Rushford Meadery and Winery – Shane Cooms, Production Manager


After making his first batch of beer in 1975 Shane followed in his mothers footsteps and began making wine.

During his homemade wine beer and mead stint Shane has won several hundred awards including multiple national awards.


Rushford Meadery and Winery


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8389 Liberty School Rd.
Omro, WI 54963


Legal Business Edge LLC – Sarah DeBruin, Partner – (Sponsor)

Thinking ahead. Looking at an exit strategy and how to make sure your business survives you.

Legal Business Edge prides itself in maintaining a small-firm feel by treating each case with care and consideration. Attorney Sarah DeBruin is a high-quality professional qualified to successfully help you with any business or intellectual property legal matter. No issue is too big or too small. Legal Business Edge can show you all your options and reach a satisfactory and successful solution.


Fox Communities Credit Union (Sponsor) – Chris Allen, Vice President of Business Services

At Fox Communities Credit Union, lending decisions are made locally to provide the personal service you deserve. They make the process fast, easy and efficient.


  • SBA Loans
  • Commercial loans
  • Lines of credit
  • Commercial real estate loans
  • Equipment and vehicle financing
  • Rental properties
  • Business acquisition
  • Customized loan programs

With each of the above, you also receive credit union advantages – membership, democratic ownership, higher deposit rates, lower loan rates, consistency of service and much more. www.foxcu.org 920-993-3912


Oshkosh Truck – Willson Jones, CEO

How big business and small businesses work together to grow a regional economy.


Byline Bank – (Sponsor)

Learn more about the new Biline Bank.

Known for creative solutions and finding a way to say “yes”, our lenders have extensive experience in SBA and USDA lending and will go the extra mile to get to know you and your business. We don’t have “boxes” when it comes to lending; our bankers will work with you to structure a loan to be most beneficial to you.

Address: 3051 Progress Way #114, Kaukauna, WI 54130
Phone: (920) 221-6775

Wordsmithing by Foster – R.J. Foster, The Wordsmith

Wordsmithing is a new approach to finding the right words to tell your story, and discovering the confidence to share your story engagingly and effectively. It’s a fundamental shift in perspective from selling your products to sharing your purpose. And it’s a uniquely powerful way of polishing your presentation skills so your message always shines.

When your story is interesting, and your delivery engaging, the response will be overwhelming.




Variant Productions – Isaiah Wells – Producer

Learn how this hi tech business has developed and grown.

Variant Productions is a full-service video production house.

Providing you with powerful storytelling resources that inspire individuals, captivate audiences, and generate growth.

We create and produce visual and audio content for every industry.





Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce – Nora Langolf; CFO & Beth Haase; Director of Small Business Programs

The Fox Cities Chamber is your resource for making your business goals possible.

Our mission is to promote growth and prosperity

Our vision is to recognize the Fox Cities as a world-class community

Learn about upcoming  programs and activities from the Fox Cities Chamber for small business.



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