The next installment of “Breakfast with Bakke Norman,” a free quarterly seminar series, is “Business and Economic Development in Western Wisconsin”. The seminar will be held on May 17, 2013, at the WITC New Richmond campus. Registration, hot breakfast and networking begin at 7:30 am. The program will be from 8:00 am to 10:00 am.
Join us for a panel discussion about the economic development tools available in Western Wisconsin and how those tools can be used to promote business growth. Topics covered include Regional Business Fund and Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation tools; training and partnership with local educational institutions and developers agreements. Register now by clicking here or by calling 715-246-3800. An informational flyer is available here. Registration appreciated by May 10. The program is free and open to the public.
Scheduled panelists include:
- Mark Tyler, President of OEM Fabricators, Inc., to discuss opportunities available with local technical colleges and universities.
- Char Gurney, Economic Development Fund Manager at West Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission, explaining Regional Business Fund tools.
- Ryan Murray, Chief Operating Officer for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, to cover the WEDC tools available for businesses and local governments.
- Tom Schumacher, Attorney and Managing Shareholder at Bakke Norman, sharing local government tools, including developers agreements.
If you have questions, please contact Janet by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 715-246-3800.