Best Bet Business Events for Week of June 7

Posted on Jun 6, 2010 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry is handing out their small business honors during a noon luncheon Wednesday at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. For more information, please visit www.foxcitieschamber.com.

Here are some other business-related events going on this week and the coming weeks throughout the New North:

Women in Management Inc. is holding its end-of-the-year event from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn-Manitowoc. The event will feature the announcement of the Woman Manager of the Year followed by a martinis and manicures social. All women business professionals and owners are invited to attend. Contact Beth at [email protected] by June 4 to register or for more information.

The Business Assistance Center Entrepreneurial Series will look at angel investing and how it works, and changes in SBA and commercial lending during a Tuesday seminar at the center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Featured speakers include: Paul A. Jones, JD, MBA, a proven entrepreneur; Chad Van Handel, banking officer for M & I Bank; and Rich Diemer, vice president and economic development officer with Wisconsin Business Development Finance Corporation. The event begins at 7 a.m. with breakfast and costs $10 to attend. Please RSVP to Lisa Harmann at 920-496-2110 or [email protected]

Schenck SC is holding a two-hour seminar “Increasing Profitability Within Your Restaurant or Bar: Top Strategies for Financial Strength” beginning with registration at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at Butte des Morts Country Club in Appleton and at 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Holiday Inn City Centre in Green Bay. For more information, or to register, visit www.schencksc.com/events or call Karie at 800-236-2246, ext. 1261.

The AITP-Northeastern Wisconsin Chapter is hosting an educational workshop on perseverance for business professionals, IT professionals, managers, directors and executives from 8 to 10:30 a.m. on June 16 at Rasmussen College, 904 S.Taylor St., Suite 100, in Green Bay. AITP is offering the workshop in partnership with Heart of a Champion Learning. For more information or to register, please visit http://new.aitp.org/new-aitp.

A two-hour workshop entitled “Achieving Customer Service Excellence” will be offered at five sites in East Central Wisconsin in June including June 15 in Wautoma, June 16 in Sheboygan, June 17 in Fond du Lac, June 22 in Kaukauna and June 23 in Oshkosh. The cost is $35 per person including materials. To register, call the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center Network at 800-232-8939 or go to www.uwosh.edu/sbdc.

Pulse, the Young Professionals Network, puts volunteer firefighters in the spotlight at its June 17 gathering. Beginning at 5:15 p.m. at the Little Chute Volunteer Fire Department, participants will tour the facility, put on some firefighting gear and experience the different things firefighters have to on the job.  This will be a great lesson in communication and leadership. For more information, please clickhere.

For more business events, please visit the New North’s online calendar.