Bunker Labs Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Technology Council and Wisconsin Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) will kick off the Muster Across Wisconsin tour Wednesday, April 19, in La Crosse.

The purpose of the business networking and professional development event is to inspire, educate and connect military veteran entrepreneurs with small business owners, leading employers and the local business community in order to help encourage growth and collaboration throughout Wisconsin.

Wednesday’s event, from 3:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Waterfront Restaurant and Tavern in La Crosse starts with comments from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), includes a workshop by the UW-La Crosse SBDC, one-on-one networking and a keynote speech from Logistics Health Inc.’s CEO Don Weber, a decorated Vietnam veteran.

“We are excited to bring our first Muster Across Wisconsin program to La Crosse,” said Michael Ertmer, Executive Director of Bunker Labs Wisconsin. “Don Weber is an amazing example of a successful military veteran entrepreneur who persevered over a lot of challenges and uncertainty to lead LHI to create more than 1,400 jobs.” Read the full story here.