MILWAUKEE, WIS. –  August 31, 2020 – Good Karma Brands’ Wisconsin-owned stations, ESPN Madison, ESPN Milwaukee, and Newsradio 620 WTMJ have partnered with Associated Bank to award two local, small businesses each a customized  advertising campaign to help achieve success and thrive in their respective community.  
Beginning on Monday, August 31, 2020, small businesses can enter the “Rebuilding Wisconsin Business” contest to win a $30,000 advertising campaign on 100.5 ESPN Madison or a $50,000 on both 94.5 ESPN Milwaukee and Newsradio 620 WTMJ.  
“We are excited to team up with Associated Bank to develop a customized advertising campaign to give two deserving small businesses the opportunity to grow during this time of uncertainty,” said Keith Williams, vice president of Good Karma Brands and ESPN Madison market manager. 
In addition, Steve Wexler, vice president of Good Karma Brands and GKB Milwaukee market manager said, “Associated Bank shares our commitment to local service, and the “Rebuilding Wisconsin Business” program is an excellent example of that commitment.” 
To enter, businesses should visit and will be asked to explain in 300 words or less how you embody the philosophy of “Rooted in Midwest”, connect with the small business community, and make an impact with the local community. The contest is open to all for-profit small business owners over the age of 18 whose business meets the following criteria: annual revenue less than $10 million in 2019 and in business of a minimum of two years.  
For complete entry requirements and official rules, please visit Submissions will be accepted through Sunday, September 27, 2020 and both winners will be announced on-air on Friday, October 2, 2020.


About Good Karma Brands Good Karma Brands, LLC (GKB) is a sports media and entertainment company with expertise in local sports marketing activation. In addition to ESPN Milwaukee and ESPN Madison, radio assets include Newsradio WTMJ in Milwaukee, four additional ESPN affiliated radio stations in Chicago, Cleveland and West Palm Beach, and two stations in Beaver Dam, Wis. In partnership with ESPN, GKB also offers local marketing partners geotargeted advertising on ESPN’s digital platforms. In addition to its radio assets, GKB boasts a number of premium brands, including an events division that produces the Wisconsin Sports Awards, Tundra Trio hospitality houses in Green Bay, Wis., and the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl. For more information, please visit 
About Associated Banc-Corp Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE: ASB) has total assets of $36 billion and is one of the top 50 publicly traded U.S. bank holding companies. Headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Associated is a leading Midwest banking franchise, offering a full range of financial products and services from more than 240 banking locations serving more than 120 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 

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