WSFS Named a "Top Workplace" for Ninth Year in a Row

Also Receives Special Award for Training

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| Source: WSFS Financial Corporation

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, today announced it has been ranked on The News Journal's "2014 Top Workplaces" list for the ninth consecutive year. Ninety-six companies across the State of Delaware participated in the "Top Workplaces" survey, which has been analyzing Delaware's business community for the past fifteen years. The Top 60 were recognized in three categories: Top 10 Large, Top 25 Midsize, and Top 25 Small employers.

This year WSFS was ranked third in the Large Company category and, for the sixth year in a row, was ranked in the Top 3. In addition, WSFS received the Training Award based on receiving the highest score on the question "I get the formal training I want for my career" across all companies participating in the survey. The "Top Workplaces" survey evaluates companies in the following categories: direction, execution, connection, my work, my manager, and my pay & benefits based on employee participation.

"We are excited to be recognized for the ninth consecutive year as a Top Workplace in Delaware," said Mark A. Turner, President and CEO of WSFS Bank. "We thank all our Associates and our Board of Directors for creating a workplace environment that allows us to be acknowledged in this way; and we thank our Customers, business partners and community partners for making it all possible."

About WSFS Financial Corporation

WSFS Financial Corporation is a multi-billion dollar financial services company. Its primary subsidiary, WSFS Bank, is the oldest, locally-managed bank and trust company headquartered in Delaware with $4.6 billion in assets on its balance sheet and $10.6 billion in fiduciary assets, including approximately $1.2 billion in assets under management. WSFS operates from 52 offices located in Delaware (42), Pennsylvania (8), Virginia (1) and Nevada (1) and provides comprehensive financial services including commercial banking, retail banking and trust and wealth management. Other subsidiaries or divisions include Christiana Trust, WSFS Investment Group, Inc., Cypress Capital Management, LLC, Cash Connect® and Array Financial. Serving the Delaware Valley since 1832, WSFS is the seventh oldest bank in the United States continuously operating under the same name. For more information, please visit wsfsbank.com.

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