MILWAUKEE – July 26, 2016 – Associated Bank has announced that Christopher Piotrowski, executive vice president and chief marketing officer, has been named Chief Marketing Officer of the Year by the Milwaukee Business Journal. 


The award is part of the Milwaukee Business Journal’s C-Suite Stars awards, which honors chief marketing officers, chief financial officers, chief information officers and top corporate counsel at Milwaukee-area companies. Winners were selected by the Milwaukee Business Journal based on their professional accomplishments and community work. All C-Suite Stars award winners were honored at an event at the Pfister Hotel and featured in a special section of the Milwaukee Business Journal on July 22.


Piotrowski joined Associated Bank in 2014. He is responsible for leading strategic initiatives in marketing and brand management and is accountable for public relations, corporate communications, customer experience and corporate social responsibility efforts. He also serves on the executive committee for Associated Banc-Corp. Piotrowski brings more than 15 years of experience in brand management, marketing, innovation and advertising development to Associated Bank.


“We are very proud to have a highly skilled marketing professional in a key leadership position who has helped Associated Bank move toward some key corporate goals through its marketing initiatives ,” said President and CEO Philip B. Flynn. “Those include deepening our relationships with our clients in a significant way and enhancing our contributions to the communities we serve.”