Paul Scherer hired as residential loan manager at Associated Bank

Paul Scherer hired as residential loan manager at Associated Bank

PEKIN, Ill. - November 9, 2011 - Paul Scherer has joined Associated Bank as vice president, residential loan manager. In his new capacity he works with customers to determine their best mortgage solution, while also supervising a team of loan officers. Scherer brings 14 years of lending experience to the position, and is very active in the community serving as a board member of the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Pekin Rotary Club. His office is at 300 S. 4th St. in Pekin.

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
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Jennifer.kaminski@associatedbank.com