Discover what it takes to navigate turbulence in the global marketplace:

  • Hear and learn from business owners and international trade executives who are leveraging the hard-earned lessons from the past two years to maintain better visibility into the future for global business – all while navigating turbulence in the global marketplace.
  • Find out how to sharpen your focus, improve leadership skills, develop innovative practices and hire and retain great staff to ensure your global business runs profitably. 
  • Connect with peers, fellow business owners, decision makers, industry experts and service providers.
  • Network with peers and make new deals.
  • Seek out and find the resources and education needed to get started and grow through international sales.


Meet Our Speakers

Lu Holter

Owner Croix Valley Foods

Bill Mchenry

President, Widgeteer, Inc.

Cathy Koch

Founder and CEO, K-Tec Systems

Tom Dustman

International Sales Director, Sunnen Products Company

Ellen Wheeler

Partner and Litigation Attorney, Foley & Lardner LLP

Ahmad Murrar

Litigation Associate, Foley & Lardner LLP

Susan Walters-Flood

Chief Operating Officer, The Planting Hope Company

Donald J. Lloyd

Senior Vice President | Manager: Capital Markets – Foreign Exchange, Rate Swaps and Commodity Derivatives, Associated Bank

Angie Kappel

VP, Foreign Exchange | Capital Markets, Associated Bank

Lori Novak

VP Foreign Exchange | Capital Markets, Associated Bank
Marc Schulman

Marc S. Schulman

President, Eli’s Cheesecake Company
Laurel J. Delaney

Laurel Delaney

Founder, GlobeTrade and President, Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global; Author, "Exporting: The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably"

Richard Paullin

Executive Director, International Trade Association of Greater Chicago