United Bankshares, Inc. Holds Annual Meeting of Shareholders
WASHINGTON, D.C. & CHARLESTON, WV-- United Bankshares, Inc. (United), a $27 billion regional financial services company, virtually held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 12, 2021.
During the meeting, United Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Richard M. Adams addressed the shareholders by highlighting several key points from the 2020 Annual Report to Shareholders. He began by stating, “During the many challenges of 2020, we continued our strong performance for our shareholders, our team members, our customers, and our communities. 2020 was one of the most difficult and tragic years in the history of our country. COVID-19, the worst pandemic in nearly 100 years, brought death to nearly 350,000 people in the USA by year-end. People were asked to stay in their home unless their travel was deemed to be ‘essential’ in nature. Sickness, death, grief, financial ruin, and social unrest swept through our nation.”
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