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Congressman Paul Ryan
09/02/14 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

A panel of Milwaukee journalists will interview Congressman Paul Ryan on Tuesday, September 2nd in a joint program with the Milwaukee Press Club. We expect a capacity crowd at this lunch, so Rotary guests must be registered by Thursday, August 28th. We will have space for 25 Rotary guests, with further guests placed on a waiting list.

Chris Layden - Manpower Employment Outlook Survey
09/09/14 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

Chris Layden, Managing Director of Experis, part of ManpowerGroup, is an expert on the local job scene. He will share what’s on the horizon for hiring in Milwaukee, the state of Wisconsin and the nation with an overview of the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey. ManpowerGroup’s comprehensive quarterly forecast of employer hiring plans has been running for more than 50 years and is one of the most trusted surveys of employment activity in the world. Chris will present the hiring forecast for the fourth quarter, offering a first look at year-end hiring expectations. 

Mark Niehaus - Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
09/16/14 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

After fifteen years as principal trumpet of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Mark Niehaus was appointed President and Executive Director of the orchestra in 2012. This move from the stage to the executive suite was unprecedented in a major American orchestra and garnered national attention. Mark will discuss his transition from artist to administrator and address the future challenges for Wisconsin’s largest performing arts organization, as well as engage in a broader conversation about the important role the arts play in attracting creative, young urban talent. 

Frank Krejci - STRATTEC
09/23/14 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

STRATTEC was formed 20 years ago as an independent public company by being spun off of Briggs & Stratton.  Its 3200 employees just completed a record year of sales and profit sharing, now just a few years after its automotive customers were in bankruptcy.  President and CEO Frank Krejci will describe efforts to expand its products and global presence through a unique partnership called VAST.  In addition, STRATTEC is redefining its business for growth and diversification through initiatives like biometric security products and contract manufacturing of zinc die casting from its Milwaukee facility. 

County Executive Chris Abele
09/30/14 12:00 PM

Tuesday Speakers Register

Memorial Hall

County Executive Chris Abele will speak to Rotary about his vision and upcoming budget for Milwaukee County.