Seacoast Elects Director

                           Seacoast Elects Director

PR Newswire

STUART, Fla., Feb. 25, 2014

STUART, Fla., Feb.25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Seacoast Banking Corporation of
Florida ("Seacoast") (NASDAQ-NMS: SBCF), a bank holding company whose sole
bank subsidiary is Seacoast National Bank (the "Bank"), announced today that
its board of directors elected Maryann Goebel as a director of the Company and
the Bank, effective immediately. Ms. Goebel will also serve as a member of
the Company's Audit Committee and Enterprise Risk Management Committee.

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Ms. Goebel has been an independent IT management consultant since mid-2012. In
July 2012, she retired from Fiserv, Inc.where she had served as executive
vice president and chief information officer since June 2009. In this role,
she was responsible for all internal Fiserv IT systems (infrastructure and
applications), as well as IT infrastructure, operations, engineering and
middleware services for Fiserv clients who chose to outsource the processing
of their Fiserv applications.

"It is a great pleasure to announce Maryann's appointment to our Board of
Directors," stated Dennis S. Hudson, III, Seacoast's Chairman and CEO.
"Maryann's experience as a business professional and information technology
strategist will be invaluable to us as we accelerate our focus on enhancing
the customer experience with high quality, innovative products and services."

In her 40+ year career, Ms. Goebel has shaped the strategic direction of
information technology for major corporations around the world, serving in the
critical role of CIO for: DHL Express from 2006 to 2009; General Motors North
America from 2003 to 2006; General Motors Europe from 1999 to 2001; General
Motors Truck Group from 1997 to 1999; Bell Atlantic NYNEX Mobile (now Verizon
Mobile) from 1995 to 1997; and Frito-Lay from 2001 to 2002. She has also held
senior IT leadership positions at Texas Instruments, Inc., Aerospatiale
Helicopter Corporation, and the Southland Corporation, among others. Ms.
Goebel received the "100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry"
award in 2005. She has also been given an award for outstanding professional
achievement from her alma mater, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, where she
earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics.

"Seacoast is a unique community bank that offers the products and services of
a much larger financial institution, but with the personalized service of a
home-town bank. I am excited to join its Board," Ms. Goebel said. "I believe
the company's commitment to stay up-to-date on the latest technologies
customers want, while maintaining a clear focus on the value of relationship
banking, will also create meaningful value for shareholders."

About Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida
Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida is one of the largest community banks
headquartered in Florida with approximately $2.3 billion in assets and $1.8
billion in deposits as of December 31, 2013. The Company provides integrated
financial services including commercial and retail banking, wealth management,
and mortgage services to customers through 34 traditional branches of its
locally-branded wholly-owned subsidiary bank, Seacoast National Bank, and five
Accelerate offices fueled by the power of Seacoast National Bank. Offices
stretch from Broward County north through the Treasure Coast and into Orlando,
and west to Okeechobee and surrounding counties. More information about the
Company is available at


SOURCE Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida

Contact: Dennis S. Hudson, III, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Seacoast
Banking Corporation of Florida, (772) 288-6085
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