Best Bet Business Events for Week of April 30

Posted on Apr 29, 2012 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Goodwill’s Financial Information and Service Center (FISC) is offering the workshop, “Understanding and Improving Your Credit Score” on Thursday, May 10, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Goodwill’s Harmony Café at 1660 W. Mason St. in Green Bay.  The cost is $15 per person and includes a copy of your credit report. Payment and registration must be received by 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 9. To register or for more information, call FISC’s Menasha office at 1-800-366-8161. Visit

  • Wednesday, May 9: WMEP’s Manufacturing Matters will be held from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Frontier Airlines Center, Milwaukee. The day-long event sponsored by the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) will feature morning keynote speaker Tim Sullivan, former president and CEO of Bucyrus International, Inc., who is now a special consultant for business and workforce development for the state of Wisconsin. The day will also include a wide array of breakout sessions. Visit:
  • Tuesday, May 15: The Pulse – Future 15 Awards will be held from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at the UW-Fox Valley Communication Arts Center. Pulse, the young professionals network, and the Appleton Post-Crescent are sponsoring the second annual awards program to recognize young professionals who excel in the community. Cost is $30. Register by May 11. Visit
  • Wednesday, May 16: The Chamber of Manitowoc County invites all Leadership Manitowoc County alumni to attend the 5th Annual Leadership Manitowoc County Alumni Golf Outing to be held at Seven Lakes Golf Course in Cato. The cost of golf and a cart will be $20, or a package of golf, cart, and dinner is $40. The 2011-2012 class will have its graduation program immediately following the dinner. Visit the Chamber’s website at or call the Chamber at (920) 684-5575.
  • Thursday, May 24: The Thinc! Innovation conference will be held at the EAA in Oshkosh. THINC! Innovation includes two back-to-back events designed to nurture the exchange of innovative ideas and bring entrepreneurs and investors together. Part one, from 7:30 to 10 a.m., features the Technology & Human Innovation Networking Conference, presented by Insight Publications. Part two, from 10:30 to 4 p.m., features “Innovation to Capitalization,” presented by First Business Bank. Tickets for the event are $30. For more information or to register visit:


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