WSFS Congratulates Cindy Crompton-Barone for Winning the 2015 Ron Shane Human Resources Lifetime Achievement Award

WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSFS Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:WSFS), the parent company of WSFS Bank, today announced Cindy Crompton-Barone, PHR, Senior Vice President, Director of Human Capital Services, received the 2015 Ron Shane Human Resources Lifetime Achievement Award. This award, given by The Delaware State Council Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), is presented each year to the person who best represents a Human Resources Professional in their daily life. Criteria for the award included dedication to the Human Resources profession, professional credentials and accomplishments, professional involvement, and demonstrated HR leadership. Ms. Crompton-Barone was chosen as the individual who best exemplifies these characteristics by a five member committee composed of SHRM Delaware State Council members and a past recipient.

Tricia Clendening, SHRM Delaware State Council Director, presented the award to Ms. Crompton-Barone saying, “She is an individual that dreams, develops, leads, executes and then steps to the side to allow others to bask in the glory of the accomplishments and achievements. I cannot express enough the admiration and respect that I have and our state has for her and her contributions to the HR Profession.”

Ms. Crompton-Barone has been a WSFS Associate for 12 years. Under her leadership, WSFS Bank has been voted a Top Workplace for ten consecutive years. WSFS Bank is proud of her achievements and appreciative of the strides she makes for Associates on a daily basis.

“Cindy is the consummate Human Capital practitioner,” said Peggy Eddens, Executive Vice President, and Chief Human Capital Officer. “She is a respected expert and a humble leader; Cindy is the hardest working, most fair and caring person I know. She serves her fellow Associates, community and family with dedicated energy and sincere empathy.”

Ms. Crompton-Barone is currently a member of Society for Human Resources Management and on the boards of SHRM Delaware State Council and Centreville School.

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 and the Delaware Valley. As of September 30, 2015, WSFS Financial Corporation had $5.1 billion in assets on its balance sheet and $9.4 billion in fiduciary assets, including approximately $1.2 billion in assets under management. As of October 9, 2015, WSFS operates from 63 offices located in Delaware (44), Pennsylvania (17), Virginia (1) and Nevada (1) and provides comprehensive financial services including commercial banking, retail banking, cash management and trust and wealth management. Other subsidiaries or divisions include Christiana Trust, WSFS Wealth Investments, Cypress Capital Management, LLC, Cash Connect®, Array Financial and Arrow Land Transfer. Serving the Delaware Valley since 1832, WSFS Bank is the seventh oldest bank in the United States continuously operating under the same name. For more information, please visit

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