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New North Summit Agenda

Thursday, March, 11th, 2021

“The New North Summit presentations stimulate ideas I can use in my business year over year. I always plan to attend every year.” –Summit attendee since 2009


New North Summit Keynote

TIM MOORE

CEO

DIAMOND VIEW STUDIOS

 

Tim Moore is a three time Emmy Award-winning director. He connects with his audiences through emotion-driven stories, dynamic visuals and compelling audio. Tim has collaborated with some of the world’s most admired brands including Gatorade, Hyatt and USAA. He specializes in creatively-ambitious projects for creatively-ambitious people.  As a curiously driven entrepreneur, Tim has become a leading expert in purpose-driven marketing over the last 10 years and has developed emotionally compelling campaigns for brands all around the world. He is the author of “Sold On Purpose,” a comprehensive guide to purpose-driven marketing and also the founder of the Tampa Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit focused on inspiring communities through positive public messaging.

 

Tim’s message to our summit attendees will be a reflection on the resiliency of our region during the COVID-19 pandemic, the power of social impact, and inspirational messages of not giving up.

 


New North Summit Welcome Message

MARK MURPHY

PRESIDENT & CEO

GREEN BAY PACKERS

Green Bay Packers’ Mark Murphy will kick off the event with a scheduled welcome message. Murphy is in his 13th year as president and CEO of the NFL franchise. In that time, he has overseen success both on and off the field through a Super Bowl XLV victory and development of the Titletown District. Murphy is slated to welcome attendees and to provide an update on the Packers.

 


 

Playbook Speakers

To shed light on how the companies in the New North region have stepped up to the COVID challenge, we are featuring speakers who can speak to this year’s New North Summit theme, ‘Playbook for Recovery – the Rules of the Game Have Changed,”. In correlation with the event being held at Lambeau Field, the speakers will describe their year’s activity relating to “Offense,” “Defense” and “Special Teams.”

OFFENSE

KIM BASSETT

PRESIDENT & CEO

BASSETT MECHANICAL

Kim Bassett of Bassett Mechanical will present as the Summit’s Offense Speaker, which describes a company that is in growth mode.

Kim Bassett is president and CEO of Bassett Mechanical, a position she has held since December 2009. She began working alongside the various trades and moved through each division to develop a working knowledge of each area before being named president and COO in January 2007.

 

DEFENSE

DR. IMRAN ANDRABI

PRESIDENT & CEO

THEDACARE

Dr. Imran Andrabi will give a perspective on “Defense,” representing an industry that has been challenged through the care of COVID-19 patients, protecting their front-line defense and balancing the health care needs of residents on non-related pandemic nature.

Imran A. Andrabi, MD, is president and CEO of ThedaCare, having been named to the position in April 2017. ThedaCare is the largest employer in the Fox Cities region, employing 7,000.

 

SPECIAL TEAMS

MICHELLE SCHULER

MANAGER OF TECHSPARK

MICROSOFT

&

JOE KIRGUES

CO-FOUNDER

GENER8TOR

Michelle Schuler and Joe Kirgues will focus on “Special Teams” as they discuss the gener8tor Upskilling initiative, a truly one-of-a-kind model that is providing knowledge, skills and access to jobs to those who have been significantly impacted due to the pandemic.  The New North Region was the first in the country to leverage and coordinate this unique training.

 

Schuler has served as manager of TechSpark Wisconsin at Microsoft for the past three years. In that role, she has helped to spearhead several technology-related initiatives within the New North region, including gener8tor Upskilling, TitletownTech and Microsoft TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools).

 

Kirgues co-founded gener8tor in December 2011. The organization invests in startup companies that are part of their accelerator model, a concierge experience during a 12-week program and follow-up support through a network of experienced mentors, technologists, corporate partners, angel investors and venture capitalists.

 

 

Additional Agenda Details Coming Soon!

 


 

Online registration now is available! Early registration is at the discounted rate of $75 until Jan. 15, 2021. The entry fee will increase to $90 on Jan. 16 and to $100 at the door on the day of the event. Student tickets are available for $15. Click HERE to register!

 

LOCATION: Lambeau Field
1265 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay, WI 54304

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