Best Bet Business Events for Monday, April 15

Posted on Apr 14, 2013 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Tuesday, April 16: The Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership will kick off its ExporTech series in Appleton. The three sessions are designed to help manufacturers increase foreign sales. The second session will be Thursday, May 16 and the third on Wednesday, June 9. For information:

Thursday, April 18: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Business & Breakfast called The Aging Population from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the F.K. Bemis Conference Center at St. Norbert College in DePere. Cost for members is $18, non-members, $35. To register, visit

Thursday, April 18: The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce is hosting a new monthly breakfast program called Fox Cities BizBlend, an event featuring news and networking. The first BizBlend will be from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Ridgeway Country Club, 2913 County Road II in Neenah. The speaker will be Bret McKitrick of Associated Finance Group, who will present “Strategic Planning for Health Care Reform.” The cost is $18 pre-paid for members, $25 at the door, or $35 for potential members. To register, go to

Saturday, April 20: The Executive Women’s Golf Association is hosting its annual spring kick-off from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fox Valley Golf Club, W1759 County Hwy UU in Kaukauna. The public is invited and attendees do not need to golf to participate. The event includes a brunch, door prizes, networking and a silent auction to benefit Leaven, an organization providing financial assistance and resources to people in need. Gently used children’s clothing will be collected for the Community Clothes Closet. Register at Cost is $25 for members in advance through April 15 or $30 at the door; or $30 for EWGA guests and non-members.

Tuesday, April 23: The Fond du Lac Area HR Council will host the presentation, “The Future of HR: What’s next for the profession?” from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn of Fond du Lack. Reserve your place by Friday, April 19. Cost is $20 for HR Council members, $25 for Association of Commerce members and $30 for non-members. Visit or call (920) 921-9500.

Thursday, April 25: Crane Engineering’s Tech Expo will be held at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. “Driving Results Through Innovation” will feature new product innovations from more than 45 top equipment manufacturers. Twelve tech sessions held during the event include topics such as phosphorus water treatment and managing assets for reduced lifecycle cost. For information:

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