Visions Northwest, Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board and the Northwest Wisconsin Educators for Regional Development again are partnering on the Regional Insights on the Economy (RIsE) Breakfast Series.

The 2019 series will focus on “Rising to Success: Business Startups in Northwest Wisconsin.” Sessions are scheduled from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday, May 2, at Flat Creek Lodge in Hayward and Wednesday, May 22, at North Central Technical College in Phillips.

Space will be available at each location until 11 a.m. after the event for networking.

Each session of the RIsE series will feature guest speakers from the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at University of Wisconsin-Superior and Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation's Entrepreneurship and Innovation program.

Following the presentation, a panel discussion will showcase a variety of successful local entrepreneurs from the region, including Hayward Gourmet, Velo Café, Bemused Photography and Design, and IKS Industries, Inc.

Registration is required to attend, with a fee of $12 per person, which includes breakfast. Registration can be completed at

For more information about the RIsE Series, contact Crystal Rohde, Visions Northwest Administrator, at (715) 635-2197 or

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