December 13, 2013


Key Industries for Job Growth

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Join Governor Scott Walker and a panel of industry-leading experts for a  program on the key industries for job growth in Wisconsin in 2014 and beyond. Governor Walker will provide his perspective on the topic during a keynote  address, kicking off a dynamic panel discussion with experts representing advanced manufacturing, food and beverage, IT and water.

Advanced Manufacturing
Kent Lorenz, Ellison Technologies

Food & Beverage
Richard Leinenkugel, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

Information Technology (IT) 
Tina Chang, SysLogic

Paul Jones, A.O. Smith  

All attendees will receive a complimentary copy of the 2013 First Business  Economic Survey Report for Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties, summarizing 470 local business leaders’ actual and forecasted: sales revenue, profitability, operating costs, capital expenditures, employee numbers and wages, product pricing, and capacity. The annual survey is sponsored by First Business, and conducted and analyzed by the University of Wisconsin’s A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Research.

Event Sponors: First Business Bank-Milwaukee
Media Partner: BizTimes Media