Best Bet Business Events for the week of Aug. 4

Posted on Aug 4, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Wednesday, Aug. 6: The Fox Cities Chamber will host its Pulse Lunch & Learn at Rock Garden Studios, 101 W. Edison Ave #120, Appleton from 11:45 a.m.-2 pm. The event will focus on creating, performing and recording music in Northeast Wisconsin. Guests include Marc Golde of Rock Garden Studios, Nathan Litt of Willems Marketing and artists performing at the Appleton Mile of Music. Registration: Thursday, Aug. 14: The Fox Cities Chamber will host its Business Connection event from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at 125 N. Superior St., Appleton.

Wednesday, Aug. 6: The Chamber of Manitowoc County will present the free seminar “5-Star Customer Service” 4-5:30 p.m. at the Manitowoc Public Library-Balkansky Room, 707 Quay St., Manitowoc. The event is open to the public at a cost of $25 per person for non-Chamber and non-SAIL members. Registration, information: (920) 684-5575 or [email protected]

Thursday, Aug. 7: The Heart of the Valley Chamber will host its Business After Hours event from 5-7 p.m. Guests include CMIT Solutions, Advanced Professional Services. Registration, information: Friday, Aug. 8: The Heart of the Valley Chamber will host its Government Relations Roundtable from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Invited guests include school administrators from Freedom, Kaukauna, Kimberly, Little Chute and Wrightstown. Registration, information:

Aug. 7-10: Road America will host its “Continental Tire Road Race Showcase.” The weekend will include the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge on Saturday and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race on Sunday, and races from the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge, IMSA Prototype Lites and the Mazda MX-5 Cup.

Saturday, Aug. 9: Maker Faire Milwaukee organizers will hold a town hall-style meeting from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Colectivo Coffee Prospect Avenue Cafe, 2211 N Prospect Ave. The informal session will be open to the public, and provide anyone interested in Maker Faire Milwaukee with the opportunity to learn about Maker Faire, pick up information, talk with organizers or sign up to participate.

Tuesday, Aug. 12: Aspiring entrepreneurs and current small business owners are invited to learn how business ideas can be easily communicated and understood by prospective customers at the Imagination Network meeting from 6-8 p.m. at the Elks Club, 33 Sheboygan Street, Fond du Lac.

Monday, Aug. 18: The Fond du Lac Association of Commerce will host the ribbon cutting of Air Tech’s new facility at 251 Griffith Street, Fond du Lac at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 19: Ho-Chunk Gaming will host a Business Connection event from 5-6:30 p.m. at N7198 Hwy 45, Wittenberg. This event is open to Chamber members, their employees and guests. Reservations: (715) 524-2139 or [email protected]

Thursday, Sept. 18: The Safety Council of Manitowoc County will host its 2nd Annual Lakeshore Workers Compensation Symposium at Lakeshore Technical College, Cleveland from 7:30 a.m.-noon. Registration, information: (920) 684-5575 or [email protected]

Oct. 23-26: Kohler will host its 14th annual Food & Wine Experience.