MMAC: Get connected to MMAC March events

The Regional Case for Workplace Flexibility

Monday, March 9

8:00 AM – 9:45 AM

In 2008 the Milwaukee Region tied for 3rd for the most flexible employers. In 2009 we are striving to achieve the No. 1 spot. Learn more about why and how your employer can be a part of it. This is an event limited to employers serious about workplace flexibility and who are, or are looking, to participate in FUEL’s When Work Works Workplace Survey and Awards Program.

Financing your Business from Bootstrapping to Venture Capital

Wednesday, March 11

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

The Inventors & Entrepreneurs Forum meets to network and learn more about business basics. The sessions are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required.

The Regional Case for Workplace Flexibility

Thursday, March 12

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

It’s no accident that Soche rhymes with “posh.” This Milwaukee hot spot is helping to revitalize the up-and-coming Bronzeville neighborhood in a big way. Sleek, sophisticated and smoke-free, Soche features a contemporary restaurant and two lounges. There is no cost or registration for these events so it’s a great time for you to bring a friend and connect with 300 of your fellow FUELers.

The Regional Case for Workplace Flexibility

Tuesday, March 17

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

If you are a CEO, CFO or Senior Executive of a small business, come preview the Executive Roundtable experience and learn how you can benefit from monthly discussions with your peers that focus on your top business issues.

FUEL Milwaukee Orientation

Tuesday, March 24

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Whether new to FUEL or thinking about joining, FUEL Orientation is a perfect opportunity to learn more about the organization. Plus, it’s a great way to meet people and jumpstart your network. Join us as FUEL shares its mission, strategy, services and benefits, and of course answers all your questions. This is your talent network – learn how to use it! Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged.

The Seven Irrefutable Rules of Business Growth

Wednesday, March 25

7:30 AM – 11:00 AM

For CEOs & their Management Teams

Short on theory and long on actionable advice, Steven Little delivers refreshingly candid observations and practical “know-how” drawn from his 15-plus years as president of three fast-growth companies. Little imparts lessons from the trenches and couples his personal perspective with his experience working with resilient business growth leaders.

businessafterhours @ First Edge Solutions

Wednesday, March 25

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

In honor of First Edge Solution’s new location, enjoy a Taste of the Fifth Ward, with samples from area restaurants including Times Square Bistro & Pizzeria, The National and Chez Jacques. This event takes the guesswork out of relationship-building with a Networking 101 session. Learn top tips for making the most of your business interactions.

Beyond the Fonz: Four Image Makers Reinventing MKE

Tuesday, March 31

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Milwaukee’s brand has received an amazing facelift over the years, evolving from folksy “brew town” to destination “fresh coast.” Recently named Forbes’ 9th Best City for Young Professionals, MKE’s comeback appeal is being recognized nationally.

Join us as we explore the reshaping of MKE, as seen through the eyes of four of the city’s most inspiring image makers. They will discuss how entrepreneurship and innovation have helped upgrade Milwaukee’s image. They’ll also explain how your passion for the city can play a role in fostering an improved perception of Milwaukee.


Jeff Sherman –

Scott Blum – Rock Star Design

Jeremy Shamrowicz – Flux Design

Tarik Moody – Radio Milwaukee