Wisconsin Innovation Awards: Wayne Larrivee to emcee Wisconsin Innovation Awards

Event in Milwaukee will be hosted by the radio voice of Green Bay football

Madison — One of Wisconsin’s most recognizable voices will be serving as master of ceremonies at the second annual Wisconsin Innovation Awards on August 18, 2015 at Discovery World. Wayne Larrivee, an award winning play-by-play announcer in both football and basketball, will bring his talents to the awards ceremony honoring innovative ideas from throughout Wisconsin.

The Wisconsin Innovation Awards Ceremony is open to the public and tickets are available for $20 each. The event begins at 5:30 pm with a reception, and continues with the awards program at 7:00 pm. In addition to Mr. Larrivee’s commentary, a keynote address will be delivered by Paul Grangaard, CEO of Allen Edmonds, and award winners will be announced from a pool of over 170 nominations and 33 finalists.

Ticket information and details are available at http://www.wisconsininnovationawards.com.

The Wisconsin Innovation Awards Ceremony is presented by American Family Insurance and Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, and supported by Neider & Boucher, Exact Sciences, Baird, First Business Bank, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation.

About the Wisconsin Innovation Awards

Led by a steering committee of business, community and entrepreneurial leaders, the WIA hopes to encourage an even greater environment of innovation by bringing innovators together from various business sectors (e.g. tech, food, healthcare, agriculture, nonprofits, education, government), and from throughout the state of Wisconsin.

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