First National Bank Executive Chairs Recent ABA School

May 25, 2011

First National Bank Executive Chairs Recent ABA School
Bergen-Painter Is Chairperson for ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management

Hermitage, PA – May 25, 2011 – Susan Bergen-Painter, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for First National Bank of Pennsylvania, recently served as chairperson for the American Bankers Association (ABA) School of Bank Marketing and Management. Bergen-Painter addressed more than 100 bank marketing professionals from across the U.S. last week at the ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management held at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

According to Bergen-Painter, the ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management provides a unique educational opportunity for financial professionals. “The ABA presents a structured and comprehensive educational program that is relevant for today’s financial professionals,” she notes. “Attendees cover critical topics including ethics, compliance, marketing in an Internet-based environment, creating return on investment and much more.”

As Chief Marketing Officer for First National Bank, Bergen-Painter leads the Bank’s strategic marketing initiatives and those of other affiliates of F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB), which span a five-state presence. She has more than twenty years of diverse financial marketing experience, having worked with both small community banks as well as large regional banks. Her executive leadership experience includes strategic planning, organizational development, corporate and shareholder communications, delivery channel planning and customer profitability strategies. Bergen-Painter is an honors graduate from the School of Bank Marketing and Management, as well as a Certified Financial Marketing Professional. She has served as a member of the school’s faculty for the past eight years and as a member of the Board of Directors for four years, prior to her current appointment as chairperson.

Founded in 1948, the ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management is the only national school of its kind for bank marketers. More than 7,000 professionals have graduated from the school’s two-year program, which provides a solid foundation in marketing principles and management practices for financial professionals.

About First National Bank of Pennsylvania
First National Bank of Pennsylvania, the largest subsidiary of F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB), has over 230 full-service locations in Pennsylvania and Ohio, and loan production offices in Florida.

About F.N.B. Corporation
F.N.B. Corporation, headquartered in Hermitage, PA, is a diversified financial services company with total assets of $9.8 billion. F.N.B. Corporation is a leading provider of commercial and retail banking, leasing, wealth management, insurance, merchant banking and consumer finance services in Pennsylvania and Ohio, where it owns and operates First National Bank of Pennsylvania, First National Trust Company, First National Investment Services Company, LLC, F.N.B. Investment Advisors, Inc., First National Insurance Agency, LLC, F.N.B. Capital Corporation, LLC, Regency Finance Company and F.N.B. Commercial Leasing. It also operates consumer finance offices in Kentucky and Tennessee.

The common stock of F.N.B. Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “FNB” and is included in Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 Index with the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) Regional Banks Sub-Industry Index. Investor information is available on F.N.B. Corporation’s Web site at www.fnbcorporation.com.


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