Milwaukee business leaders earn financial and legal awards from SBA Wisconsin
Businesses throughout Wisconsin invited to attend award ceremony and workshops
MILWAUKEE – Larry Glusman, of Davis & Kuelthau, S.C., has won the 2018 award for “Small Business Legal Assistance”, and John Miller, of the Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation, has been named a “Financial Services Champion” by SBA Wisconsin.
Glusman and Miller will be recognized at the SCORE/SBA Small Business Awards Breakfast, Friday, May 4, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Milwaukee Marriott West in Waukesha.
A shareholder with David & Kuelthau, S.C. in Milwaukee, Glusman’s practice is focused on commercial lending, real estate and business transactions. He has worked closely with the Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation for more than twenty years, documenting, closing and servicing MEDC loans to help local companies reach their business goals.
Miller is vice president and lending team leader at the Milwaukee Economic Development Corporation, a participating lender in Milwaukee-area investment projects. For more than forty years, MEDC has partnered with banks to offer low interest loans to Milwaukee businesses.
SCORE Southeast Wisconsin, a nonprofit organization offering workshops and mentoring to startups and existing small businesses, and the Wisconsin District Office of the Small Business Administration’s (SBA), are co-hosting this annual award ceremony in conjunction with Small Business Week, April 30 – May 4.
The celebration of small business success in Wisconsin will include Keynote Speaker Carl Rick, leadership development specialist and third-generation spokesman for Kwik Trip. Following the ceremony, attendees are invited to attend a series of workshops:
- Keeping Your Business Relevant in an Ever-Changing World
- Integrating Small Business Digital Marketing to Engage Your Customers
- Financing Small Business Growth – Sources, Tools, Benchmarks, Contacts, and More
The Badger State business community is encouraged to attend in support of all award-winning businesses. For more information and to register, click here, or visit
www.scoresewisconsin.org, and click on “SCORE/SBA Small Business Awards Breakfast May 4th, 2018” under “Upcoming Events”.
About SCORE Southeast Wisconsin
SCORE Southeast Wisconsin was founded in 1965 and has more than 70 members who counsel their clients toward achieving success whether they are operating within a startup or an existing business. SCORE mentors are volunteer executives and entrepreneurs who provide free, confidential counseling and client education through low-cost business training sessions, webinars, business templates and online resources. To learn more about SCORE, visit www.sewisconsin.score.org.
About SBA Wisconsin District Office
SBA ‘s Wisconsin District Office is responsible for the delivery of SBA’s programs and services to Wisconsin’s 445,000 small businesses. SBA maintains 68 offices around in the U.S. with Wisconsin locations in Milwaukee and Madison.
About the U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 and is a Cabinet-level agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, the SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam. To learn more about SBA, visit www.sba.gov.