2017 Chamber Annual Dinner

Celebrate the Past, Prepare for the Future

In 1882 the Greater Green Bay Chamber was founded as the Business Men's Association. This year marks 135 years of prosperity and accomplishments. In 1886 the Business Men's Association petitioned for the first water utility system to be installed in the Green Bay area and they were successful. Today, the Greater Green Bay Chamber has implemented a Greater Green Bay Economic Development Strategic Plan. Attendees will learn more about the accomplishments of the Greater Green Bay Chamber from this past year. 

Members have always been key to the success of the Chamber and its accomplishments. This year we will be recognizing our six longest-standing members: Associated Bank, GLC Minerals LLC, Green Bay Press-Gazette, Johnson Insurance, Sanimax USA LLC, and Wisconsin Public Service Corp.

In the spirit of celebrating the past and preparing for the future, keynote speaker Sonia Aranza, award-winning global diversity and inclusion strategist, will be speaking about Diversity as a competitive Advantage in the workplace.

Presentation of the ATHENA Award will take place during the evening. The ATHENA Award recognizes men and women for excellence in their profession, empowering women, and service to the community. Presentation of the Daniel Whitney Award will go to the Chamber’s outstanding volunteer of the year, as cho­sen by vote of the Chamber staff. And the Outgoing Chairman Award will be presented. 

One does not need to be a member of the Greater Green Bay Chamber to attend this dynamic event. 

SILENT AUCTION: If you have an item you would like to offer, please contact Micky Doyle at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org

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  Gold Sponsors

 Associated Bank   Prevea

WPS GB Packers Give Back  

                        Green Bay Press

Silver Sponsors

ATC    Festival   

OneidaTundraland     The Business News


Bronze Sponsors

Arena    Georgia Pacific   GLC Minerals   

United Healthcare   UWGB   Sanimax   

                     Humana   Von Briesen


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Keynote Speaker: Sonia Aranza

Celebrate the Past, Prepare for the Future: Diversity as a Competitive Advantage

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This year’s Chamber Annual Dinner keynote speaker is Global Diversity and Inclusion Strategist Sonia Aranza. Sonia is a dynamic and seasoned strategist with over 20 years of experience working with clients including top Fortune 500 companies and organizations such as Boeing, Capital One, Coca-Cola, McDonald's, NASA, Schreiber Foods to name a few. Prior to establishing her global consulting practice, Ms. Aranza served as Director of Constituent Relations for Congressman Neil Abercrombie in the United States Congress. Sonia's presentations specializing in global leadership diversity and inclusion, cross-cultural communications and multigenerations have earned her rave reviews.

"Sonia connects Instantly with her audience! She possesses a unique blend of charisma, deep expertise and personal experience that makes her a powerful authority on diversity and inclusion. She opened our minds and hearts through facts and stories that we could all understand!"

-Mike Haddad, CEO Schreiber Foods