michael J. Hughes, CFO. Michelle H. Debkowski, corporate secretary and investor relations officer, will serve as moderator.

What:

National Penn Bancshares, Inc.


4th Quarter/Year-end 2009 earnings release and Webcast



When:

Release at 9 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday, January 28


Webcast at 1 p.m. Eastern time on Thursday, January 28



Where:

www.nationalpennbancshares.com


(National Penn Bancshares' home page)



How:

Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to National


Penn's Web site at the address above, select


the "National Penn Bancshares, Inc. 4th


Quarter/Year-end 2009 Earnings Webcast" link,


and follow the instructions.  Please access the


Webcast approximately 10 to 15 minutes prior


to the beginning of the discussion.  


Or, for audio conference dial-in information:

Contact Catharine Bower at 610.369.6618

catharine.bower@nationalpenn.com.

To Ask Questions:

Questions should be emailed to InvestorRelations@nationalpenn.com.  

National Penn will begin accepting email questions about earnings starting at 9 a.m. on January 28 and continue until the end of the prepared Webcast presentation (around 1:45 p.m. ET) .  Please be aware that we may not have adequate time to address each email received.

If you are unable to listen to the live Webcast, the event will be archived on the National Penn Web site for thirty days. To access the replay, select the "National Penn Bancshares, Inc. 4th Quarter/Year-end 2009 Earnings Webcast" link on National Penn's homepage www.nationalpennbancshares.com.

About National Penn Bancshares, Inc.:

National Penn Bancshares, Inc., with $9.7 billion in assets, is the fourth largest bank holding company based in Pennsylvania.  In addition, wealth assets under administration or management amount to $8.5 billion.

Headquartered in Boyertown, National Penn operates 127 offices. It has 124 community banking offices in Pennsylvania and one office in Maryland through National Penn Bank and its HomeTowne Heritage Bank, KNBT and Nittany Bank divisions. National Penn also has two offices in Delaware through its wholly-owned subsidiary Christiana Bank & Trust Company.

National Penn's financial services affiliates consist of National Penn Wealth Management, N.A., including its National Penn Investors Trust Company division; National Penn Capital Advisors, Inc.; Institutional Advisors LLC; National Penn Insurance Services Group, Inc., including its Higgins Insurance division; and Caruso Benefits Group, Inc.

National Penn Bancshares, Inc. common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol "NPBC". Please visit our Web site at www.nationalpennbancshares.com

to see our regularly posted material information.

SOURCE National Penn Bancshares, Inc.



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