Last Day to Register for New Event Designed to Bring Together Local Innovators and Investors
Part 2: INNOVATION to CAPITALIZATION Starts at 10:30 a.m.
After "THINC!" the event switches gears to focus on the process of taking ideas to capital in Part 2: INNOVATION to CAPITALIZATION.
This second event will kick off at 10:30 a.m., with Lisa Johnson, Aaron Hagar, and Tim Cooley of The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation discussing how the state can support capitalization. Lunch includes a presentation from Alan Klapmeier, CEO of Kestrel Aircraft, and is presented by AeroInnovate. Tom Still, President of The Wisconsin Technology Council and Zach Brandon, Director of Wisconsin Angel Network will lead the afternoon session with topics including where to go for help for your business, building the right relationship with your investors and conclude with a practice pitch (including crowd participation) from a finalist from the Governor’s Business Plan contest. The day will conclude with a networking mingle after the pitch.
INNOVATION to CAPITALIZATION Speakers include:
Tickets are $30 and include lunch. Local innovators and investors can register by going to www.thincinnovationevent.com. Members of the press can receive free passes to attend by contacting Jodie Johnson at 608-358-6289 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT FIRST BUSINESS BANK - NORTHEAST
First Business Bank - Northeast is headquartered at 3913 W. Prospect Avenue in Appleton. In addition to offering commercial loan products, First Business Bank - Northeast offers a full line of deposit, investment, and equipment finance products through its affiliates First Business Bank - Madison and First Business Trust & Investments. Among these products are: remote deposit, treasury management, Internet banking, retirement plans, investment management services, trust services, asset-based lending, and equipment finance and leasing. For additional information, call 920-734-1800.
About First Business Financial Services, Inc.
First Business Financial Services (Nasdaq:FBIZ) is a $1.3 billion Wisconsin-based bank holding company that specializes in focused financial solutions for businesses, key executives, and high net worth individuals through its operating companies. It is the 2nd largest Wisconsin-based commercial bank holding company listed on NASDAQ or the NYSE. Its companies include: First Business Bank - Madison; First Business Bank - Milwaukee; First Business Bank - Northeast; First Business Trust & Investments; First Business Equipment Finance, LLC; and First Business Capital Corp. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com or call (608) 238-8008.
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