Wellness Summit presented by BizTimes Media

03/17/20177:00 am-10:30 am

The annual Wellness Summit, presented by BizTimes Media. This event provides a hands-on, practical and educational approach for company leaders.

View Program Details and Register

 

 

M&A Forum presented by BizTimes Media

04/21/20177:30 am-11:00 am

The annual M&A Forum, presented by BizTimes Media, will examine different business exit strategies, including recapitalizations, employee stock ownership programs, management buyouts, sale to private equity firms, mergers with strategic partners and more.

The M&A Forum will feature a leading keynote speaker in addition to a forum discussion designed to further educate and inform business owners, CEOs, presidents and their advisers to implement the right strategies.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

2017 Wisconsin International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-4:00 pm

This is the largest conference of its kind in the state with multiple breakout sessions on relevant international topics.

Global trade today is tomorrow’s future, is what you will find at this year’s 53rd annual conference featuring:

Breakfast & lunch keynotes
Expert led breakout sessions
Presentation of the Governor’s Export Awards
30+ exhibitors
500 attendees

For more information visit http://www.mmac.org/international.html or contact Sarah Zens at 414.287.4133

Media Sponsor: BizTimes Media

 

 

Women in Business Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media’s annual Women in Business breakfast kicks off our annual BizExpo. The event attracts southeastern Wisconsin’s top female executives, who gather to network and enjoy a panel discussion on the topics dominating our business landscape today.

2017 program details coming soon

 

 

BizExpo - Wisconsin's largest one-day business event

05/24/20179:00 am-5:00 pm

1 DAY | 3 MAIN STAGE EVENTS | 18 SEMINARS

Attend the 13th annual BizExpo to connect with hundreds of businesses, meet thousands of other professionals and learn from the area’s top business leaders.

Register in advance for your free BizExpo pass, or pay just $20 at the door. Registration opens in February.

Your BizExpo pass gets you admission to the show floor and all seminars. We’ll post a list of seminars at least 45 days before the event.

Interested in exhibiting? Call Linda Crawford at 414-336-7112 or advertise@biztimes.com

 

 

 

Bravo! Entrepreneur and I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

05/24/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

BOLD LEADERS. BRIGHT IDEAS.

This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrates the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies.

Ideal Bravo! Entrepreneur nominees are individuals who demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship including willingness to take risk, drive, perseverance, flexibility and more.

Ideal I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) nominees are companies who develop innovative products or services, or those with notably unique and innovative processes, operational structures and/or market strategies.

Prior to the awards program, join us for a luncheon and robust dialogue among a panel of entrepreneurs and innovators who share their stories – and lessons learned along the way.

2017 nomination form coming soon.

 

 

BizExpo After Hours presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20175:00 pm-7:00 pm

After a high-energy day on the BizExpo floor, join us for the upscale BizTimes After Hours cocktail party. Meet up with current and new connections over a favorite beverage to debrief the day or just relax and unwind.

Registration coming soon.

 

 

Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards

06/09/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

The annual Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards, presented by the Waukesha County Business Alliance in partnership with BizTimes Media, honors 10 businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges based upon financial growth, customer focus, a history of outstanding employee relations and a commitment to the community. They are honored at the awards luncheon and featured in the print and online editions of BizTimes Milwaukee.

2017 program details and application coming soon.

 

 

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/12/20177:00 am-11:30 am

Join other family & closely held companies and learn how to navigate many of the complex issues related to growing a successful and sustainable family and closely held business. It’s your opportunity to learn and network with others who are on the same journey as they strive to build wealth and create a lasting legacy.

Spend a morning learning from family business owners and CEOS on topics ranging from culture, growth, transitioning, sustained success, and legacy. Each session will include leaders of local, family and closely-held businesses who will share their advice and experiences.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

Future 50 Awards

09/22/201711:00 am-1:30 pm

Milwaukee’s Future 50 Program, established in 1988, recognizes privately-owned companies in the seven county region that have been in business for at least three years and have shown significant revenue and employment growth. The companies are honored at the annual Future 50 Luncheon, are highlighted in the MMAC’s Membership Directory and are often featured in news articles published by BizTimes Milwaukee.

2017 program details and application coming soon.

 

 

Next Generation Manufacturing Summit

10/04/20177:00 am-10:45 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media and M7 features an exciting interactive discussion with chief executive officers of southeastern Wisconsin companies. The CEOs will share their companies’ best operational strategies and discuss their solutions for competing in a global marketplace and how they are planning for tomorrow today.

2017 program details coming soon.

Main stage event at the Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show.

 

 

Nonprofit Excellence Awards presented by BizTimes Media

11/02/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media presents its annual awards program to salute southeastern Wisconsin’s best corporate citizens and most effective nonprofit organizations.

The awards presentation is preceded by a panel discussion where local business leaders will share how a culture of giving is good for both business and the community. Each panelist shares a deep belief in their company’s commitment to corporate citizenship and its positive impact on our community and their business.

2017 program details and nomination form coming soon.

 

 

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/16/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, Marquette University’s Bell Real Estate Program and the Commercial Association of Realtors Wisconsin (CARW), is southeastern Wisconsin’s premier networking and information event for the industry. This conference examined the latest trends in commercial real estate and development and explored the possibilities for the year ahead.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/06/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards salute the impact and accomplishments of people and organizations that are making a positive difference in the community on the front lines of health care.

2017 nomination form coming soon.

WCREW - Change-Making through Commercial Real Estate

02/23/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

Join WCREW as we hear from change agents actively returning productivity to disadvantaged neighborhoods through industrial/commercial development. Featured speakers include Linda Gorens-Levey (General Capital), John Stibal (City of West Allis; First Ring Industrial Redevelopment Enterprise), Melissa Goins (Maures Development Group), Mark Thimke (Foley & Lardner) and Sandy Botcher (Northwestern Mutual). Register Now

"Navigate" Sales Workshop

02/23/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Navigate Want to speed up your sales cycle and win more sales? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Navigate. Join us to work through five sales tools that will qualify better prospects and opportunities, shift the conversation in your favor, speed up your sales cycle, and...

Real Estate Forum: Transforming your Playbook for Change

02/28/20172:30 pm-6:00 pm

Game changers embrace innovation and lead transformative teams. Join us for a discussion on how the new Washington administration, the Packers and the Bucks intend to do just that. Change starts with understanding where we are, so we will review some tax opportunities that already exist for real estate owners and operators:...

18th Annual Strategic Partnership Luncheon

03/02/201711:30 am-1:00 pm

Get Your Piece of the Pie! Hear strategies from business owners you can use to help your business sustain and grow.  Join The Business Council as it celebrates 18 years of helping ethnically-diverse businesses make strategic connections.  Network with other business owners and celebrate the successes of TBC’s Business and...

Forecasting Economic Trends

03/08/20177:30 am-10:00 am

Forecasting Economic Trends – Plan for growth, improve your odds in uncertain times Presented by the CEOs of Growing Businesses (CGB) If you could predict tomorrow’s economy, imagine the tremendous edge you would have. Brian Beaulieu’s presentation will dissect major economic trends and indicators to help you capitalize on opportunities...

"Align" Sales Workshop

03/09/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Align Drive your sales faster! MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm, presents Align. Looking for a better introductory message? Looking to align that message on the right prospects? Need to connect with more prospects? Join us to work through five sales tools that will target your efforts, help...

WBON/WWE March Breakfast

03/10/20177:00 am-9:00 am

Breakfast networking meetings are an opportunity to connect with other women business owners and entrepreneurs, and advance your knowledge and skills. Our breakfast meetings consist of either round table discussions, panel speakers or keynote speakers. Non-members are invited to visit one breakfast meeting as a guest. Guests: $25.00 Members: $20.00...

First Steps to Starting a Business

03/15/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

"Turbo Charge" Sales Workshop

03/16/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Turbo Charge Tired of not making your sales goals and hoping things will change? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Turbo Charge. Join us to learn the four sales rules and the four sales tools that have been built through five years of working with successful...

Wellness Summit presented by BizTimes Media

03/17/20177:00 am-10:30 am

The annual Wellness Summit, presented by BizTimes Media. This event provides a hands-on, practical and educational approach for company leaders. View Program Details and Register    

"Navigate" Sales Workshop

03/23/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Navigate Want to speed up your sales cycle and win more sales? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Navigate. Join us to work through five sales tools that will qualify better prospects and opportunities, shift the conversation in your favor, speed up your sales cycle, and...

Voices of Leadership: Malala Fund co-founder Shiza Shahid

03/28/20177:30 am-10:00 am

Voices of Leadership Stage Series featuring Shiza Shahid, co-founder of the Malala Fund Shiza Shahid, co-founder of the Malala Fund, led a global campaign tapping into the power of one woman’s courage. She will present on the topic of overcoming fear and developing courage to lead change. Ticket price is...

WBON/WWE Spring Luncheon: Pushing for Publicity

04/06/201711:00 am-1:00 pm

Pushing For Publicity - How To Sell Yourself, Your Product, Your Business to the Media with Katrina Cravy. This is one event you will not want to miss. Katrina with share with us some insights on how to get your message to the media. To register, please visit:   WbonWwe.org...

First Steps to Starting a Business

04/19/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

M&A Forum presented by BizTimes Media

04/21/20177:30 am-11:00 am

The annual M&A Forum, presented by BizTimes Media, will examine different business exit strategies, including recapitalizations, employee stock ownership programs, management buyouts, sale to private equity firms, mergers with strategic partners and more. The M&A Forum will feature a leading keynote speaker in addition to a forum discussion designed to...

Dream Big Dinner

04/27/20175:30 pm-8:30 pm

College Possible will again host the Dream Big Dinner, an annual event celebrating our 2017 college graduates. College Possible – a nonprofit dedicated to coaching promising low-income students to and through college – has achieved unmatched success in creating more graduates. The Dream Big Dinner will also celebrate local community...

2017 Wisconsin International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-4:00 pm

This is the largest conference of its kind in the state with multiple breakout sessions on relevant international topics. Global trade today is tomorrow's future, is what you will find at this year's 53rd annual conference featuring: Breakfast & lunch keynotes Expert led breakout sessions Presentation of the Governor's Export...

First Steps to Starting a Business

05/17/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Women in Business Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media's annual Women in Business breakfast kicks off our annual BizExpo. The event attracts southeastern Wisconsin's top female executives, who gather to network and enjoy a panel discussion on the topics dominating our business landscape today. 2017 program details coming soon    

BizExpo - Wisconsin's largest one-day business event

05/24/20179:00 am-5:00 pm

1 DAY | 3 MAIN STAGE EVENTS | 18 SEMINARS Attend the 13th annual BizExpo to connect with hundreds of businesses, meet thousands of other professionals and learn from the area's top business leaders. Register in advance for your free BizExpo pass, or pay just $20 at the door. Registration opens in...

Bravo! Entrepreneur and I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

05/24/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

BOLD LEADERS. BRIGHT IDEAS. This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrates the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies. Ideal Bravo! Entrepreneur nominees are individuals who demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship...

BizExpo After Hours presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20175:00 pm-7:00 pm

After a high-energy day on the BizExpo floor, join us for the upscale BizTimes After Hours cocktail party. Meet up with current and new connections over a favorite beverage to debrief the day or just relax and unwind. Registration coming soon.    

Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards

06/09/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

The annual Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards, presented by the Waukesha County Business Alliance in partnership with BizTimes Media, honors 10 businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges based upon financial growth, customer focus, a history of outstanding employee relations and a...

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/12/20177:00 am-11:30 am

Join other family & closely held companies and learn how to navigate many of the complex issues related to growing a successful and sustainable family and closely held business. It’s your opportunity to learn and network with others who are on the same journey as they strive to build wealth...

First Steps to Starting a Business

06/14/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

First Steps to Starting a Business

08/16/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

First Steps to Starting a Business

09/20/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Future 50 Awards

09/22/201711:00 am-1:30 pm

Milwaukee's Future 50 Program, established in 1988, recognizes privately-owned companies in the seven county region that have been in business for at least three years and have shown significant revenue and employment growth. The companies are honored at the annual Future 50 Luncheon, are highlighted in the MMAC's Membership Directory...

Next Generation Manufacturing Summit

10/04/20177:00 am-10:45 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media and M7 features an exciting interactive discussion with chief executive officers of southeastern Wisconsin companies. The CEOs will share their companies' best operational strategies and discuss their solutions for competing in a global marketplace and how they are planning for...

First Steps to Starting a Business

10/18/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Nonprofit Excellence Awards presented by BizTimes Media

11/02/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media presents its annual awards program to salute southeastern Wisconsin’s best corporate citizens and most effective nonprofit organizations. The awards presentation is preceded by a panel discussion where local business leaders will share how a culture of giving is good for both business and the community. Each panelist shares...

First Steps to Starting a Business

11/08/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/16/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, Marquette University’s Bell Real Estate Program and the Commercial Association of Realtors Wisconsin (CARW), is southeastern Wisconsin’s premier networking and information event for the industry. This conference examined the latest trends in commercial real estate and development and...

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/06/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards salute the impact and accomplishments of people and organizations that are making a positive difference in the community on the front lines of health care. 2017 nomination form coming soon.

First Steps to Starting a Business

12/13/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...