The VP of Corporate Social Responsibility for the Milwaukee Bucks will speak on "The Business of Basketball" for the spring 2019 series.

Sponsored by the Batterman School of Business MBA program, the Industry Leaders Seminar brings industry experts to campus to speak on a variety of business leadership topics. Experts share real-world examples and case studies to support their insights.


This event is free and open to the CUW community and public.


All seminars will take place in the Pharmacy Building Lecture Hall (Room 008) on Concordia's Mequon campus, 12800 N. Lake Shore Drive.


  • 5:15-6 p.m. Networking
  • 6-7 p.m. Lecture
  • 7-7:30 p.m. Q&A


  • March 11 | Chris Gollar, PNC Bank President | "Leadership: It's All About the People"
  • March 26 | Mark Toth, Manpower Chief Legal and Public Affairs Officer | "The Leadership Workout: Every Leadership Lesson in the History of the Universe in 90 Mins or Less"
  • April 11 | Denise Thomas, The Effective Communication Coach, LLC President, Consultant, Communication Coach | "Great Leaders are Great Communicators"
  • April 16 | Christine Specth, Cousins Subs, Presidents and CEO | "Creating a Legacy of Better: How to Turn a 47-year-old Brand into a Relevant Icon"