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Collegeville, PA Couple Will Serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of the 26th Annual Immaculata University Art Show

Brian and C. Kim Hartline of Collegeville, PA, are the honorary co-chairs of the 26th Annual Immaculata University Art Show. This year´s show will be held from Saturday, May 9, through Sunday, May 17, in Alumnae Hall. The Gala Preview Reception takes place on Friday, May 8, from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Brian M. Hartline founded NOVA Financial Holdings, Inc., in 2002 and serves as president and chief executive officer. NOVA is a bank holding company for NOVA Bank, which operates nine retail branches and two loan production offices in the Philadelphia area. Brian is the former president and chief executive officer of Main Street Bancorp., Inc., of Reading, PA. Throughout his career, he has served in leadership positions at various financial institutions in the region. Brian is a member of the Board of Trustees at Immaculata University and a member of the Insured Financial Institutions, the Financial Managers Society of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Banker´s Association.
C. Kim Hartline, Brian´s wife, is corporate secretary/administrator for NOVA Bank, Pennsylvania Business Bank and their parent company, NOVA Financial Holdings. During her career, Kim has served as a paralegal, licensed realtor, and elementary school teacher. She stays active in the community by serving on the board of directors for the American Liver Foundation and chairperson for the Immaculata University Golf Committee. She is also founder and president of Robin´s Wings, a charitable foundation formed in 2006 to honor her late sister who died from liver disease.
With the hard work and dedication of these two talented individuals, the 2009 Art Show is gearing up for another successful year. This year´s featured artist is Berks County resident Michele Byrne who paints in oils and watercolor. The show will present original works by approximately 175 regional, national, and international juried artists, which will be available for purchase and on display in Alumnae Hall on the university´s campus. All proceeds of this event benefit Immaculata University´s scholarship fund.
For more information on the Annual Immaculata University Art Show or to order tickets for the Preview Reception, contact 610-647-4400, ext. 3122 or email at ppanarella@immaculata.edu. Additional information may be found at www.immaculataartshow.com.
Immaculata University, a Catholic, comprehensive coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352.´

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04.3.2009