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Christine McMahon facilitates "Innovation Because Growth Matters" learning session to IBAW members.
Lt. Gov. Kleefisch at the "We Built It Rally."
Craig Culver and his team at an IBAW breakfast.
A full house makes for quality networking.
Roundtable Tax & Business discussion in Madison with Lt. Gov. Kleefiesch.
The IBAW gets an inside perspective on Wisconsin's energy situation from Chief Economist John Felmy of the American Petroleum Institute, Washington D.C.
Meeting with Senator Ron Johnson at his office in Washington D.C.
Meeting in Washington D.C. with Karen Kerrigan, president of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council

The       BIG   Event!
"The Success
of Wisconsin Business"

January 16th
7:30 AM - 9:15 AM

Location: The Wisconsin Club, 

900 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee


Join the IBAW as we kick off 2015 with a meeting of inspiration and success! We’ll hear remarks from Lt. Governor Kleefisch, Senator Ron Johnson (invited) and Col. Ernie Litynski, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.

Other elected representatives will also be in attendance.

Then we'll celebrate Wisconsin business with a panel discussion moderated by Mark Sabljak, Publisher of The Business Journal, of successful companies sharing their dynamic stories of hard work, challenges and entrepreneurial true grit determination which has made them leaders in Wisconsin.




Jay Schauer, CFO...................Allen Edmonds

Mary Isbister, President..........GenMet, Corp

Jon Krohn, President..............Jet Intermodal

Ted Balistreri, Owner..............Sendik's Food Market

A plated breakfast & high level networking is included.

Attire: Business Professional

$32.00 - IBAW members       $42.00 - Guests

$256.00 Reserved table of 8

Limited seating. 
Early registration highly recommend. 

Click HERE to register.



Best Practices Roundtable

Monday January 12th 

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

(Please arrive by 7:15)

Location: CTaccess, 740 W. Pilgrim Road, Elm Grove

Having trouble breaking through? Need a tip on how to research cold calls? Need a shot of inspiration? 

Even if you're seasoned in sales, learn what other professionals are doing and some new techniques and skills you might be missing.

About the Sales Roundtable-

Open to anyone in a business development role at an IBAW member company who would like to share their real world challenges and most successful strategies for growing business. This Roundtable is meant to serve as a confidential means to learn from your peers in other industries and to help others learn from your experience – good and bad. 

Coffee provided by CTaccess, bakery by IBAW.

Click here for more information & registration.

Upcoming events

Monday, January 12, 2015 7:15 AM • CTaccess, 740 Pilgrim Parkway, Suite L3, Elm Grove, WI
Friday, January 16, 2015 7:00 AM • The Wisconsin Club, Main Ballroom, 900 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee

December 2014 IBAW Magazine

Unable to see the magazine due to security blocking? Click here for a direct link.


 Wisconsin Tax 

 Relief & Reform

A Report To 

 Governor Scott Walker

Click here to read.


Quick reads explained in plain English.

NLRB vs McDonald's

The National Labor Relations Board 

ruling on McDonald's could damage a 

large share of the economy: 

The franchise industry. 

Click here to read.

The Export Import 

Bank Reauthorization 

What it is / Pros & Cons

Click here.

IBAW Mission:

To advance business prosperity through
insightful programming,executive networking and 
member-driven public policy and advocacy.

Independent Business Association of Wisconsin • 960 Timber Pass, Brookfield, WI 53045
Ph: 262-844-0333 •  Email: IBAWoffice@gmail.com
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