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    Name: Annual Legislative Update Breakfast
    Date: February 15, 2018
    Time: 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM CST
    Event Description:
     2018 Legislative Update Breakfast featuring a special presentation:
    "The Real State of Wisconsin's Economy"
               (The Best it's Been in 15 Years)
    by the Chief Economist for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation John Koskinen

    The New Berlin Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present our annual state of the City / County / State - legislative  update, featuring presentations and question and answer sessions from the Mayor of New Berlin, The Waukesha County Executive , Chairman of the  Waukesha County Board of Supervisors,  New Berlin Superintendent of Schools Joe Garza and our local representatives of the State Legislature.
    This year we are pleased to offer a special presentation on the real state of Wisconsin's economy and how are region compares to the rest of the state.


    https://sp.yimg.com/ib/th?id=OIP.WslaMxA07vYyW0Mvt7CaYQDIEs&pid=15.1&rs=1&c=1&qlt=95&w=63&h=94John Koskinen is the Chief Economist for the Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR). Previously, he was the Administrator for the Division of Research and Policy Analysis at DOR from 2007 to 2015.
    Prior to joining the Department of Revenue in 2007, John served as the Staff Economist
    for the Governor's Budget Office at the Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) from 1979 to 2007.
    He started his professional career at the Wisconsin Legislative Fiscal Bureau, moved on to the Department of Commerce, then to graduate school before returning to DOA.

     
    John has testified on Wisconsin's economy before multiple standing committees of the state legislature. He does presentations on Wisconsin's economy to various groups around the state, including state and regional economic development associations, colleges and universities, financial institutions, rating agencies, and trade associations. He is cited as an authority on the state's economy in state and national media.  
    John has his B.A. and M.A. in Economics from Marquette University. He has done additional graduate studies in Economics at Northwestern University and Computer Science at the University of Wisconsin.


    Also invited to attend:
                            
                    Paul Decker, Chairman
                    Waukesha County Board of Supervisors          
    Paul Farrow
    Waukesha County Executive

         
    State Senator            State Representative
    Leah Vukmir              Joe Sanfelippo


            
    State Representative   Mew Berlin Mayor Dave Ament
    Mike Kuglitsch


    Superintendent of New Berlin School District
    Joe Garza
     
    Location:
    Marcus Ridge Cinema
    5200 S. Moorland Rd.    
    New Berlin, WI. 53151  
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday February 15, 2018
    7:30 -9:30 AM
    Contact Information:
    Ed Holpfer 262-786-5280
    Fees/Admission:
    Member Registration:          $25.00 per person
    Non-Member Registration    $30.00 per person

     
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