Best Bet Business Events for Week of May 19

Posted on May 19, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Insight Publications hosts THINC! (Technology & Human Innovation Networking Conference) from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 20 at the James W. Perry Hall at UW-Fox Valley in Menasha. Keynote speaker is Efrem Z. Stringfellow, Microsoft vice president for the U.S. Central Region. The 2014 Insight Innovation Awards will be presented immediately following the keynote. Visit for information and registration.

Wednesday, May 21: Weidert Group hosts an Inbound Marketing Bootcamp, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Bridgewood Resort Hotel, Neenah. This one-day event will lead attendees through the inbound methodology and provide the tools needed to start creating an inbound marketing strategy and accelerate business growth. For information and registration:

Wednesday, May 21: First Business Bank, along with Insight Publications LLC, will present the Enterprising Nonprofits 2014 Conference from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at The Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. The event is designed for nonprofits to network, share best practices and identify opportunities for collaboration. Keynote speaker is Vicki Clark, senior governance consultant for BoardSource. For information and registration:

Wednesday, May 21: The Chamber of Manitowoc County Wellness Council and Healthiest Manitowoc County will host a National Employee Health and Fitness Challenge. This event is free and businesses need not be Chamber members to participate. For registration and information: (920) 684-5575 or

Wednesday, June 4: The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry will hold its Business Trifecta event at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. The Business Awards Luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per person or $275 for a table of 10 for chamber members; $35 per person and $375 for a table of 10 for nonmembers. A Business Expo speed networking event will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Pre-registration is required for the speed networking event. A Business Connection will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. For information and registration:

Friday, June 13: The NEW Manufacturing Alliance is accepting nominations for the third annual Excellence in Manufacturing/K-12 Partnerships Awards through today. The Awards Dinner will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay.

Saturday, June 21: The United Way “Day of Action” for businesses will be held. Companies can coordinate a service project, run a collection drive, donate to a pantry or conduct another volunteer activity. For information, contact Lisa Clark, (920)-593-4769.