“Extraordinary Leadership in Action” is theme of Business Ready WI Conference

Event to be held next week at West Bend Mutual

“Extraordinary Leadership In Action” will be the theme of the Business Ready WI Conference to be held on Oct. 3-4 at the West Bend Mutual Insurance corporate headquarters in West Bend.


The showcase for the conference will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Featured speakers will include:

  • Michael Jones of RiverFront Investment Group
  • John McElligott of 3TC and The Fortress Initiative
  • William Troy of ASQ and a retired U.S. Army general

The Oct. 4 portion of the conference will also include executive sessions on leadership led by: Dr. Phyllis King of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Terri Mayes of Patina Solutions, Rebecca Bach of Ernst & Young and Carrie Killoran of Aurora Health Care.

On Monday, Oct. 3, the conference will have three professional development workshops held from noon to 5:30 p.m.:

  • Boosting Business Performance with a Cutting-Edge Workforce: Talent Strategies to Find, Grow and Keep Your Best Employees
  • Servant Leadership: Leading Transformative Change from Education to the Workplace
  • Outfoxing the Competition: Discovering Hidden Opportunity in a Brownfield Site and Transforming it into Your Next Growth Success

More information about the conference is available at www.businessreadywi.org/conference.

BizTimes Media is a media sponsor for the event.

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