Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) announced today that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert Sarver will present at the Sterne Agee 2012 Financial Institutions Investor Conference at The Peabody Orlando Hotel in Orlando, Florida, on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. EST. Mr. Sarver’s comments will be webcast live at: http://wsw.com/webcast/agee2/wal/. A copy of the presentation will also be available through the Investor Relations page of the company’s website: www.westernalliancebancorp.com. About Western Alliance Bancorporation Western Alliance Bancorporation is a leading bank holding company in the Southwest with banking and financial service subsidiaries in Arizona, California, Nevada and Colorado. The company provides services to businesses, entrepreneurs, professionals, nonprofit organizations, high net worth individuals and other consumers seeking the robust product array of a national bank with the individual, personal attention of a community bank, delivered through a dedicated, local Relationship Manager.