JCPenney Chairman And CEO To Present at Bear Stearns 13th Annual Retail, Restaurants & Consumer Conference on March 1

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) announced that Myron E. (Mike) Ullman III, chairman and chief executive officer of JCPenney will present at the Bear Stearns 13th Annual Retail, Restaurants & Consumer Conference in New York City on March 1, 2007. The presentation, which will be available via webcast, is scheduled for approximately one hour starting at 8:05 a.m. ET. The live webcast may be accessed via JCPenney's Investor Relations page at www.jcpenney.net. Replays of the webcast will be available for up to 30 days after the event.

About JCPenney

J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., the wholly owned operating subsidiary of J. C. Penney Company, Inc., is one of America's largest department store, catalog, and e-commerce retailers, employing approximately 155,000 associates. As of Feb. 3, 2007, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc. operated 1,033 JCPenney department stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. JCPenney is the nation's largest catalog merchant of general merchandise, and jcp.com is one of the largest apparel and home furnishings sites on the Internet. JCPenney refers to the Internet/catalog business as Direct.

Source: J. C. Penney Company, Inc.