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Gochnauer inspires at Business Week final event

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In front of a full Weidner Center stage, Richard Gochnauer provided inspirational advice to a Business Week dinner crowd that included University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students, faculty, staff and alumni, and the many regional business executives who support UWGB’s annual Business Week events. Gochnauer, retired (2011) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Stationers, Deerfield, Ill., […]

Big Week for Business Week 2016

UW-Green Bay’s Business Week 2016 wraps-up next week with national business leader Richard W. Gochnauer, retired (2011) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Stationers, Deerfield, Ill. presenting the keynote address at the Business Week Keynote Networking Dinner. The event is from 5:00 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31 on the stage of UWGB’s Weidner Center. […]

National business leader Gochnauer to present at Business Week 2016 Keynote Event

Green Bay, WI — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Business Week 2016 will feature a national business leader with Midwest roots and a long history of working with successful organizations. Richard W. Gochnauer, retired (2011) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Stationers, Deerfield, Ill. will present the keynote address at UW-Green Bay’s Business Week Keynote […]

Associated Bank recognized as Recruitment Partner of the Year

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GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Office of Career Services has named Associated Bank as its 2015 Recruitment Partner of the Year, continuing a tradition of community partnership that emphasizes hands-on learning. Associated Bank associates were on hand to receive the award during UWGB’s Etiquette Luncheon on February 29. Over the past 10 […]

UW-Green Bay creates ‘Community Partnership Award in Business’

Recognizing and encouraging campus-community collaboration is the aim of a newly created awards program open to students, faculty and staff at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Beginning in 2016, the Chancellor’s Community Partnership Award in Business will annually present a $5,000 scholarship to a selected undergraduate or graduate student and a $5,000 cash award to […]

Dave Skogen delivers motivating Business Week keynote

Festival Foods Chairman of the Board Dave Skogen had a message to share after nearly six decades in business. Life is about “earning, learning and returning.” Skogen presented to a full house on the stage of UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, Thursday (March 26) evening as the keynote speaker for the University’s […]

Skogen brings life’s lessons to Business Week audience

Festival Foods Chairman of the Board Dave Skogen had a message to share after nearly six decades in business. Life is about “earning, learning and returning.” Skogen presented to a full house on the stage of UW-Green Bay’s Weidner Center for the Performing Arts Thursday (March 26) evening as the keynote speaker for the University’s […]

Business Week keynote to feature Festival Foods Chairman of the Board

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Business Week 2015 will feature a Wisconsin businessman with a long history of success. Dave Skogen, Chairman of the Board for Festival Foods, will share his expertise in a keynote to students, business faculty and guests on Thursday, March 26. The Skogen family’s history in the grocery business began in […]

Pitch perfect: Students compete for best elevator speech

As part of Business Week 2014, the Cofrin School of Business conducts a competition titled “Create Impact with Your Professional Pitch.” Students created a one-minute video that highlights their strengths and value as a prospective employee. Out of 82 initial participants, 15 finalists were selected for the next round. Four practicing managers will determine the […]