NWBI - Northwest Bancshares, Inc.

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Northwest Bancshares, Inc.

100 Liberty Street
Warren, PA 16365
United States

IndustrySavings & Loans
Full Time Employees1,957

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. William J. WagnerChairman & CEO868.56k223.15k1953
Mr. William W. Harvey Jr.Sr. EVP of Fin. & CFO487.99k360.86k1966
Mr. Steven G. FisherSr. EVP & Chief Revenue Officer494.41k247.18k1957
Mr. Michael G. SmelkoExec. VP & Chief Credit Officer316.63k302.55k1968
Mr. Michael W. BickertonExec. VP of Commercial Lending374.76kN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Northwest Bancshares, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for Northwest Savings Bank that offers various personal and business banking solutions in the United States. The company offers personal and business deposits, such as checking, savings, money market deposit, term certificate, and individual retirement accounts. Its loan portfolio comprise one-to-four family residential real estate, residential mortgage, short term consumer, multi-family residential and commercial real estate, commercial business, and home equity loans; lines of credit; and consumer loans, including automobile, sales finance, unsecured personal, and credit card loans, as well as loans secured by deposit accounts. In addition, the company offers employee benefit, property, and casualty insurance services; and trust, investment management, and brokerage services. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 172 community-banking locations in central and western Pennsylvania, western New York, and eastern Ohio. Northwest Bancshares, Inc. was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania.

Corporate Governance

Northwest Bancshares, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.