Best Bet Business Events for Week of Jan. 7

Posted on Jan 7, 2013 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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The St. Norbert College CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series 2012-13 will feature Helen Johnson-Leipold, chairwoman of Johnson Financial Group, chairwoman and CEO of Johnson Outdoors and chairwoman of the Johnson Foundation at Wingspread. The event is Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the Butte des Morts Country Club in Appleton. The cost is $60. The next speaker in the series will be Mitch Weckop, CEO of Skyline Technologies, who will present on March 7 in Appleton. Contact Jamie McGuire at [email protected]

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. The cost is $75 for chamber members with discounts for three or more people from the same company. Cost for nonmembers is $100. Keynote speaker will be Seth Mattison, an expert in millennials in the workforce. Numerous breakout sessions will address topics such as technology, employee engagement, leadership and idea generation. For more information, visit or

Wednesday, Jan. 16: Management Women, Inc. will hold its luncheon program from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at Brett Favre’s Steakhouse in Green Bay. Speaker will be Jeanne Agneessens, program manager of Leadership Green Bay for the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce. Agneessens is responsible for recruiting, interviewing and selecting the top 40 leaders from local companies each year for an intense nine-month program educating and preparing them for community involvement. Program includes lunch. To register for the Management Women Luncheon Meeting, please contact Susan Nagel at (920) 419-8531 or [email protected] by Friday, Jan. 11. For more information, visit

Thursday, Jan. 17: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business & Breakfast will be held from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the F.K. Bemis International Center at St. Norbert College. Diane Roundy, director of business development for Schenck SC, will present “Relationship Building Is Not Dead – It Has Risen to a Whole New Level.” Roundy will share 20 strategies for developing real relationships during the business development process. The cost is $18 for members and $35 for prospective members. To register call the chamber at (920) 437-8704.