“Being at the Annual Dinner reinforces why I am so proud to live in Madison,” tweeted Michele Wingate, director of customer experience at American Family.
64th Annual Dinner – SOLD OUT!
Date: Sept. 28, 2016
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
One John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53703
Parking: The Monona Terrace Parking Ramp will be open as well as surrounding city lots.
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Networking
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Dinner
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Event Program
2016 Annual Dinner Sponsors
First Weber Group
Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison
The QTI Group
Tilt Media, Inc.
UnityPoint Health – Meriter
Welcome Reception Sponsor:
Neider & Boucher
Boardman & Clark
Fiskars Brands, Inc.
J.H. Findorff & Son Inc
von Briesen & Roper, s.c.
Support Level Sponsors:
Small Business Sponsors:
We would be excited to share more details and walk you through a variety of ways to gain high-level, quality exposure for your company. Contact Amy Golackson today at 608-443-1944.
Past Annual Dinner Presentations
63rd Annual Dinner: “A Puzzle is a Challenge Waiting to Be Solved”
Date: September 30th, 2015
Keynote: Richard V. Reeves
62nd Annual Dinner: Future Perfect
Date: September 18th, 2014
Keynote: Steven Johnson
61st Annual Dinner “Innovation has a Location”
Date: September 12th, 2013
Keynote: Debra Kaye
60th Annual Dinner “Reveal”
Date: October 11, 2012
Keynote Address: Daniel Burrus | Founder and CEO, Burrus Research Associates
59th Annual Dinner “Exposed”
Date: October 11, 2011
Starring: Vita Plus, Madison Investment Advisors, JP Hair Design, Kelly Moss Motor Sports, Gail Ambrosius Chocolatier
Entertainment provided by: UW Marching Band
MC: Rebecca Ryan | President, Next Generation Consulting
58th Annual Dinner “Why And How Even the Most Intelligent Cities Are Developing 20/20 Foresight”
Date: October 7, 2010
Keynote Address: Dr. Colin Harrison | Director of IBM’s Corporate Strategy Team, Creator of the “Smart Cities” initiative at the IBM Research Lab in Zurich, Switzerland
57th Annual Dinner
Date: October, 2009
Keynote Address: Thomas Jacob “Jake” Leinenkugel | President, Leinenkugel Brewing Company
56th Annual Dinner “A Place Called Wisconsin”
Date: September 16, 2008
Keynote Address: John and Tashia Morgridge | John is Chairman of Emeritus of Cisco Systems. Tashia is retired teacher and author.
55th Annual Dinner “Trust in Brands and Business”
Date: October 25, 2007
Keynote Address: Robert A. Eckert | Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Mattel, Inc.
In addition to working at Trek since 1984 and serving as its president since 1997, John served as chairman of President George W. Bush’s President’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports and is a founding member of People for Bikes. John is an avid cyclist, runner and a published author. His latest book, 12 Simple Solutions to Save America, was released in June 2016.
Member Individual Ticket: $125.00
Member Table Price: $1,250 (Table of Ten)
Non-Member Individual Ticket: $150.00
Non-Member Table Price: $1,500 (Table of Ten)
*Please note any gluten and allergy preferences