‘People You Should Know’ lunch talks return January 15
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
For immediate release
Contact: MBA Director
Jeff Fahrenwald, 815-394-5076
Chamber President & CEO Einar Forsman, 815-987-8100
Rockford, Ill. - Rockford
University and the Rockford Chamber have partnered together to present the
People You Should Know (PYSK) Talks. This series, highlighting a collection of
weekly talks, features recipients of the Chamber’s 2013 People You Should Know
are now hosting talks on various Wednesdays through July 30, from 12 – 1 p.m.
in the 5100 Building, room 122 located on the Rockford University campus at
5050 East State Street, Rockford. All talks are free and open to the public.
Audience members are welcome to bring their own lunch, or purchase a lunch with
their reservation. Attendees are also invited to ask questions in a short
Q&A session at the conclusion of each talk.
Seating is limited to 50 attendees on a first-come
first-serve basis. Registration is required. To register, go to the
Rockford Chamber of Commerce’s website at www.RockfordChamber.com/events.
If you are unable to attend for any reason, the talks will be videotaped and
available on the Rockford University Community Education page.
Questions can be directed to Lauren Kepler at firstname.lastname@example.org or
The schedule of the
talks is as follows:
| Date|| Name|| Company|
1/15|| Jack Becherer|| Rock Valley College|
| 1/29|| Tyler Barden Smith|| Tyler's Landscaping Services, Inc.|
| 2/5|| Gordon Eggers|| Crusader Community Health|
| 2/19|| Tom Budd|| Rockford Bank & Trust|
| 3/5|| Dr. Ehren Jarrett|| Rockford Public Schools|
| 3/19|| Bob Trojan|| Rockford Linear Actuation, Inc.|
| 4/2|| Bradley Gummow|| Gummow Wealth Advisory Group of Wells Fargo Advisors|
| 4/16|| K.E.Copeland|| New Zion Church|
| 4/30|| Staci Hoste||Northern Public Radio WNIJ-WNIU |
| 5/7|| Jeff Kaney|| Kaney Group, LLC|
| 5/21|| Mike Brown||YMCA of Rock River Valley |
| 6/4|| Jeff Makeever|| Reinhart Boerner Van Duren P.C.|
| 6/18||David Schertz || Northern Region OSF Healthcare|
| 7/2|| Ron Clewer|| Rockford Housing Authority|
| 7/16||TBA || TBA|
|7/30||Teresa Beach-Shelow||Superior Joining Technologies|