Business leader Linzmeyer launches political bid

Posted on Jan 5, 2011 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Businessman Paul Linzmeyer is throwing his hat in the ring for Brown County Executive.

Linzmeyer, who previously was president of Bay Towel before launching his own business, was a founding member of the New North, Inc., and previously was chairman of the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce. 

Linzmeyer is announcing his run today at ZyQuest Inc. in Green Bay and will share the community-driven solutions he thinks will help the county deal with its many challenges.

LInzmeyer joins Tim Carpenter, Patrick Moynihan Jr., Andy Nicholson and Troy Streckenbach in seeking the position. Incumbent Tom Hinz is not seeking re-election. A primary will be held Feb. 15 with the top two vote-getters moving on to the general election on April 5.