Associated Bank Announces New Sheboygan Branch

Associated Bank Announces New Sheboygan Branch

Bank presents third branch in Sheboygan County

Sheboygan, Wis. - Sept. 15, 2011 - Associated Bank, part of Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ: ASBC), announced today the company's plans for celebrating the grand opening of its new in-store branch located at located at 595 South Taylor Drive.

The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony will take place in conjunction with the new Sheboygan Festival Foods ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Fellow Sheboygan community ambassadors will be in attendance, as well as the Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce. Food and beverages will be served throughout Festival Foods following the event.

"As part of our continued commitment to the Sheboygan community, we are pleased to announce the opening of this new Associated Bank location," said Rick Bondowski, Regional Retail Director, Associated Bank. "We appreciate all of our customers and hope to add to their overall banking experience."

The branch will be open for business Friday Sept. 16 at 9 a.m.

Customers who stop at the new branch location can open a Packers checking account and receive a package that includes a custom Aaron Rodgers bobble head, a limited edition Aaron Rodgers poster, and a pigskin checkbook cover with Rodgers' signature and the Packers logo-along with a free first order of Packers checks. Existing customers may upgrade their accounts to Packers checking and receive the checks, the checkbook cover, and the Rodgers poster. The Packers checking account promotion ends October 30, 2011.

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