Food for Thought at the CEO Breakfast Series

Each year, our well-attended CEO Breakfast Series brings eight top business leaders to venues on and off campus. Drawn from companies nationwide, series speakers also include regional leaders with globally focused businesses. Hear how they’ve steered their companies successfully through challenging times and a changing business climate, and draw valuable insights you can apply in your own organization.

Many of the regular attendees consider the networking that occurs at these breakfasts to be an important part of the experience, so we encourage you to bring along some of the younger members of your executive team for the insights and connections they will make.


You can register for individual events or the entire series.

2013-14 Series Schedule

Dan Schwartzer
Oct. 16, 2013
“Health Insurance Reform”
Dan Schwartzer, Deputy Commissioner of Insurance for the State of Wisconsin

F.K. Bemis International Center, St. Norbert College

Session sponsor: United Healthcare
David Luck
Nov. 19, 2013
“Leading with Core Values”
David Luck, CEO, ABC Supply Company

Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton

Session sponsor: Independent Printing Company
Jim Ostrom
Jan. 14, 2014
“Large Scale and Sustainable”
Jim Ostrom, Milk Source

Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton

Session sponsor: New North
Christine Loose
Jan. 29, 2014
“Delivering Outrageous Five Star Service to Drive Profitability” 
Christine Loose, Director Hotels – The American Club and Inn at Woodlake

F.K. Bemis International Center, St. Norbert College

Session sponsor: Bank Mutual
John Jamar
Feb. 5, 2014
“Nice Guys Finish BEST”
John Jamar, CEO, CCI Systems

Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton

Session sponsor: Nicolet Bank
Kate Burgess Mar. 6, 2014
“Transformation Through Rapid Growth: The fulfillnet Story”
Kate Burgess, CEO, fulfillnet 

F.K. Bemis International Center, St. Norbert College

Session sponsor: Baylake Bank
Tom Falk
April 10, 2014
“The Rise of the Global Consumer”
Tom Falk, CEO, Kimberly-Clark

Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton

Session sponsor: Bank Mutual
John Raymond
April 29, 2014
“Growing the Health Care Workforce through Partnership and Innovation”
John Raymond, President and CEO, Medical College of Wisconsin

F.K. Bemis International Center, St. Norbert College

Session sponsor: PAi