December 06, 2013

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New North Live! Summit 2013

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Length:46:10

You won’t want to miss the headlines at the 2013 Summit! On Friday, December 6th at Radisson Hotel in Green Bay, gain exclusive access to Northeast Wisconsin’s cover stories brought to you “live” by businesspeople of the New North region. With exclusive coverage on current affairs like workforce, entrepreneurship and education, Northeast Wisconsin is alive and vibrant and looking forward to an even brighter forecast in 2014.

Join your peers on Friday, December 6th for a day of networking, speakers and live updates on your region – and of course, great food too!

First Business is pleased to host the following breakout session:

2013 First Business Economic Forum by First Business Bank

Join us for the 2013 First Business Economic Forum for Northeast Wisconsin. Get the results of the 2013 First Business Economic Survey, administered by the A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Research at the University of Wisconsin. This is an annual survey of business owners, CEOs, and CFOs at companies with five or more employees in Northeast Wisconsin, Dane County, Milwaukee County, and Waukesha County. Results include 2013 actual and 2014 predicted: sales revenue, total operating costs, capital expenditures, profitability, number of employees, changes in wages, and changes in pricing. This New North Summit breakout session will also include a live panel discussion with local business leaders on economic trends in Northeast Wisconsin. 

Panelists:

  • Darwin Copeman, CEO of Jewelers Mutual Insurance
  • Craig Dickman, CEO of Breakthrough Fuel
  • Ben Griggs, CEO of Aarrowcast, Inc.

The results will be presented by Dennis Winters of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the panel discussion will be moderated by Margaret LeBrun of Insight Publications.