Packers shareholders get details on team’s finances and future (including contributions to Willie D. Davis Finance and Investment Lab) | WBAY
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – As training camp kicked off at Ray Nitschke Field down the street, leaders of the Green Bay Packers greeted thousands of team owners inside Lambeau Field for their annual shareholders meeting.
About 8,600 Packers shareholders, representing more than 1.6 million shares of Packers stock, were in attendance. A new Packers shareholder says the whole family made the trip to Lambeau Field from Milwaukee just to experience the annual event.
…Besides the team’s on-field accomplishments, Packers officials also touted their work off the field, including community outreach efforts, raising money for victims of the vehicle rampage at the Waukesha Christmas parade, and donating to create a Willie Davis financial trading room at University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. CEO Murphy also noted the Packers are catching up with the Chicago Bears for the number of players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.