INVESTPennsylvania Equity Conference Announces Company Lineup and Presentation Schedule

INVESTPennsylvania Equity Conference Announces Company Lineup and Presentation

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Senior executives from 16
Pennsylvania-based public companies will be discussing their performance and
future plans at the INVESTPennsylvania Equity Conference, to be held Dec. 6 in
Pittsburgh at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

Presented by Title Sponsors Crowe Horwath LLP and Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
PC and supported by the CFA Society of Pittsburgh, INVESTPennsylvania provides
a forum for institutional investors, analysts, fund managers and other
investment professionals to evaluate many of the state's leading public

"This is a very convenient way for professional investors to dig more deeply
into Pennsylvania companies they already know and to explore other companies
as potential investments," said Terry McWilliams, chairman of
INVESTPennsylvania and president of Mozaic Investor Relations, Inc. "We're
really excited about the breadth and quality of these public company
presenters at this inaugural conference."

At the conference, each company's executives deliver a formal 35-minute
investor presentation and throughout the day meet separately with members of
the investment community. In addition, long-time Wall Street commentator
Michael Santoli and RAND Corporation's Susan Everingham provide perspective
and analysis about the economy, markets and other issues in their keynote
speeches over breakfast and lunch.

By room, the companies and executives presenting are:

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC Presentation Room

9:10 – 9:45 a.m. United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X), Pittsburgh
                 John P. Surma, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
                 Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:ATI), Pittsburgh
9:50 – 10:25    Dan Greenfield, Vice President – Investor Relations &
                 Corporate Communications
10:35 – 11:10    PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE: PPG), Pittsburgh
                 Vince Morales, Vice President – Investor Relations
                 L.B. Foster Company (Nasdaq:FSTR), Pittsburgh
11:15 – 11:50    Robert Bauer, President, Chief Executive Officer
                 David Russo, Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Chief
                 Financial Officer
1:10 – 1:45 p.m. EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT), Pittsburgh
                 Patrick Kane, Chief Investor Relations Officer
                 II-VI Incorporated (Nasdaq:IIVI), Saxonburg
1:50 – 2:25      Francis J. Kramer, President and Chief Executive Officer
                 Craig A. Creaturo, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
                 Mine Safety Appliances Company (NYSE:MSA), Cranberry Township
2:35 – 3:10      Dennis Zeitler, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
                 Kennametal, Inc. (NYSE:KMT), Latrobe
3:15 – 3:50      Ben Stas, Vice President, Finance Business Groups
                 Quynh McGuire, Director of Investor Relations

Crowe Horwath LLP Presentation Room

9:10 – 9:45 a.m. S&T Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:STBA), Indiana
                 Todd D. Brice, President, Chief Executive Officer
9:50 – 10:25    Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE:FII), Pittsburgh
                 J. Christopher Donahue, President, Chief Executive Officer
                 First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE:FCF), Indiana
10:35 – 11:10    T. Michael Price, President, Chief Executive Officer
                 Robert Rout, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial
                 Black Box Corporation (Nasdaq:BBOX), Lawrence
11:15 – 11:50    Mike McAndrew, President, Chief Operating Officer
                 Tim Huffmyer, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
                 Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq:MATW), Pittsburgh
1:10 – 1:45 p.m. Joseph C. Bartolacci, President, Chief Executive Officer
                 Steven F. Nicola, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and
                 Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq:MYL), Canonsburg
1:50 – 2:25     John D. Sheehan, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial
2:35 – 3:10      The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY), Hershey
                 Mark K. Pogharian, Vice President – Investor Relations
                 Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC), Pittsburgh
3:15 – 3:50      Randy Dearth, President, Chief Executive Officer
                 Stevan Schott, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial

Information about each of these presenting companies and their executives is
available at

Check-in and breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m.; the opening session and Susan
Everingham's remarks start at 8:00 a.m. The conference concludes at the end
of the final corporate presentation around 4 p.m.

There is no cost for qualified investment professionals to attend the event.
However, registration is required at obtain a registration code,
please contact the CFA Society or conference administration at 412-567-3818.

INVESTPennsylvania is overseen by a steering committee that includes
investment community professionals, executives from the participating public
companies and other financial and investment business leaders.

Of the title sponsors, Crowe Horwath is one of the largest public accounting
and consulting firms in the United States; Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney was
ranked the number one corporate law firm in Pittsburgh in a study conducted by
Corporate Board Member magazine.

As the Founding Organizing Sponsor, The CFA Society of Pittsburgh is joined by
other professional organizations supporting the event: the Pittsburgh chapter
of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI), the Allegheny Conference
on Community Development and the Three Rivers Chapter of the National
Association of Corporate Directors.

Gold and Contributing sponsors include NASDAQ OMX, Fort Pitt Capital Group and
the Wall Street Transcript, plus Civic Science, InGrid Design, O'Neil Arnold
Photography and Optimum Companies. The University of Pittsburgh's Katz
Graduate School of Business is INVESTPennsylvania's Educational Partner.

For additional information about INVESTPennsylvania, presenting companies,
executives, sponsors and conference logistics, visit the website at

The INVESTPennsylvania logo is available at 


Media, corporate and general inquiries:

Terry McWilliams, chairman, INVESTPennsylvania Equity Conference,

Investment Community:

Todd Douds, CFA Society of Pittsburgh, 716-880-0225,

Title Sponsors:

Mark Baer, Partner, Crowe Horwath LLP,

Kerstin Schuler, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, 412-562-1885,

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