The second day of MARKETPLACE opens with the Breakfast of Champions that recognizes the contnbutions of individuals and organizations that support minority, woman and veteran owned businesses in Wisconsin.

In addition, the Wisconsin Department of Administration and the U.S. Small Business Administration also highlight the achievements of their 2016 businesses of the year and champion awards.

Other invited speakers provide insights into the contributions of minority, woman and veteran•owned businesses and the impact they have on our economy and communities.

Registration and networking begins at 7:00 AM with the program beginning promptly at 7:30 AM. Following the breakfast. the Expo Hall opens at 9 AM and offers attendees opportunities to meet with buyers, visit lender and resource provider exhibits, other business exhibitors and attend short 30 minute spotlight seminars.

The breakfast is included In the Dec. 14th registration fee.