Best Bet Business Events for Week of Dec. 10

Posted on Dec 9, 2012 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Cultivate, a new business growth conference hosted by the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce will be held Thursday, Jan. 10 from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Holiday Inn Neenah Riverwalk Hotel at 123 East Wisconsin Avenue in Neenah. Keynote speaker will be Seth Mattison, an expert in bridging workforce generation gaps. Ticket prices for members are $75 with discounts for three or more attendees from the same company. Non-members can attend for $100. For sponsorship or breakout speaker information, please contact Jessica Dennis at (920) 734-7101 or [email protected]. Visit to register.

Tuesday, Dec. 11: The Current, the young professionals group of the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, will hold a Lunch-n-Learn event from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kroc Center in Green Bay. Speaker Ryan Kauth will deliver the program, “Intrapreneurship: Innovation that no one talks about.” The cost is $15 for members of Current and $20 for nonmembers. To register call (920) 593-3408 or email [email protected].

Tuesday, Dec. 11: The Chamber of Manitowoc County will host a Chamber Café event, “Doing business in the cloud – is it right for me?” The program, which starts at noon at the chamber’s office at 1515 Memorial Drive in Manitowoc, will be presented by Barb Bellin, a business technology consultant at BizTech Business Technology Solutions. The event is free for chamber and Sail members and $25 for non-members. To register, call (920) 684-5575 or email [email protected].

Wednesday, Dec. 12: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is presenting its Business After Hours event from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the F.K. Bemis Conference Center at St. Norbert College. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served throughout the evening. The cost is $5 for members and $30 for prospective members. Tickets are required and must be picked up at the chamber office. Call (920) 437-8704.

Wednesday, Dec. 12: Citizens Bank in Kaukauna will host a Supper with Santa from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the bank, 205 E. 4th Street. The bank also is a collection site for Toys for Tots, and new unwrapped toys can be dropped off through Dec. 12. Complimentary hot dogs, chips and punch will be served, and kids can share their wish list with Santa. Citizens Bank representatives will be available to discuss banking questions. To RSVP, call (920) 766-8160.

Thursday, Dec. 13: Pulse, the young professionals group of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce, will host an etiquette dinner from 5:15 to 8 p.m. at Fox Valley Technical College, 1825 N. Bluemound Dr. Appleton. “Chef Jeff” of the Culinary Arts & Hospitality Department at FVTC will host a four-course meal and discussion of proper dining etiquette. Cost is $25 for Pulse members and $35 for non-members. Contact Connie Barlow at [email protected] to register.

Thursday, Dec. 20: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business & Breakfast event from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at St. Norbert College in Michels Commons Ballroom. Dana VanDen Heuvel, founder of MarketingSavant, will present “Becoming a Social Media Measurement Organization: Calculate Social Media Argument for Your Business” during the program. The event is $18 for members and $35 for prospective members. To register, call (920) 437-8704.