90 Ideas in 90 Minutes 2017


Forming trustworthy relationships, making mistakes and maintaining integrity were some of the many key themes woven into 90 concepts shared by Milwaukee-area business and nonprofit organization leaders Dec. 7 at the BizTimes Media 90 Ideas in 90 Minutes event.

The event, held at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino and sponsored by Concordia University Wisconsin, featured nine speakers who each spoke for 10 minutes about 10 ideas that have helped him or her, or his or her organization, achieve success and fulfillment.

The speakers were:

  • Mary Dowell, founder and CEO of MJ Dowell & Associates
  • Jerry Jendusa, co-founder and partner at STUCK LLC
  • Vincent Lyles, president and CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee
  • Marsha Mather, owner of Laacke & Joys
  • Jim Mueller, president of Mueller QAAS
  • Ugo Nwagbaraocha, president of Diamond Discs International
  • Marie O’Brien president and CEO of EnterForce
  • Rick Schlesinger, chief operating officer of the Milwaukee Brewers
  • Vince Shiely, partner at Lubar & Co.
Photos by Paul Gaertner