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The Wisconsin Family Business Forum thanks the following sponsors for their significant support, professional expertise, time and financial commitment:

Bank First National was founded in 1894 and was known as the Bank of Manitowoc. Bank First has a total of 12 office locations. The Bank manages its banking branches through the Northern, Central, Southern and Fox Valley regions of its marketplace. Its newest location was opened in February, 2011 in downtown Oshkosh.

Today, Bank First remains one of the few independent community banks left in the area. The bank has experienced steady growth for the past several years. The Bank offers loan, deposit, asset management, investment advisory and trust products at each of its banking offices. The Bank employs approximately 155 full-time equivalent staff and had assets of $1.039 billion at September 30, 2013. As they grow, they continually re-invest in the communities they serve. They are your independent, locally-owned, community bank here to serve all your financial needs.

Their mission statement is: Our Promise: We are a relationship-based community bank focused on providing innovative products and services that are value driven.

Schenck SC is a full-service regional accounting and consulting firm. Schenck has over 500 employees that serve businesses and individual clients through eight locations in Wisconsin. As one of the largest CPA firms in the state and in the U.S., Schenck provides a full range of services including accounting and audit, tax, business consulting, information technology, merger and acquisition, retirement planning, investment and payroll solutions.

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh College of Business prepares traditional and nontraditional students to compete as professionals in the global marketplace by providing an education that meets the high standards of AACSB - the International Association for Management Education; facilitates student learning by blending theoretical foundations with practical application; advances business knowledge through scholarship; and shares expertise through partnerships with organizations.

UTECH Customized Organizational Development There are many approaches to leadership development. Unfortunately, most are outdated, slow moving and ineffective. Our proven interactional focus gets at the root of problems quickly. After all, business is all about people, and we are experts at breaking down the relational barriers that limit personal and corporate growth. We'll show you how to develop leader-to-leader interaction that leads to more profitable decision-making. And our customized approach includes implementation. In other words, we don't just tell you what's wrong and leave, we stay and work with you to create lasting, meaningful change.

von Briesen & Roper, s,c. was founded in 1904 and today is the sixth largest law firm in Wisconsin with offices in Milwaukee, Madison and Oshkosh. Our practice is global, national, regional and local and we are regularly chosen by industry leaders for their most significant and complicated legal matters while at the same time assisting growing businesses, startups and entrepreneurs in addressing their legal needs. Neither "Big Law" nor a "small firm", we fit the niche that sophisticated consumers of legal services seek.


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