LTC To Offer Free Lakeshore Entrepreneurs & Inventors Network Meeting




Lakeshore Technical College is offering a free presentation for anyone interested in seeking ideas and inspiration to start or grow their own business.  The next meeting will be held on Monday, May 19, 2014 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at Lakeshore Technical College, Cleveland Campus, in the Cleveland Training Room.

The topic of the meeting will be “The Long and Winding Road for an Entrepreneur” presented by Jim Kregel, CEO/President of Surgical Site Solutions.   Jim will share the story of the journey he and his partners have been on for Surgical Site Solutions. Key topics addressed include planning for the business and strategic issues, preparing for obstacles, promoting their product and most importantly proving it to the market and investors. Learn first-hand how a new product can be turned into a successful business venture.

Inventors, entrepreneurs, students, start-ups, business owners, and all interested area residents are encouraged to attend this new spring 2014 series “Voices of Success — Do’s and Don’ts for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, Students, Startups, Business Owners”.

For more information, contact Kristin Bell Abell, Director, LTC Center for Entrepreneurship, or 920-693-1658.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.

Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC's mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at:

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