Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors!
 
 
            
         
 
 
SCHEDULE
MONDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2021
 9:00 am to 5:00 pm  TLW Board of Directors Meeting
 8:30 am to 3:00 pm  Food Safety Class & Exam
 (open to members and non-members, pre-registration required)

 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm  Registration & $2 Bill Exchange
 6:00 pm to 1:00 am  Outagamie Tavern League Welcome Party
 Location: Capital Centre located, 725 W. Capital Dr., Appleton
 Entertainment from the Mason St. Band; Open buffet
 Bus shuttles will run continuously throughout the night from the Red Lion Paper Valley Hotel.

 
 
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021
 8:30 am to 5:00 pm  Registration & $2 Bill Exchange
 8:45 am to 9:15 am  Nominating Committee Meeting
 8:45 am to 9:15 am  Rules Committee Meeting
 9:15 am to 12:00 pm  General Session
  • Welcome: TLW President Chris Marsicano, Outagamie County League President Marty DeCoster
  • TLW updates from our president, secretary and treasurer
  • Keynote presentation: The Butterfly Effect, Craig Schiefelbein.
  • Recognition of Special Club Members
  • TLW Member of the Year
  • Attendance drawings
  • First Timers Orientation
 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm  Trade Show
 Bean Bag Toss, Donations for TIPAC
 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm  Silent Auction benefitting TIPAC
 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
 Attracting Tomorrow’s Talent with Today’s Leaders
This session focuses on talent attraction and workforce retention by building understanding of who we are, how we were raised, and how each generation views “work” as a part of their identity. Learn talent attraction and retention strategies to overcome generational differences and attract Millennial and Gen Z employees and keep them from leaving. For instance, depending on your life stage, you might prioritize your lifestyle over your career. So how do employers manage and motivate someone who may not be as committed to their job as previous generations? This session will give you the answers.
Presented by Steve Bench, Founder, Generational Consulting, LLC
 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm  What You Need to Know About Chapter 125
 An overview of the Wisconsin Department of Revenue’s Alcohol & Tobacco Enforcement Unit,
 the tavern inspection process, common violations seen, and any new laws that have been or
 will potentially be passed. There will be time for Q&A.
 Presenters:
 Special Agent in Charge Tyler Quam (Madison)
 Special Agent Rick Uhlig (Appleton)
 Special Agent Kurt Goodreau (Appleton)
 8:00 pm to 1:00 am Tuesday Night Party
Music by Super Vinyl
Sponsored by: BMI
 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm
 Live Auction (Proceeds to Direct Givers)
 
 
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2021
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, let’s all wear something pink today!
 9:00 am to 4:00 pm  Registration & $2 Bill Exchange
 9:30 am to 11:00 am  General Session
  • Legislative update by TLW lobbyist Scott Stenger
  • Report from American Beverage Licensees (ABL) Executive Director John Bodnovich
  • Rick Berman of the American Beverage Institute (ABI) has also been invited to speak
 9:00 am to 1:45 pm  Silent Auction benefitting TIPAC
 11:00 am to 3:00 pm  Trade Show
 Bean Bag Toss, Donations for TIPAC
 11:45 am to 12:15 pm  League Leader/SafeRide Meeting
 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm  Vendor Drawings (Attendees must be present to win)
 2:45 pm to 3:00 pm  Exhibitor Booth Drawing (Exhibitors must be setup to win)
 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm  District Caucuses
 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
 President’s Reception
 $25 Donation to Tavern Industry Political Action Committee (TIPAC)
 8:00 pm– 11:00 pm  Pete Madland’s Retirement Party
 Celebrate Pete Madland’s leadership and his retirement with good friends, food and beverage
 and music from a TLW favorite, the Retro Specz.
Sponsored by: Badger Liquor
 
 
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2021
 9:00 am to 9:30 am  Voting (Delegates Only)
 10:00 am to 12:00 pm  General Session
  • Announce and swear-in the new TLW President
  • Parade of Candidates for the Spring 2022 elections
  • Foundation raffle drawing
  • Silent auction drawing
  • Buyer raffle drawing
  • Video wrap-up of the convention
 12:00 pm  Foundation Meeting
 12:00 pm  Outagamie President’s Reception
 
Plan B Bar & Food Robot, 121 W. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna
 
Note: Times and events are subject to change without notice.
 
 
SPEAKERS
 
 
Craig Schiefelbein [The Butterfly Effect, Tuesday, October 5] is widely known as the founder of Paragon Development Systems (or PDS), a project he started with loose change 30+ years ago in an Oconomowoc basement and built into a $225 million company.
 
He is a Philanthropist: building foundations locally, bringing water to parts of Africa, and building schools in Cambodia, among many other things. He is a Servant Leader.
 
He is also a superhero: dressing as Batman and arriving in his original Batmobile, his part-time job is visiting children who are sick or who have disabilities.
 
Craig’s message, “The Butterfly Effect,” is an entertaining way to revisit the purpose we serve, how everything we do matters and how to get to a relevant legacy.
 
Craig was twice recognized by Ernst and Young as “Entrepreneur of the Year” and was the recipient of the Ronald Reagan National Leadership Award. PDS has repeatedly been named a Southeast Wisconsin “Best Place to Work.” INTEL recognized Craig for creating the “Most Innovative Business Solution in North America.”
 
 
 
 
 
REGISTRATION FEES 
 
 
EXHIBIT
Want to Exhibit at the 2021 Fall Trade Show? Purchase your booth here.
 
 
SPONSOR
TLW has several exciting new sponsor options this year. Claim your sponsorship now! See the sponsorship prospectus.
 
 
LOCATION 
333 W College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911

 
ACCOMMODATIONS
IMPORTANT! The hotel block at the Red Lion is sold out. Additional rooms have been secured at the following hotel:
 
101 S Riverheath Way
Appleton, WI 54915

To make your reservations call 920-903-9256 and ask for the TLW group rate or make your reservations online. Please make your reservations no later than Friday, September 3 to receive the TLW rate of $179 per night. 
 
The following hotels are a short drive from the convention site. Rates shown were current as of 8/23.

150 Nicolet Rd., Appleton
Rate: $156

4525 West College Ave., Appleton
Rate: $128

132 N Mall Dr., Appleton
Rate: $109
 
 
 




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