Best Bet Business Events for Week of Dec. 3

Posted on Dec 2, 2012 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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New North, Inc. will hold its ninth annual New North Summit starting at 7 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7 at the Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Appleton. The summit will include speakers, breakout sessions and panels connected to its theme, “Innovate to Elevate,” featuring innovative processes, products and people in the region. Online registration is open. The cost is $75. Visit

Thursday, Dec. 6: The St. Norbert College CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series will feature Jim Kotek, CEO of Menasha Corporation. Kotek’s presentation, “Growth for Future Generations” will be held at the Butte des Morts Country Club in Appleton. The events are held from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Cost is $60 per person. Contact Jamie McGuire at [email protected]

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, Jan. 10: Cultivate, a new business growth conference hosted by the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce will be held 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.