SOURCE: Vineyard National Bancorp

February 27, 2007 09:30 ET

Vineyard National Bancorp to Participate in the Sandler O'Neill & Partners West Coast Financial Services Conference

CORONA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 27, 2007 -- Vineyard National Bancorp (NASDAQ: VNBC) (the "company"), the parent company for Vineyard Bank, N.A. ("Vineyard"), today announced it will participate in the Sandler O'Neill & Partners, L.P., West Coast Financial Services Conference on Tuesday March 6, 2007.

The Sandler O'Neill conference is being held at the Ritz-Carlton in San Francisco, March 5-7, 2007. Norman Morales, president and chief executive officer of the company, is scheduled to participate in the Inland Empire panel discussion at 7:45 a.m. PST on Tuesday March 6, 2007.

The Sandler O'Neill conference and Mr. Morales' panel discussion will be available to investors, analysts and the general public via live webcast. Those interested in listening to the webcast should register online through the company's IR website www.vnbcstock.com or through Sandler O'Neill's website at www.sandleroneill.com. Mr. Morales' panel discussion will be available via webcast from the company's website under the documents/presentations link or via audio by dialing 866-634-2275, the day of the event. The webcast will be archived for thirty days after the event beginning March 7, 2007.

The company is a $2.3 billion financial holding company headquartered in Corona, and the parent company of Vineyard, also headquartered in Corona. The company operates through 16 full-service banking centers and five loan production offices in the counties of Los Angeles, Marin, Monterey, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Clara and Ventura, Calif. The company's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market System under the symbol "VNBC." For additional information on the company visit www.vnbcstock.com and for additional information on Vineyard visit www.vineyardbank.com.

This press release contains forward-looking statements as referenced in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are inherently unreliable and actual results may vary. Factors which could cause actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements include changes in the competitive marketplace, changes in the interest rate environment, economic conditions, outcome of pending litigation, risks associated with credit quality and other factors discussed in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.