Last updated on July 3rd, 2019 at 07:16 pm
*Tuesday, Feb. 18, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce (MMAC) will hold “CEO Conversations: A Candid Sharing of Ideas & Inspiration for Your Company in 2014.” The event, made possible by COSBE’s Executive Roundtable Program, will focus on ways executives can maximize company resources, better engage staff and push staff members to their potential with a discussion driven by Mike Erwin of Tailored Label Products and Mary Isbister of GenMet. The event will run from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. with a program and cocktails at the University Club of Milwaukee, located at 924 E. Wells St. in Milwaukee. Cost is $39 for COSBE members and $59 for non-members. For more information or to register, visit www.mmac.org/events.
*Wednesday, Feb. 19, Vaultas Milwaukee will hold an open house and networking event to introduce its IT and data center solutions to area businesses. The event will feature tours of Vaultas’ facilities as well as technology information sessions presented by Vaultas, Business Only Broadband, Concurrency, Emprimus and IV Desk. The event will run from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Vaultas Milwaukee, located at 1101 N. Market St., Ste. 225, in Milwaukee. Tours are scheduled to take place every half hour. For more information, visit www.vaultas.com/events.
*Thursday, Feb. 20, the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) will hold a graduate program information session. The event will give attendees an opportunity to learn more about the university’s graduate tracks as well as speak with program directors and the university’s graduate program associate. The session will run from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on MSOE’s campus in the Campus Center building, located at 1025 N. Broadway in downtown Milwaukee. For more information or to register to attend, visit www.msoe.edu/events/1953.
*Sunday, Feb. 23, the City of Milwaukee will celebrate Fred Usinger Day. Milwaukee has been honoring the famous sausage maker since 2005, when Mayor Tom Barrett officially proclaimed Feb. 23 as Fred Usinger Day. The celebration will be held at the Old German Beer Hall, located at 1009 N. Old World Third St. in Milwaukee, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Attendees will receive one free Usinger bratwurst to honor Usinger’s legacy.
*Monday, Feb. 24, the Marquette University College of Business Administration and the Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship will welcome John Stollenwerk, former CEO, president and owner of Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation, to speak in the “After Hours Speaker Series.” Stollenwerk will talk about his career at Allen Edmonds, a Wisconsin-based manufacturer and retailer of footwear, and will also touch on his drive to keep manufacturing alive in the United States. His presentation is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. in Marquette University’s Weasler Auditorium, located at 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. in Milwaukee. The event is free and open to the public and will include appetizers and beverages. For more information or to register, click here.