CHICAGO – June 7, 2013 – Michael Holling, age 50, has been promoted to managing director, head of syndications, for Associated. He was previously head of commercial real estate syndications, a line of business he was recruited by the bank to develop two years ago.

Holling has over 25 years of capital markets experience, including senior positions at US Bank, JP Morgan, and Banc of America Securities, with specializations in commercial real estate finance, loan syndications, and mezzanine financing. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri - Columbia and received his master’s in business administration from Northwestern University's Kellogg School.

In addition to his extensive career in the financial industry, he serves the community as a board member of the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis and Kenilworth United Fund.

Holling’s office is located at 190 S. LaSalle St. in Chicago.