Please join us on November 16th for our annul State of the Region Event hosted right here in downtown La Crosse! This event will have a variety of topics including a speaker from the Federal Reserve, a section on state of cyber security, and recognizing our Rising Stars Under 40 in the 7 Rivers Region. Lunch will be included along with a designated time for networking. Registration is now open. Space is limited so buy your tickets now. To register CLICK HERE.
Highlights for 2016 State of the Region
State of Cyber Security
Dane Deutsch, our Keynote Speaker, is the CEO/ President of Deutsch’s Inc. which is composed of several companies including: DCS Netlin and the Leadership Management Development Center. DCS focuses on WatchGuard firewalls for internet security, Google Apps, Apple and managed IT services. Dane will be giving a presentation on the State of Cyber Security and illustrating what you can do to protect yourself, your family and business on the Internet.
State of the Region
Director, Regional Outreach
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
As the Regional Outreach Director for the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Ron gathers data and other intelligence on current economic conditions from business and community leaders throughout the Ninth Federal Reserve District. Before assuming this position, Ron was the editor of the fedgazette, a business and economics journal, for 15 years where he researched topics such as job growth, the Bakken oil boom, income mobility, public pensions, and many others. In Ron’s presentation on the State of the Region, he will be comparing La Crosse metro and the 7 Rivers region to areas of similar size in the upper Midwest.
2016 Executive Survey Results
The Results of our 2016 Survey will be released at this event. We had over 130 responses to this survey representing 10 different counties in the 7 Rivers Region.
Presentation of 2016 Rising Stars Under 40
The 7 Rivers Alliance in partnership with the River Valley Newspaper Group is pleased to present the 2016 Rising Stars Under 40. Join us to celebrate the young professionals in our region who are making a difference at work and in their communities.