Steve Esposito promoted to Associated VP, district manager of Retail Banking

Steve Esposito promoted to Associated VP, district manager of Retail Banking

MADISON, WIS. - August 30, 2012 - Steve Esposito has been promoted to vice president, district manager of retail banking with Associated Bank. In this capacity he leads a management team of 14 senior level bank branch employees in the greater Madison area, overseeing the operations and administration of 13 branch locations. He formerly was a vice president, market manager with Associated in the Chicago area. Esposito brings eight years of financial industry experience to his new role. His office is located at 2001 Londonderry Dr., Madison.

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.

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Jennifer.kaminski@associatedbank.com