Events

The Greater Green Bay Chamber hosts a number of events, seminars, recognition events and networking opportunities to help our members grow their businesses. We regularly add to the list in response to business needs and issues, but our mainstays include:

Business After Hours

From September to May each year, Business After Hours events are a great way to make valuable business contacts, entertain clients and reward employees at a variety of Chamber member businesses in the Greater Green Bay area. The Business After Hours events are free for members, $30 for prospective members.

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org. 

Power Networking Breakfast

Every month, Power Networking Breakfasts are hosted the first Tuesday of the month (unless it coincides with another event) at the Neville Public Museum, located at 2010 Museum Place, Green Bay. Bring your business cards and brochures and present a two-minute "elevator speech" to up to 70 of your business peers at this great networking opportunity. FREE to members, $35 for prospective members.

For more information contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org.

 

APRIL

Golden Apple Awards
Each April, Partners in Education of the Greater Green Bay Chamber and a number of community sponsors work to improve community awareness of the quality of education in the Greater Green Bay area by recognizing high standards of professionalism, leadership and innovation in teaching.

 

Future 15 & Young Professional Awards 
We will host a recognition event for recipients of Future 15, Young Professional of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year and Next Generation Best Place to Work. Honors recipients while providing tangible examples of what other young professionals can do to make an impact in their community and profession.

 

JUNE

Business Recognition Luncheon 
The Greater Green Bay Chamber hosts a Business Recognition Luncheon and showcase each June. Awards are bestowed on worthy businesses and/or business owners in the following categories: Business Person of the Year, Cornerstone, Entrepreneurial, Growth and Special Accomplishment.

 

Chamber Golf Outing Classic
Since 1981, the Greater Green Bay Chamber has teed up each June – often on two golf courses – with a couple hundred golfers for its annual Chamber Golf Outing Classic. Foursome packages include 18 holes of golf with cart, free putting contest, free use of driving range, refreshments on the course, continental breakfast, lunch, steak fry cookout and awards held at each course and drawings for door prizes and raffle prizes.

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org.

 

AUGUST

Welcome Back Packers Luncheon
The annual lunch with the Green and Gold – the only event of its kind in the NFL – is held each August at (where else?!) the Lambeau Field Atrium. Green Bay Packers coaches, a roster of players and key administrative staff sit down to dine with event attendees. Players and coaches are introduced and seated randomly (you could sit next to your favorite player), the Greater Green Bay Chamber Community Service Award is presented and the Packers coach shares a forecast on the upcoming season.

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org.

 

SEPTEMBER

Chamber Annual Dinner 
The Greater Green Bay Chamber celebrates its anniversary in style each year, hosting a well-attended event that features a keynote speaker, honoring the many volunteers who make the Chamber successful, and celebrating the recipients of the Ambassador of the Year, Outgoing board chairperson, Daniel Whitney and ATHENA Awards. 

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org.

 

OCTOBER

Leaders Luncheon 
Current’s annual Leaders Luncheon brings together community leaders and young professionals in a celebration of programming accomplishments from the past year. Invited community leaders are placed at each table to allow an opportunity for young professionals to meet and interact with those who have significantly more leadership experience. Additionally, leaders are provided an opportunity to learn about the needs of area young professionals.

For more information, contact Mallory Nash, Current program manager, at 920.593.3408 or mnash@greatergbc.org.

Manufacturing Awards of Distinction
Manufacturing is the backbone of our economy. Manufacturers are celebrated at this annual event while we honor companies in several categories including: Small Company, Medium Company, Large Company, Environmental Sustainability and Workforce Development Awards in six Northeast Wisconsin counties.

Find Your Inspiration 
Find Your Inspiration is a career exploration experience for 3,600 eighth grade students from across Greater Green Bay developed by the Greater Green Bay Chamber Partners in Education in response to employers’ need for future talent. Find Your Inspiration allows students to explore countless career paths, whether they want to work right after graduation, attend a technical college, the military, an apprenticeship program, move on to a four-year degree program or beyond. 

For more information, contact April Pingel, youth career development manager, at 920.593.3404 or apingel@greatergbc.org.

 

NOVEMBER

Manufacturing Awards of Distinction 
This program is held each November to honor companies in seven Northeast Wisconsin counties.

For more information, contact Micky Doyle, special events manager, at 920.593.3419 or mdoyle@greatergbc.org.