Western New York Investors Conference Announces Participating Companies for 2014

BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Founding Committee of the Western New York Investors Conference announced today the presenting companies for its 2014 conference, which is scheduled for Friday, September 26, 2014. The conference will be held at the Embassy Suites Buffalo, located at 200 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, New York, with presentations beginning at 8:00 am ET and running through 2:35 pm ET.

At this year's WNY Investors Conference, 17 publicly-traded companies are scheduled to present their strategies, financial performance and future outlook to institutional investors and analysts from throughout the United States. These companies span a broad range of industries, years in business and market capitalization levels, with many serving customers worldwide.

The following companies are making presentations this year:

Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq:ATRO) Graham Corporation (NYSE:GHM)
Columbus McKinnon Corp. (Nasdaq:CMCO) Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE:GB)
Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE:CBU) Hardinge Inc. (Nasdaq:HDNG)
Computer Task Group (Nasdaq:CTG) Home Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HME)
Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW) M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB)
Evans Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE MKT:EVBN) Sovran Self Storage, Inc. (NYSE:SSS)
Financial Institutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:FISI) The ExOne Company (Nasdaq:XONE)
Gas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT:EGAS) Transcat, Inc. (Nasdaq:TRNS)
Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:ROCK)

Institutional investors, analysts and financial advisors who would like to attend the conference can register online at www.wnyinvest.org.

Sponsors for this year's conference include: Harter, Secrest & Emery LLP; Ernst & Young, LLP; FreedMaxick, CPAs, P.C.; ViaVid Communications; R.R. Donnelley; Kei Advisors LLC; Bob Wright Creative; Western Reserve Partners LLC; NASDAQ OMX/GlobeNewswire; Constellation Brands, Inc. and Sovran Self Storage.


The Western New York Investors Conference was formed in 2002 by the public companies in the Western New York region to broaden the exposure of the quality and potential of these businesses with headquarters or major operations in the area with an audience of institutional investors, analysts and financial advisors. These companies feature a variety of industries, represent a full range of market capitalization and have, in most cases, well exceeded the economic growth of the region through diversification, distinct competitive strategies and strong management teams. The founding companies are comprised of representatives from The Bullfinch Fund of WNY; Constellation Brands; First Niagara, Graham Corporation; Gibraltar Industries; Greatbatch, Inc.; Kei Advisors LLC; M&T Bank Corp. and Sovran Self Storage, Inc. For more information and conference registration please log on to www.wnyinvest.org.

CONTACT: Deborah Pawlowski Kei Advisors LLC 716.843.3908 dpawlowski@keiadvisors.comSource:Western New York Investors Conference