Best Bet Business Events for the week of Oct. 6

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
Sean P. Johnson
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MONDAY, Oct. 6: Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce hosts a candidate forum for the 19th State Senate District, Noon, at the OuterEdge Stage, 303 N. Oneida St., Appleton. Candidates Roger Roth and Penny Bernard Schaber are competing for the seat vacated by the retirement of Mike Ellis, this election could change the balance of power in the Wisconsin State Senate.

MONDAY, Oct. 6: The Chamber of Manitowoc County’s “Business Connects with Government Luncheon” will feature a presentation on the upcoming Manitowoc Public School District referendum, 12-3 p.m., at the Best Western Lakefront Hotel, 101 Maritime Dr. Cost is $10 or lunch, but the presentation is free. For information and registration: (920) 684-5575 or [email protected].

TUESDAY, Oct. 7:  Green Bay Chamber of Commerce Advance workshop “Time Management and Delegation,” 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road. Joe Simon will explore the understanding and appreciation of time, people and who you are as key ingredients to leaders’ success. All two-day elective courses are $425 per person and all one-day courses are $200 per person, with group discounts available. For information and registration:  or (920) 496-2117 .

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 8: Women in Management Fox Cities, “I Want That Hour Back – Tips for Meeting Management,” Judy Ruhl, FVTC. Fox Banquets Rivertyme Catering, Appleton. $18/$20. Register Online:

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 8: Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours, 5-6:30 p.m., at JaJora Olive Oil, 2609 Central Ct.

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 8: The Global Education & Services department at Fox Valley Technical College and the Northeast Wisconsin International Business Network host Chris Kuehl, international chief economist and managing director of Armada Corporate Intelligence, 7:30 – 10:00 a.m., at FVTC’s D.J. Bordini Center, 5 Systems Drive. Kuehl will discuss the state of the global economy, obstacles to manufacturing growth and market expectations for 2015. Cost: $39. To register: or (920) 735-4844.

WEDNESDAY, Oct 8: Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce After Hours, 5-7 p.m., The Ambassador 117 S. Appleton St., Appleton. Meet fellow members and exchange business cards! Cost: $0/$20 for non-members.

FRIDAY, Oct. 10: Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce Government Roundtable, 8-9 a.m., 101 E. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna. These meetings are designed to be a safe, respectful environment for both our business leaders and legislators. To attend: [email protected].