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WCCE Annual Conference & Retreat

September 19 @ 12:30 pm - September 21 @ 12:00 pm

Hilton Garden Inn

2101 N Mountain Road
Wausau, WI 54401
Phone: (715) 298-5775

Speakers

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Governor
Scott Walker
Shari Pash
Professional Speaker
Kurt Bauer
President/CEO
Wisconsin Manufacturers
& Commerce
Erin Bemis, IOM
Professional Speaker
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Robert Moses
President/CEO
Prairie du Chien Area
Chamber of Commerce
Sheree Anne Kelly
President & CEO
Association of Chamber
of Commerce Executives
Larry Dowell
President
Dowell Management
John Kirchner
Executive Dir., Congressional
and Public Affairs, Midwest
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
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Tricia Braun
COO
WEDC
Dave Eckmann
President/CEO
Wausau Region
Chamber of Commerce
Robyn Ludtke
Director of Talent Development
Waukesha County
Business Alliance
Deputy Secretary
Christopher Hagerup
DWD
Cory Fish
Director of Tax, Transportation
and Legal Affairs
WMC

Program

Wednesday, September 19

PRE-CONFERENCE

10:30 am – 12:30 pm Chamber Boot Camp for New(er) Chamber Professionals

CONFERENCE

12:30 pm Registration
1:00 pm Welcome and State of the Local Chamber — Robert Moses
1:30 pm 2018 Chamber Compensation and Benefits Survey, Lessons and Observations — Larry Dowell
2:00 pm 60 Ideas in 60 Minutes!
3:00 pm Communicating Your Chamber’s Value — Shari Pash
4:30 pm Free Time / Hotel Check-in / “Think Tank” Session
6:00 pm Reception and Dinner Onsite

Thursday, September 20

7:00 am Breakfast
7:30 am Visual Storytelling for Chambers — Sheree Anne Kelly
8:30 am Introduction to Online Marketing — Erin Bemis
9:30 am Get Found on Google Search and Maps — Erin Bemis
10:30 am Strengthening Boards and Committees — Shari Pash
Noon Lunch and Annual Membership Meeting
1:30 pm

 

 

Breakout Sessions

  • Member Recruitment and Retention — Shari Pash
  • Dark Stores Legislation — Cory Fish
  • Tips for Online Marketing Success — Erin Bemis
3:00 pm Group Activity at Granite Peak
6:00 pm Reception and Dinner Offsite

Friday, September 21

7:30 am Breakfast
8:00 am Personal Consultations with Shari Pash
8:30 am Legislative Updates (Local, State and Federal) — Kurt Bauer and John Kirchner
9:30 am

 

Panel Discussion: Talent Pipeline Management
Moderator: Tricia Braun
Panelists:  Robyn Ludtke, Christopher Hagerup, Dave Eckmann
11:00 am Governor Scott Walker (invited)
Noon Closing and Adjourn

 

Sponsors

LUNCH SPONSOR

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BREAKFAST SPONSORS

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BREAK SPONSOR

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  • Opportunity to introduce a speaker
  • Conference registration, materials, meals and entertainment for two attendees
  • Individual conference signage during your sponsored event

SUPPORTING SPONSORS

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Questions

Contact Susan Nyffenegger, 608.258.3400

Details

Start:
September 19 @ 12:30 pm
End:
September 21 @ 12:00 pm
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Organizer

WMC
Phone:
608.258.3400

Venue

Hilton Garden Inn
2101 North Mountain Road, Wausau,
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