First Business

First Business Economic Forum of Milwaukee & Waukesha Counties

The A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Research, First Business Bank, and Carroll University are pleased to conduct the first annual First Business
Economic Survey and Forum.

The First Business Economic Survey of Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties surveyed over 400 business owners on economic indicators critical for decisions in today’s competitive environment. This first annual First Business Economic Forum will include a brief presentation on the survey results with a panel discussion to follow.

Dr. Greg Kuhlemeyer, Dean; and Matthias Bollmus,Assistant Professor; at Carroll University, will present the findings and discuss implications of the 2008 survey. They will identify trends based
on what local business owners reported as actual and forecasted: sales revenue, production and operating costs, capital expenditures, profitability,staffing, and wages. They will also cover operating capacity, performance compared to expectations,
and business projections.

A panel discussion with audience participation will follow. Participants include:


  • Cliff Anglewicz - Yale Equipment Services, Inc.

  • Sue Marks - Pinstripe, Inc.

  • Rob Parry - ZBB Energy Corporation

  • John Pence - W.J. Pence Company

Details

Seminar
First Business Economic Forum of Milwaukee & Waukesha Counties
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Schedule
  • 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental breakfast & networking
  • 8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Presentation of survey results
  • 8:45 AM – 9:30 AM Panelist discussion and Q&A
  • 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental breakfast & networking
  • 8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Presentation of survey results
  • 8:45 AM – 9:30 AM Panelist discussion and Q&A
Location
Carroll University Shattuck Music Center
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha,
Cost
Free to Greater Milwaukee area businesses. Sponsored by First Business Bank.
Parking
Parking is available in the Campus Center Parking Lot.
Registration Deadline
December 8, 2008