SNC’s speaker series provides food for thought

Posted on Nov 28, 2018 :: Features
Posted by , Insight on Business Staff Writer

Heading into the new year, St. Norbert College’s CEO Breakfast & Strategy Series has a strong lineup of business leaders from across the region, who will share their insights on a broad range of topics.

The CEO Breakfast Series is an outreach to the business community by St. Norbert’s Schneider School of Business & Economics. Speakers selected for the series share how they’ve steered their companies successfully through challenging times and a changing business climate allowing attendees to draw valuable insights they can apply at their organization.

All breakfasts start at 7:30 a.m. and are held either at Butte des Morts Country Club in Appleton or at the F.K. Bemis International Center on the St. Norbert campus.

Jan. 15 at Butte des Morts: Scott Teerlinck, president of Werner Electric Supply Co., will discuss “Transforming Disruption into Opportunity: Evolving to Meet the Needs of Tomorrow’s Employees and Customers.”

March 5 at the F.K. Bemis International Center: Christopher Howald, CEO of Tweet/Garot Mechanical, will present “Leader Know Thyself.”

April 4 at the F.K. Bemis International Center: Nature’s Way CEO Mike Devereux will present “Transforming Business in the Digital Age — Figuring out the Last Mile.”

April 10 at the F.K. Bemis International Center: Curt Kubiak, founder and CEO of NOVO Health, will present “Could the Sharing Economy Successfully Disrupt Healthcare?”

April 23 at the F.K. Bemis International Center: Bob Pyle, president and CEO of Pioneer Metal Finishing, will discuss “Acquisitions: Overcoming a Broken Culture, Broken Facilities and a Misleading Seller.”

Tickets for the breakfast is $60 per session. To purchase tickets for individual presentations or for the entire series, please visit or call (920) 403-3166.