State Bank Announces Release Date and Conference Call for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results

State Bank Announces Release Date and Conference Call for Fourth Quarter and
Full Year 2012 Results

ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- State Bank Financial Corporation
(Nasdaq:STBZ) will announce its financial results for the fourth quarter and
year ended December 31, 2012, in a press release to be issued before the start
of NASDAQ trading on Wednesday, January 30, 2013. The press release and
accompanying slide presentation will be available in the investors section on
the company's website at www.statebt.com.

The company will hold a conference call on Wednesday, January 30 at 11:00 a.m.
EST, in which Chief Executive Officer Joe Evans, Chief Financial Officer Tom
Callicutt and Executive Risk Officer Kim Childers will discuss financial and
business results for the quarter and the year.

Dial in number: 1.800.618.8682

Please allow time to register your name and affiliation/company prior to the
start of the call. A replay of the conference call will be available in the
investors section on the company's website at www.statebt.com shortly after
the call's completion.

About State Bank Financial Corporation and State Bank and Trust Company

State Bank Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:STBZ) is the holding company for
State Bank and Trust Company, one of Georgia's best-capitalized banks, with
approximately $2.64 billion in assets as of September 30, 2012. State Bank has
locations in Metro Atlanta and Middle Georgia. State Bank Financial
Corporation is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia and State Bank and Trust
Company is headquartered in Macon, Georgia.

State Bank was named the best performing community bank in the United States
for 2011 by SNL Financial LC for banks between $500 million and $5 billion in
assets. State Bank was also ranked fourth among the 195 banks in the $1
billion-to-$5 billion-asset category of Bank Director magazine's 2012 Bank
Performance Scorecard, a ranking of U.S. publicly traded banks and thrifts
based on 2011 calendar-year financials.

To learn more about State Bank, visit www.statebt.com.

The State Bank Financial Corporation logo is available at
http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=14370

CONTACT: Investor Relations Contact:
         David F. Black
         404.266.4490
         david.black@statebt.com
        
         Media Contact:
         David Rubinger
         404.502.1240
         david@rubinger.com

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