United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) is a financial holding company headquartered in Blairsville, Georgia, with executive offices in Greenville, South Carolina. United is one of the largest full-service financial institutions in the Southeast, with $18.9 billion in assets, and 162 offices in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. United Community Bank, United’s wholly-owned bank subsidiary, specializes in personalized community banking services for individuals, small businesses and companies throughout its geographic footprint, including Florida under the brand Seaside Bank and Trust. Services include a full range of consumer and commercial banking products, including mortgage, advisory, treasury management, and wealth management.
Formed in 1950 as Union County Bank, United has operated on the philosophy of providing exceptional banking service while caring deeply for the communities it serves. This philosophy has fueled the company’s growth from a $40 million bank a little more than three decades ago.
United’s success comes from its strong, talented and experienced management team, as well as the dynamic growth markets they serve. Its business model includes local bank presidents with an average of 20 years in community banking experience, 90% of which has been in their local markets. Additional information about United Community Banks, Inc. and its full range of services and products can be found at www.ucbi.com.