The Wisconsin Veterans Business Conference brings together veteran business owners, veterans friendly businesses, and corporate leaders to recognize the contributions veterans make to Wisconsin’s economy and our communities.
The half-day conference includes:
Entrepreneurs, professionals, and community leaders will have the opportunity to learn from their peers at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee, WI on May 24 from 9am-2pm.
The official conference hotel is Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. Reservations can be made by calling Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Reservations Center at (844) 217-4100 or online.
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
1611 W Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Event Room Block Rate: $139/night
The Wisconsin Veterans Business Expo offers veteran owned and veteran-friendly businesses the chance to connect with customers and the community. Sign up as an exhibitor at the business expo and showcase your business.
The Wisconsin Veterans Business Conference includes breakout sessions featuring experts and leaders in business development, veteran hiring and retention, and veteran resource groups.
The Wisconsin Veterans Business Awards Luncheon features guest speakers and recognizes leaders within the veteran business community.
More than 65,000 businesses in Wisconsin are owned by military veterans. Don’t miss “Morning Formation” to learn what veteran entrepreneurs and business owners need to know about starting and growing their business.
Employers recognize the value veterans bring to their workplace, and are actively seeking veteran talent to fill critical needs in their workforce. “Veterans in the Workforce” provides employers with the knowledge they need to develop veteran hiring initiatives, train their staff to interview and assess veteran applicants, and establish procedures and programs to retain their best veteran employees.
Supporting veteran resource groups builds a more veteran-friendly business community and helping employers attract and retain the best possible talent. “The Corporate Veterans Roundtable” supports organizations as they create, grow, and sustain their corporate veteran resource programs through sharing best practices, guidance and mentorship, and collaborative approaches to supporting veterans in southeastern Wisconsin.