The Annual Chamber Signature Event, BRANDED, is the most recognizable event of the year and is open to all Chamber members. It features the annual awards presentations, which include Member of the Year, Economic Development Member of the Year, Ambassador of the Year, and the Presidents Award. Drawing 200 - 250 people, this event recognizes those members who have distinguished themselves in some significant way.
This year's speaker is Craig Dickman. Craig is the Managing Director for TitletownTech and one of the key visionaries in its creation. Prior to TitletownTech, he founded StageThree, an innovation-focused practice working with corporate partners and entrepreneurs to create, build, and commercialize new capabilities and ventures. He is an experienced entrepreneur who founded Breakthrough Fuel and co-founded the N.E.W. Venture Foundry; an inventor with multiple patents; and a successful chief executive at Breakthrough Fuel, Paper Transport, and Master Fleet. Before launching and leading successful businesses, he was an executive at Schneider National and SHADE Information Systems as well as a contracted team member on two NASA Discovery Missions: Lunar Prospector and Near-Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR).
Craig received his bachelor of science degree in business from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and his master’s in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He currently serves as Vice Chair of the UW-Green Bay Council of Trustees and on the Board of Directors for the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation and the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League.