The Power of Differences: DEI as a Business Growth Strategy

Alliant Energy Center 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI

Too often, diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives are enacted as a public relations strategy in reaction to social justice demonstrations in the larger society. As a result, some see the recent surge in DEI positions as simply as “window dressing” instead of a serious effort to dismantle systemic racism. DEI is often seen as […]

Wisconsin High School Business Model Competition


Compete for a share of $15,000 in awards! All high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors throughout Wisconsin are encouraged to apply. The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh’s Alta Resources Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation presents the Wisconsin High School Business Model Competition open to all sophomore, junior, and senior high school students. Students will have an […]

The Blueprint Green Bay Pitch Night

The Urban Hub 340 N. Broadway St., 2nd Floor, Green Bay, WI

The Blueprint Green Bay Pitch Night is the culmination of the second segment of the Greater Green Bay Chamber's 12-week startup accelerator program, which provides entrepreneurs of color, female & veteran-owned businesses in the Greater Green Bay area and surrounding region valuable instruction and the opportunity to secure seed funding. Click here to register. The […]

2022 New North Summit

Lambeau Field 1265 Lombardi Avenue , Green Bay, WI

Registration is now open! Take advantage of the early-bird discount and register before April 15. The 2022 Summit begins at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, and will feature a variety of presenters, plus ample networking time for attendees. Watch for agenda developments by following @TheNewNorth. Thursday, June 9, 2022 Lambeau Field Atrium Green Bay, […]

WEDC Virtual Trade Venture Germany and Austria


Explore export opportunities in Germany and Austria Join us June 13-17 on a virtual trade venture to Germany and Austria. If you're interested in expanding your network and growing your business, we'll help you take the first steps in establishing or growing your exports to these markets. Led by the WEDC, this virtual trade venture includes […]

2022 Fitchburg Chamber Golf Outing

Nakoma Golf Club 4145 Country Club Road, Madison, WI

Join area business leaders at The Nakoma Golf Club to test your "skills", take part in unique hole contests and see who takes home the legendary Fitchburg Chamber Cup! Networking outside on the course is the BEST way to spend a work day! Shotgun start at 11:00am! Lunch is included as well as dinner and an […]

VCMKE 2022

Premier Midwest event connecting VCs to founders of color If you are a VC with history and interest in investing in founders of color, be sure to attend VCMKE 2022 where you can: Meet with founders that have been curated according to your interest and specialty Provide needed experience and connections for founders Connect and […]