Scott Cornelius named vice president of commercial banking at Associated Bank

Scott Cornelius named vice president of commercial banking at Associated Bank

WAUSAU, WIS. - August 8, 2012 - Scott Cornelius has joined Associated Bank as vice president, relationship manager for commercial banking. Cornelius' primary responsibilities are to the Wausau, Ashland, Crandon, Eagle River, Hayward, Hurley, Mercer, Minocqua and Park Falls markets. In this capacity he is responsible for business development and managing a portfolio of commercial customers.

Prior to joining Associated, Cornelius was a vice president of commercial banking and a business owner. A resident of Kronenwetter, he has been active in the United Way, Junior Achievement and the Wausau Chamber of Commerce. He brings seven years of banking experience to the position and is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point.

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 is a leading Midwest banking franchise, offering a full range of financial products and services through more than 250 banking locations serving more than 150 communities throughout Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota, and commercial financial services in Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio and Texas. Associated Bank, N.A. is an Equal Housing Lender, Equal Opportunity Lender and Member FDIC. 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