Business Networking for Milwaukee-Area Catholics

Catholic Professionals Forum of Metropolitan Milwaukee

Building Our Christian Faith • Building Business Relationships

Catholic Professionals Forum - MilwaukeeThrough monthly breakfast meetings, we connect with other business people, learn about community and government issues, and are strengthened in our relationships with Jesus Christ. We strive to conduct business each day in a manner guided by the Gospel message and by the teachings of the Church.

Catholic Professionals Forum holds monthly breakfast meetings, except for a summer break. Our metro Milwaukee meetings are held 7:30-9 a.m. The November 19, 2020 meeting will be held at our usual location: Westmoor Country Club in Brookfield. Space is limited in order to maintain sufficient distancing. All meetings are tentative due to the changing pandemic situation.

Registrations and payment must be made in advance by noon on the Monday preceding the meeting.

Our Next Speaker

Kathleen O'Leary, CEO - Wisconsin State Fair

Kathleen O’Leary was named CEO and executive director of the Wisconsin State Fair in 2016, after serving as interim CEO and being with the State Fair for 19 years. 

The annual Wisconsin State Fair is considered one of the top 10 fairs in the country. It welcomed more than one million guests for the six years to this year – when the COVID-19 pandemic forced its cancelation. 

O’Leary has 30+ years of public and private sector experience in marketing, sponsorship, communications and facility operations, and holds a bachelor’s degree from UW-Whitewater. Prior to joining the fair, she worked in marketing for Beer Across America, and for the former G. Heileman Brewing Co.

This meeting will be Thursday, November 19, from 7:30-9 a.m. This meeting will take place at Westmoor Country Club. 

Pre-registrations and pre-payment will be required by noon on Monday, November 16.