Associated Bank names two new bank managers in the Madison area

Associated Bank names two new bank managers in the Madison area

MADISON, Wis. - January 16, 2012 - Associated Bank has named two new bank managers in the Madison area.

Susan Fischer has been promoted to assistant vice president, senior bank manager at the Associated Bank branch located at 4402 East Towne Boulevard, Madison. David Schneider has been hired as senior bank manager at the Associated Bank branch located at 4407 Cottage Road, Madison. In their roles both Fischer and Schneider are responsible for managing the overall operations of their branches while maintaining and developing business and consumer relationships.

Fischer has 30 years of banking experience and most recently for Associated was the branch manager at the Madison Northport branch location. She graduated from Lakeland College with her undergraduate degree and will be earning her master's of business administration degree from there in May 2012. Fischer has been an active volunteer in the Junior Achievement program.

Schneider comes to Associated from Citigroup and has 15 years of banking experience. He has been active in the community having served in the past as a youth wrestling coach and boys' club football coach in Pardeeville and youth football coach in Portage. He is a graduate of Fort Hays State University in Kansas.

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