NWBI - Northwest Bancshares, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Northwest Bancshares, Inc.

100 Liberty Street
Warren, PA 16365
United States

IndustrySavings & Loans
Full Time Employees2,145

Key Executives

Mr. William J. WagnerChairman & CEO868.56k223.15k65
Mr. William W. Harvey Jr.CFO & Sr. EVP487.99k360.86k52
Mr. Steven G. FisherChief Revenue Officer and Sr. EVP494.41k247.18k61
Mr. Michael G. SmelkoChief Credit Officer and EVP316.63k302.55k50
Mr. Michael W. BickertonExec. VP of Commercial Lending and Exec. VP of Commercial Lending - Northwest Savings Bank374.76kN/A58
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 operates through two segments, Community Banking and Consumer Finance. It offers personal and business deposits, such as checking, savings, money market deposit, term certificate, and individual retirement accounts. The company's 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, it offers trust, investment management, actuarial and benefit plan administration, brokerage, and title insurance services; and property and casualty, and employer benefit plan insurance services, as well as retail brokerage services. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated 176 community-banking locations in central and western Pennsylvania, western New York, eastern Ohio, and Maryland. It also operates 49 consumer finance offices in Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in Warren, Pennsylvania.

Corporate Governance

Northwest Bancshares, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 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.