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Portage County Business Council
Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development
5501 Vern Holmes Dr.
Stevens Point, WI 54482
Phone: (715) 344-1940
Fax: (715) 344-4473
Email: info@portagecountybiz.com

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Todd Kuckkahn
Executive Director

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AngelAngel Whitehead
Administrative / Marketing Assistant

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Karen Schanock
Director of Programs and Events

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Kari Thompson
Business and Office
Operations Director

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Director of Workforce Development

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Director of Business Engagement

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Portage County Business Council / Foundation  Executive Board

Keith Pilger – President, Anderson O’Brien
Ken Erler – Vice President, Sentry Insurance
Sue Wille – Treasurer, Ligman & Wille CPA LLC
Scott Glinski – Member at Large, Skyward
Erik Carlson – Member at Large, Ellis Stone Construction Company
Lisa Sobczak – Member at Large, ABR Employment Services
Doug Ballweg – Member at Large, Delta Dental of Wisconsin
Todd Kuckkahn– Executive Director, Portage County Business Council, Inc.

Portage County Business Council / Foundation  Board of Directors

Tom Altmann – Altmann Construction Company
Lorraine Avery – Associated Bank
Dan Beighley – Wisconsin Public Service Corporation
Patty Dreier – Portage County Executive
David Eckmann – University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point
Jim Firminhac – WoodTrust Bank
James Gifford – Portage County Board
Gregg HanselPacelli Catholic Schools
O. Phillip Idsvoog – Portage County Board
Deb Marten – Marten Machining
Cherrie Marti – Ministry Saint Michael’s Hospital
Richard O’Sullivan – Mid-State Technical College
Jeremie Pavelski – Heartland Farms Inc.
Susan Placzek – SentryWorld Sports Center
Tom Davies – Village of Plover
Dawn Thrun – International Bank of Amherst
Lee Bush – Stevens Point Area Public Schools
Mike Wiza – City of Stevens Point
Ward Wolff – First Weber Group Realtors
Robert Worth – The Worth Company (Director Emeritus)

Portage County Business Council / Foundation  Board Advisors

Sara Brish – Stevens Point Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Dan Mahoney – Village of Plover
Michael Ostrowski – City of Stevens Point
Volker Gaul – Mid-State Technical College

Room Rental

The Portage County Business Council Foundation room is ideal for staff meetings, retreats, sales presentations, and employee training sessions. The room has the ability to seat up to 50 individuals, depending on the layout. There are 10 eight-foot tables and 50 chairs included in the rental fee.  To learn more about renting our space, review the Room Rental Rates and our Room Rental Contract.