“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
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
Welcome Reception Sponsor:
Neider & Boucher
Fiskars Brands, Inc.
J.H. Findorff & Son, Inc.
von Briesen & Roper S.C.
Support Level Sponsors:
Krupp General Contractors LLC
Small Business Sponsors:
The Creative Company
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 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.
Federica Marchionni, CEO, Lands’ End
John Burke, President, Trek Bicycle Corp.
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