Independent Business Association of Wisconsin
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Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) presents annual Wisconsin Manufacturing Summit


By - Jul 13th, 2021 05:47 pm

Milwaukee, Wis. – July 13, 2021 – The Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) will again host the annual Wisconsin Manufacturing Summit on Friday, September 17, 2021, 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Event will be held at the Wisconsin Club, 900 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wis.

Steve Kohlmann, Executive Director of IBAW, said, “Join us for an exceptional morning filled with optimism, positivity, high-level networking, and hear from Wisconsin’s top manufacturing
CEOs. This is the perfect event to bring your team or business associates.”

This year’s Summit is “Optimism in Wisconsin Manufacturing.” The all-star panel discussion will feature Dan Ariens, CEO, Ariens Corp.; Dr. Jay Lee, Chairman, Foxconn WI; and, Aaron
Jagdfeld, CEO, Generac.

Corporate sponsors for the Manufacturing Summit include ITU AbsorbTech, PyraMax Bank, and CT Access.

Since 1973, the Independent Business Association of Wisconsin (IBAW) was formed for small business owners to engage in conversation relating to legislation impacting the bottom-line costs of businesses throughout Wisconsin. IBAW is a venue for high level CEOs, CFOs, COOs, other upper management and entrepreneurs to network, exchange business ideas, and become educated and involved on issues which impact their business. IBAW is time well spent!

For additional information, contact Steve Kohlmann, IBAW Executive Director, via email at To register, go to

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