Startup Milwaukee Week's LAUNCH series presented by Husch Blackwell provides straight-talk from founders and startup executives who have proven experience building and scaling tech companies in Wisconsin.
LAUNCH workshops provide founders with actionable advice and education from seasoned entrepreneurs, executives and service providers who have played a key roles in successfully scaling tech companies right here in Southeast Wisconsin.
Over the course of four morning sessions during Startup Milwaukee Week 2019, founders will gain insight and be exposed to applicable case studies and lightning talks on the key functional areas of their business, LAUNCH workshop topics will include:
On Wednesday, November 13th we will focus on what it takes to build your startup's brand. Talent leaders from three high-growth companies will share their experience recruiting, retaining and growing their teams:
- Katrina Stiebs, Chief People Officer @ Penrod
- Cindy Zimmer, HR Director @ Delta Defense
Lightning talks from key Startup Milwaukee partners:
- Recruitment tactics for earlystage startups, Matt Cordio founder of Skills Pipeline and Startup Milwaukee
- Legal considerations when hiring talent from Husch Blackwell
Throughout the morning the audience will have opportunities to actively engage and ask the leaders and presenters questions that will help accelerate the growth of their own companies.
Coffee will be provided by Zocalo Food Park, bagels and spreads from Ruby's Bagels will be available for purchase. The LAUNCH series is presented by Husch Blackwell.