National Bank Holdings Corporation (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 7,150,000 shares of Class A common stock at a price of $19.25 per share. National Bank Holdings’ Class A common stock is expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on September 20, 2012 under the ticker symbol “NBHC.” All of the shares of common stock to be sold in the offering are being offered by the selling stockholders. In addition, the selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,072,460 shares of common stock. The Company will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares by the selling stockholders. The joint book-running managers of the offering are Goldman, Sachs & Co., Keefe, Bruyette & Woods and FBR. Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P., Stephens Inc., Sterne Agee and Stifel Nicolaus Weisel are acting as co-managers for this offering. The offering will be made only by means of a written prospectus forming part of the effective registration statement relating to these securities. Copies of the final prospectus, when available, may be obtained by contacting Goldman, Sachs & Co., Attention: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282, or by calling 1-866-471-2526 or by contacting Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Attention: Prospectus Department, 787 Seventh Avenue, 4th Floor, New York, New York 10019, or by calling 1-800-966-1559. Copies of the final prospectus, when available, also may be obtained on the Securities and Exchange Commission's Web site at http://www.sec.gov. The Securities and Exchange Commission declared the registration statement relating to these securities effective on September 19, 2012. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.