Associated Banc-Corp continues to grow its Milwaukee area team
MILWAUKEE - September 12, 2011 - Associated Banc-Corp's commercial banking division continues to grow with the promotion or hiring of four new leaders in the greater Milwaukee area.
John Slominski has been hired as senior vice president, director residential lending credit/default management where he is responsible for underwriting and default services management. Prior to joining Associated he spent 25 years managing large-scale domestic and international consumer and commercial lending, reinsurance, insurance operations, consumer and retail credit policy management and consumer/mortgage default management. Most recently he was director of portfolio surveillance for MGIC Investment Corporation in Milwaukee. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University. Slominski works in Associated's offices located at 330 E. Kilbourne Ave., Milwaukee.
Jim Larcheid has been hired as a senior mortgage loan officer. He is responsible for originating mortgage loans with a specialty in new construction financing. Prior to joining Associated Larcheid worked for North Shore Bank as a mortgage loan officer. He has more than 20 years of mortgage lending experience and is a member of the Metropolitan Builder's Association. Larcheid works out of Associated's Brookfield offices at 19600 W. Bluemound Road.
Douglas Gray has joined Associated as an assistant vice president, residential loan officer, also coming from North Shore Bank. In his present capacity he works with customers to determine their best mortgage solution. He brings 14 years of experience to the position. Gray works out of Associated's Brookfield offices at 19600 W. Bluemound Road.
John Buresh has been promoted to vice president, relationship manager in Associated's Commercial Real Estate Group. He is responsible for originating and retaining commercial real estate loans by providing financing of $1 million to $20 million to customers who own investment property. Buresh started with Associated in 2009 as a portfolio manager, and brings nearly 10 years of experience to the position. Buresh works in Associated's offices located at 330 E. Kilbourne Ave., Milwaukee.
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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.