M&A Forum - presented by BizTimes Media

04/03/20197:00 am-11:00 am

BizTimes Media’s annual M&A Forum helps buyers and sellers learn what they need to know as they consider their options and move through the process. Each year, the Forum provides valuable insight on a host of buy-sell concerns, from exit strategies to finding the perfect acquisition.

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Waukesha 2035 - presented by BizTimes Media

04/26/20197:00 am-11:00 am

This innovative event focuses on the unique challenges facing Waukesha County and how the individuals there will live, work and play by 2035. The topics covered will include workforce development and leadership issues, specifically covering training, transportation, economic development, access, and the future of work with both a keynote presentation and roundtable sessions.

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Women in Business presented by BizTimes Media

05/30/20197:30 am-9:30 am

Women in Business presented by BizTimes Media

REINVENTING YOURSELF
Choosing a new vision for your future

Join us on May 30th as we kick off the 15th annual BizExpo. BizTimes Managing editor Molly Dill will lead a discussion with four of the region’s business and community leaders on the various paths each has taken in her career.

You’ll hear about the drive, curiosity and leadership skills they leveraged to choose new roles that have allowed them to continue to grow and have fulfilling careers.

From corporate to entrepreneur to nonprofit, each of the panelists made a conscious decision to change her career path. Listen as they discuss the opportunities, setbacks and lessons learned from changing industries and careers.

Panelists:
Deborah Allen, President & CEO, DNA Network LLC (1)
Maggie Fernandes, Software Developer, MacGregor Partners (2)
Kathy Thornton-Bias, President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee (3)
Julie Waterman, Owner, Indulgence Chocolatiers (4)

Moderator: Molly Dill – Managing editor, BizTimes Milwaukee

15th Annual BizExpo - presented by BizTimes Media

05/30/20199:00 am-4:30 pm

The largest business to business networking conference in SE Wisconsin where top level executives come to grow business relationships, research new products & services and attend business strategy seminars.

Make plans now to exhibit at or attend BizTimes Media’s 15th Annual BizExpo.

• Learn from high profile speakers at the Women in Business Breakfast and Bravo!/IQ Awards Luncheon
• Choose from 18 strategy seminars to help you grow your company
• Connect with area vendors and hear first-hand about their products and services
• Finish the day at the BizExpo After Hours networking event

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

05/30/201911:30 am-1:30 pm

This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrated the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies. Prior to the awards program, the event featured a luncheon and robust dialogue among entrepreneurs and innovators who shared their stories – and lessons learned along the way.

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.

Thank you for your nominations. The 2019 winners will be announced soon.

 


Past Events:

2018 Bravo! Entrepreneur /I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

2017 Bravo! Entrepreneur /I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

2016 Bravo! Entrepreneur/I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards


Interested in sponsoring an event? To reap the benefits of the ultimate in-person marketing opportunity contact Linda Crawford, Director of Sales, to discuss opportunities. Event sponsorships are limited.

 

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/13/20197:00 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.

SAVE THE DATE – more details coming soon

Future 50 Awards

09/20/201911:00 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.

Application Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019


Past Events:

2018 Future 50 Awards

2017 Future 50 Awards

2016 Future 50 Awards

Next Generation Manufacturing Summit

10/09/20197:00 am-11:00 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media, 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.

SAVE THE DATE – more details coming soon

Main stage event at the Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show.

 

 

Nonprofit Excellence Awards

11/01/20197:00 am-9:30 am

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

The awards will shine a light on excellence in philanthropy and nonprofit leadership. The recipients of the awards will be saluted at a breakfast program on November 1st, 2019. Nominate the people and for-profit organizations who are making a positive difference in the community by donating their time, talent and treasure. Nominate the nonprofit organizations that are making the region a better place to live, work and play. Self-nominations also are encouraged!

Corporate Citizenship Awards

Corporate Citizen of the Year:
This award is given to a for-profit organization in recognition of its impact to a single or multiple nonprofit organizations through financial contributions collective efforts to promote, encourage and organize fundraising efforts and company-sponsored programs and/or events engaging employees to participate in volunteerism.

Corporate Volunteer of the Year
This award is given to a for-profit non-executive volunteer who demonstrates outstanding dedication to a nonprofit or multiple nonprofit organizations. Active volunteerism can be ongoing or linked to a specific single project or cause.

In-Kind Supporter
This award is given to a professional or company that provides in-kind support to single or multiple nonprofit organizations through any type of non-financial contributions.

Next Generation Leadership
This award is given to for-profit, (under 40 year-old) executive who demonstrates leadership and significant contributions to single or multiple nonprofit organizations through active leadership on a board and/or strategic management/guidance.

Nonprofit Awards

Nonprofit Collaboration of the year award
This award recognizes a collaborative project that encompasses developed collaborative relationships with other nonprofit organizations engagement of multiple stakeholders within the community being served and innovation in approaching a community problem or issue and have leveraged these relationships to make and even more meaningful impact in the community. Note: since this award recognizes a project that may involve multiple organizations or individuals, it may be “awarded” to more than one part of the project in recognition of their contributions.

Nonprofit Executive of the Year
This award is given to a nonprofit leader who demonstrates vision and innovation in advancing the mission of the nonprofit extensive involvement in a nonprofit and/or creativity in bringing new resources and opportunities to the nonprofit.

Nonprofit (organization) of the year
This award is given to a nonprofit organization (not an individual) in recognition for creativity and innovation in building a sustainable organization excellence in teamwork and an outstanding dedication to the organization’s mission in the community organizational excellence in management and operations
– Large (operating budget $3M and above)
– Small (operating budget under $3M)

Social Enterprise
This award recognizes a nonprofit organization that demonstrates creative application of the principles of social enterprise in the operation and funding of the organization.


Past Events & Winners:

2018 Nonprofit Excellence Awards

2017 Nonprofit Excellence Awards

2016 Nonprofit Excellence Awards

2015 Nonprofit Excellence Awards

2014 Nonprofit Excellence Awards


Interested in sponsoring an event? To reap the benefits of the ultimate in-person marketing opportunity contact Linda Crawford, Director of Sales, to discuss opportunities. Event sponsorships are limited.

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/15/20197:00 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee 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.

SAVE THE DATE – more details coming soon

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/13/20197:30 am-9:30 am

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards recognize the heroes among us – people and organizations making an impact on the health and wellness of southeastern Wisconsin in the health care sector. In this special section, we honor their achievements and tell their stories.

Nominations Deadline: Friday, October 18, 2019
Winners will be notified early November

Are You Working In Your Business Or On Your Business?

03/28/201912:00 pm-2:00 pm

Are you spending your time completing tasks in your business that you can delegate? Do you find that you don’t have enough time to plan and strategize to grow your business? Are you bogged down in the day to day operations instead of working on strategies that will take your...

M&A Forum - presented by BizTimes Media

04/03/20197:00 am-11:00 am

BizTimes Media’s annual M&A Forum helps buyers and sellers learn what they need to know as they consider their options and move through the process. Each year, the Forum provides valuable insight on a host of buy-sell concerns, from exit strategies to finding the perfect acquisition.

Get Everything You Want From Your Business With EOS®

04/12/20198:00 am-10:00 am

Are You Running Your Business, Or Is It Running You? Are you getting everything you want from your business… enough revenue and profit, an amazing team? Growing from Good to Great isn’t easy. If you’re frustrated, ready for more success, and more afraid of the status quo than change, let us show you...

Waukesha 2035 - presented by BizTimes Media

04/26/20197:00 am-11:00 am

This innovative event focuses on the unique challenges facing Waukesha County and how the individuals there will live, work and play by 2035. The topics covered will include workforce development and leadership issues, specifically covering training, transportation, economic development, access, and the future of work with both a keynote presentation...

2019 Wisconsin International Trade Conference

05/08/20197:30 am-5:00 pm

Pursuing opportunities in global trade can be daunting. From finding financing and complying with complex regulations to determining distribution channels and selecting the most viable markets, it’s a tough job. Let MMAC’s World Trade Association accelerate your growth, introduce you to the right resources, and speed up your international potential....

CCB TechShowcase

05/09/20197:15 am-5:00 pm

The sixth annual CCB TechShowcase, Wisconsin’s premier IT conference, is the only event in the state that brings the world’s top technology companies together for business leaders and IT decision makers to learn more about the latest in business technology and trends. With over 40 breakout sessions led by industry-leading...

Women in Business presented by BizTimes Media

05/30/20197:30 am-9:30 am

Women in Business presented by BizTimes Media REINVENTING YOURSELF Choosing a new vision for your future Join us on May 30th as we kick off the 15th annual BizExpo. BizTimes Managing editor Molly Dill will lead a discussion with four of the region’s business and community leaders on the various...

15th Annual BizExpo - presented by BizTimes Media

05/30/20199:00 am-4:30 pm

The largest business to business networking conference in SE Wisconsin where top level executives come to grow business relationships, research new products & services and attend business strategy seminars. Make plans now to exhibit at or attend BizTimes Media’s 15th Annual BizExpo. • Learn from high profile speakers at the...

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

05/30/201911:30 am-1:30 pm

This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrated the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies. Prior to the awards program, the event featured a luncheon and robust dialogue among entrepreneurs and innovators...

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/13/20197:00 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...

Future 50 Awards

09/20/201911:00 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

10/09/20197:00 am-11:00 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media, 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. SAVE THE DATE - more details coming soon...

Nonprofit Excellence Awards

11/01/20197:00 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media presents the sixth annual awards program to salute southeastern Wisconsin’s best corporate citizens and most effective nonprofit organizations. The awards will shine a light on excellence in philanthropy and nonprofit leadership. The recipients of the awards will be saluted at a breakfast program on November 1st, 2019. Nominate...

Big Celebration of Mentoring Gala

11/02/20195:00 pm-11:00 pm

Saturday, November 2, 2019.  You are invited to a party to celebrate the remarkable power of one-to-one mentoring. For more information visit https://www.bbbsmilwaukee.org/gala/

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/15/20197:00 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee 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...

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/13/20197:30 am-9:30 am

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards recognize the heroes among us – people and organizations making an impact on the health and wellness of southeastern Wisconsin in the health care sector. In this special section, we honor their achievements and tell...