Manning & Napier, Inc. (NYSE: MN), (“Manning & Napier” or “the Company”) today announced that it will host a teleconference to discuss the Company’s 2012 first quarter financial results at 8:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 3, 2012. Manning & Napier will release its 2012 first quarter financial results after market hours on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. To access the teleconference, please dial 706-758-9224 (domestic and international) approximately ten minutes before the teleconference’s scheduled start time and reference ID# 73424266. A live webcast will also be available on the investor relations portion of Manning & Napier’s website at http://ir.manning-napier.com/. If you are unable to access the live teleconference, a replay will be available beginning approximately two hours after the call’s completion and available through May 10, 2012. The teleconference replay can be accessed by dialing 404-537-3406 (domestic and international) and entering the ID# 73424266. A webcast replay will also be available on the investor relations portion of Manning & Napier’s website at http://ir.manning-napier.com/. About Manning & Napier, Inc. Manning & Napier is headquartered in Fairport, New York with approximately 400 full‐time employees, and has been a registered investment advisor since 1970. For more than 40 years, Manning & Napier has successfully managed clients’ investments through a variety of market conditions. As of 12/30/2011, the firm managed $40.2 billion for individuals, corporations, defined benefit pension plans, 401(k) choice plans, Taft‐Hartley accounts, endowments, foundations, and municipal retirement plans in all 50 states.