2024 Economic Forecast: Expert Insights From Industry Leaders
Shape Your Company's 2024 Success
For a fresh perspective on what’s ahead for the economy in 2024, register for our upcoming First Business Bank seminar, 2024 Economic Forecast.
Join us at Butte des Morts Country Club where Nancy Johnshoy, CFA, Senior Vice President – Portfolio Manager & Market Strategist, will present vital economic data. A panel of local leaders will discuss 2024 economic trends and what they're expecting in their organizations.
This is a valuable opportunity for business leaders to stay informed about the latest economic trends and position their businesses for success. Seating is limited, so please register now to reserve your spot. We hope to see you there.
Schedule Of Events
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- Check-in, coffee, breakfast fare, and networking
- Presentation and panel discussion
Host | President – Northeast Wisconsin Market of First Business Bank
Susan M. Finco
Moderator | Owner & President of Leonard & Finco Public Relations
Susan Finco is Owner and President of Leonard & Finco Public Relations, an award-winning, full-service public relations firm founded in 1992. Leonard & Finco Public Relations has a strong, positive reputation for exceptional expertise in communication strategy, issues and crisis management, media relations, and social media.
Presenter | Senior Vice President - Portfolio Manager & Market Strategist of First Business Bank
Panelist | Chief Investment Officer of First Business Bank
Panelist | President of Boldt
As President of Boldt, Dave Kievet is responsible for corporate oversight for all operations nationwide. Having started in the industry as a construction laborer, Dave has gained valuable hands-on experience working in all areas of operations and market sectors from healthcare to heavy industrial. He has spent the better part of his career working with project teams to develop and advance innovative solutions for integrating talent and resources, resulting in extraordinary outcomes.
Panelist | President/CEO of Employment Resource Group
Sharon Hulce, with 27 years in Executive Search, leads Employment Resource Group, Inc. as President/CEO. Her firm, known for transformative approaches and "transforming lives," extends her impact as a Forbes author and keynote speaker. Honored with the 2023 Wisconsin Titan 100 and Enterprising Woman of the Year, among others, she's also renowned for her service, transforming 90+ nonprofits through ERG's pro bono work. Sharon is a member of The Pinnacle Society and the Women Presidents Organization.
Panelist | President & CEO of Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin
Chris Hess is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin. Since March 2018, Chris has been leading an organization that lives out its mission of Elevating People by Eliminating Barriers to Employment through its programs and services and retail store and training centers across 35 counties.
Panelist | Executive Director of Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance
Ann Franz, Executive Director of the Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance since 2006, leads over 350 member manufacturers, employing 52% of the region's manufacturing workforce. Recognized nationally and internationally for public/private partnerships, she's presented on industry sector partnerships globally. Franz, with a master’s in educational leadership and a B.S. in Public Relations, has received many awards, including the ATHENA Leadership and 2022 Women of Influence Lifetime Achievement Awards.