Associated Banc-Corp announces two Milwaukee area staffing appointments

Associated Banc-Corp announces two Milwaukee area staffing appointments

MILWAUKEE-August 30, 2011-Associated Banc-Corp has announced two Milwaukee area senior level staffing appointments.

Susan Hickey has joined Associated Wealth Management as vice president, trust relationship manager where she is responsible for trust administration and relationship management. She brings 25 years of experience to the position, having previously worked at M&I Wealth Management, and is a graduate of Marquette University. She serves on the board of directors for the Women's Fund of Milwaukee, Balance, Inc. of Ozaukee County and the Milwaukee Estate Planning Forum.

Mark Lewandowski has been hired as a business development officer, working out of Associated's Brookfield business banking offices. He is responsible for developing a portfolio of business banking relationships, specializing in creating financial plans tailored to client needs in deposit accounts and services, lending services, treasury management, merchant services, employee benefits, investment and insurance services. He brings seven years of experience to the position, having previously worked at Paychex, Inc. He is a graduate of UW-Milwaukee.

ABOUT ASSOCIATED BANC-CORP
Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ: ASBC) has total assets of $22 billion and is one of the top 50 financial services holding companies operating in the United States. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., Associated has approximately 270 banking locations serving more than 150 communities throughout Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota. The company offers a full range of banking services and other financial products and services. More information about Associated Banc-Corp is available at www.associatedbank.com.

Contact: Jennifer Kaminski
Vice President
Public Relations Manager
920-431-8894 PHONE
920-360-5914 CELL
Jennifer.kaminski@associatedbank.com