2008 Sales Forum to be held March 19, sponsored by Cintas Corporation

WHITEWATER ­ Are you motivated and outgoing? Interested in a career where
you aren¹t confined to a cubicle? If you answered yes, attend the University
of Wisconsin-Whitewater 2008 Sales Forum being held Wednesday, March 19.
From 10 a.m. to noon. Six guest speakers from various companies will share
their knowledge, expertise and passion for the sales industry. The 2008
Sales Forum is sponsored by Cintas Corporation.

Speakers include:

·       Gary Tsoumas, executive vice president, Strategic Wealth Management

·       Mike Gyarmaty, national category sales manager, Hormel Foods

·       Bill Hehr, independent distributor, PrintMeACard.com

·       David Rusch, vice president of healthcare, First Wisconsin Bank and

·       Jeremy Olson, sales manager, Cintas Corporation

·       John Landas, unit sales manager, Bankers Life and Casualty Company

The forum will be held on campus at the new University Center Conference
room 259A/B. Students enrolled in sales classes or who are interested in the
sales field are encouraged to attend and take part in this event.

The agenda for the sales forum is as follows:

10 to 10:20 a.m.         Selling yourself/being persuasive

10:20 to 10:40 a.m.    Sales ethics

10:40 to 11 a.m.         Sales management/ problem solving

11 to 11:15 a.m.         Getting paid: Commission vs. salary

11:15 to 11:30 a.m.    Question and answer session

11:30 a.m.                 Lunch

Following the forum, lunch will be provided by Chartwells catering. For more
information on the 2008 UW-Whitewater Sales Forum, contact Professor Sharon
Roy (
[email protected]) or Elizabeth Karls ([email protected]).