Capital Bank Welcomes Jennifer Schuchart to East Tennessee Commercial Team

MORRISTOWN, Tenn., May 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With a career that includes over twenty years of banking experience managing loan, deposit and treasury management needs for commercial clients, Jennifer Schuchart is welcomed to Capital Bank as Senior Commercial Loan Officer in the East Tennessee market. Schuchart, whose familiarity of the eastern Tennessee market is deeply rooted in 15+ years working in that territory, will focus her efforts towards business development and client management.

Schuchart transitions to Capital Bank from SunTrust Bank, where she most recently served as Market President and Commercial Relationship Manager. A true and active steward of her community, Schuchart has given her time to such organizations as HC Excell, Encore Theatre Group, United Way of Hamblen County and TN Achieves.

Her experience in the financial arena, knowledge of executive duties and her community involvement will make Schuchart a wonderful asset to the East Tennessee commercial team.

About Capital Bank

Capital Bank, N.A. was formed in July 2010 as the banking subsidiary of Capital Bank Financial Corp., a bank holding company incorporated in 2009 with the goal of creating a regional banking franchise in the Southeastern United States. With approximately $7.1 billion in total assets as of March 31, 2012, and more than 1,600 employees, Capital Bank offers a broad range of financial services and operates 164 branches in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. More information on Capital Bank is available at

CONTACT: Susi Winchell Marketing Director, VP Capital Bank 239.449.5850 www.capitalbank-us.comSource:Capital Bank Financial Corp.