Peoria, Ill. – November 16, 2015 – Bryan Gruss joins Associated Bank as assistant vice president, senior bank manager for the Associated Bank location at 4600 Brandywine Dr. His primary responsibility is managing the sales and operations of the branch while directing activities to help maintain and develop business and consumer relationships.

Prior to joining Associated, Gruss served as assistant branch manager with PNC Bank where he was managed a team of banking, expanded business partnerships, and recommended financial solutions for his customers. In 2012 he was awarded the PNC Bank Achievement award.