SOURCE: AmericanWest Bancorporation

March 06, 2006 16:20 ET

AmericanWest Bancorporation to Present on the Pacific Northwest Banking Panel at the Sandler O'Neill Conference

SPOKANE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 6, 2006 -- AmericanWest Bancorporation (NASDAQ: AWBC) announced today that the Company will present on the Pacific Northwest Banking Panel at the Sandler O'Neill & Partners, L.P. West Coast Financial Services Conference, March 9th, 2006. President and CEO Robert M. Daugherty is scheduled to present at 1:15 p.m. PST.

A simultaneous webcast can be accessed via http://www.sandleroneill.com. The archived webcast will be available for 30 days after the event, beginning March 10th.

The conference will also be available via audio conference by dialing (866) 362.5158.

AmericanWest Bancorporation is a community bank holding company with 40 financial centers located in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. For further information on the Company or to access Internet banking, please visit our web site at www.awbank.net.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Robert M. Daugherty
    President and CEO

    Diane L. Kelleher
    Chief Financial Officer
    (509) 467-6993