Best Bet Business Events for week of March 24

Posted on Mar 23, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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First National Bank-Fox Valley (FNB Fox Valley), Asset Builders and other community partners will present the second-annual Oshkosh Money Conference on 2014 at Oshkosh West High School on Saturday, April 5. Registration and breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m. The program is from 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The conference features 18 workshops for adults on personal finance, and also offers age-appropriate classes for students from age 6. For more information or to register, call UW Extension-Winnebago County at (920) 232-1970 or email [email protected]. For information, visit

Tuesday, March 25: The Chamber of Manitowoc County Wellness Council will host an Awareness Lunch, “Ergonomics in the Workplace-A Natural Fit,” presented by Mary Fitzpatrick Pelegrin, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at KI, 1400 S. 41st St., Manitowoc. The event is $10 per person for Chamber and Sail members, and $25 per person for non-members. Lunch is included. To register, call (920) 684-5575 or email [email protected]

Wednesday, March 26: The Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay is among the partners that will present “Crowdfunding Rules and Regulations,” part of the Innovation Series of the Advance Business and Manufacturing Center, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St., Green Bay. The cost for the event is $10. Register at For more information, visit

Friday, March 28: Propel Oshkosh Young Professionals Network will host a casino night fundraiser, “Propel Prohibition and Poker,” on at the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center from 7 to 10 p.m. Proceeds go toward the Oshkosh Community Education Fund. Tickets are $35. For more information, contact Zack Pawlosky at (920) 267-7922 or email [email protected]

Tuesday, April 8: The Northeast Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society for Training & Development will host a program from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at Cambria Suites in Appleton. The speaker is Penn Vieau, vice president-talent development manager at Associated Bank. The cost is $30 for non-members. For more information, visit

Monday, April 14:  The Door County Economic Development Corporation is hosting its annual investors meeting and luncheon in Sturgeon Bay. Gov. Scott Walker has been invited to be the keynote speaker. The event begins at noon. Tickets are $35 per person or $330 for a table of ten. For more information, contact DCEDC at (920) 743-3113 x200 or email [email protected].

Friday, April 25: Applications are due for the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s 2014 Business Awards. Winners will be recognized in Small and Large Categories for most awards. The awards will be presented during the chamber’s Business Trifecta on Wednesday, June 4. For more information, visit

Tuesday, May 6: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will host its Power Networking Breakfast from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the chamber, 300 N. Broadway. The cost is $16 for non-members and free for members. For more information, visit

Saturday, May 17: Unity is seeking volunteers for the Cellcom Green Bay Marathon. Unity, a provider of hospice and palliative care, receives a portion of the proceeds to support the needs of under- and uninsured patients. Volunteer openings are available for both Saturday, May 17 for the 5K run/walk and on Sunday, May 18 for the full- and half-marathons. Visit www.cellcomgreenbaymarathon.