United Community Banks, Inc. to Present at the 2016 Sandler O’neill + Partners, L.P. East Coast Financial Services Conference

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga., Nov. 04, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Community Banks, Inc. (Nasdaq:UCBI), announced that it will participate in the 2016 Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. East Coast Financial Services Conference on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 through a series of 1-on-1 meetings with analysts and investors.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Tallent will present the company’s business strategy and financial performance and will be joined by President and Chief Operating Officer Lynn Harton and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Rex Schuette.

The conference will not be web cast.

About United Community Banks, Inc.

United Community Banks, Inc. (UCBI) is a bank holding company based in Blairsville, Georgia, with $9.4 billion in assets. The company’s banking subsidiary, United Community Bank, is one of the Southeast’s largest full-service banks, operating 133 offices in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. The bank specializes in personalized community banking services for individuals, small businesses and corporations. United Community Bank offers a full range of consumer and commercial banking services including mortgage, advisory, treasury management and other products. In 2014 and 2015, United Community Bank was ranked first in customer satisfaction in the southeast by J.D. Power and in 2015 was ranked fourteenth on the Forbes list of America’s Best Banks. Additional information about the company and the bank’s full range of products and services can be found at www.ucbi.com.

For more information: Rex S. Schuette Chief Financial Officer 706-781-2265 rex_schuette@ucbi.com

Source:United Community Banks, Inc.