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Business Connection

Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Time: 5 - 7 p.m.
Location: American Legion Foxhole Bar and Hall – View map
Registration: Closed


Ready to win a “Honeymoon Vacation” to anywhere in the USA?! The only way to win is if you attend the October 20th AC Business Connection co-hosted by GOEBEL Insurance & Financial Inc. and the Holiday Inn of Fond du Lac! GOEBEL is very excited about this opportunity to be “united” with the Holiday Inn to present the October AC Business Connection. ABOUT GOEBEL: GOEBEL Insurance & Financial Inc. (GOEBEL) has been serving the insurance and financial needs of the residents and businesses of Fond du Lac for over 22 years. GOEBEL founder and President, Larry Goebel, has over 34 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. Larry's son and GOEBEL co-owner, Tony Goebel, helped expand GOEBEL's business and benefits division when he joined the firm three years ago. Prior to joining GOEBEL, Tony was a Federated Insurance rep and went through their extensive nine-month training program. He was Federated’s #1 rep in the country for group health and his ideas and strategies have saved companies over $2.5M in health premiums over the past six years. GOEBEL’s business division goes by 5Gbenefits (5 GOEBEL's) and does employee benefits plans, commercial insurance and work comp, buy sell funding, keyman and deferred comp plans. They have five Certified Work Comp Advisors and an on-staff Risk Consultant. They also offer major value adds including building custom benefit enrollment portals, an HR hotline, wellness plans, and tailored risk management and safety plans. For individuals, GOEBEL offers an array of products such as auto, home, umbrella, life, health insurance on/off the ACA exchange, Medicare Advantage, supplement and Part D plans, Long Term Care and Disability Insurance. They also offer several planning services that include financial planning, retirement planning, estate planning and Social Security planning. GOEBEL Insurance has a team of 10 professionals to help you with any insurance or financial questions or concerns that you might have. They are located at 76 Western Ave in Fond du Lac. ABOUT THE HOLIDAY INN: The Lake Winnebago Conference Center opened in April of 2015 and is the perfect venue for weddings, class reunions, holiday parties, fundraisers, conferences and corporate events. the state of the art conference center can accommodate up to 1000 people theatre seating or 450 for a banquet. Their experienced staff will work with you on all of the details. Chef Tim will be showcasing some of his culinary talents. We can work with you on a menu, theme or budget. The conference center is located in the Holiday Inn, which boasts 139 guest rooms and newly renovated meeting space. Stop in Benvenuto's for lunch, dinner or appetizers and drinks after a long day at work. Did you know that Benvenutos caters to any business in Fond du Lac? Pick up one of their "Catering To Go Menus." The staff at the Holiday Inn look forward to welcoming you all to their "reception" and experience 1st hand all that it have to offer! Business Connections are held the third Tuesday of the month from 5 p.m - 7 p.m. All member staffs are invited and encouraged to attend. Cost: $5.00

Three AC member businesses are partnering up for an extra special holiday connection! Treat yourself to delicious food prepared by Boda’s, see the beauty of Wood’s Floral creations and enjoy beverages while taking in the atmosphere of the American Legion.

The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans. The American Legion Trier-Puddy Post 75 welcomes veterans from all branches of the armed forces. Also located in the building is the Foxhole Bar and Hall, which is open to the public. There is no other bar and hall in the city that contributes all of their proceeds to veteran’s programs and children and youth activities in Fond du Lac.

Boda’s Restaurant & Catering has been serving Fond du Lac and the surrounding areas for almost 25 years. Located on the corner of Pioneer Road and Grove Street, the restaurant opens daily at 6 a.m. and closes at 3 p.m., except on Fridays when a fish fry is served until 8:30 p.m. They offer a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu with homemade soups and desserts. From the army at Fort McCoy, to all three shifts at Kohl’s department distribution center in Milwaukee, to a band at the Brown County fair, Boda’s will serve any meal at any location at any time. They have catered for as many as 1200 people in three hours to an anniversary meal for two regular customers.

Wood’s Floral and Gifts is a full service floral and gift shop, specializing in event decorations, fresh arrangements for every occasion, wedding flowers and funeral pieces. In the store, they feature a wide array of gifts and home decor, ranging from metal wall artwork, silk arrangements, and unique items for every occasion. As a locally-owned business‚ the staff at Wood’s knows that with every customer they serve, their personal reputation is on the line. Whether designing a single arrangement‚ decorating for a special event or providing in-home design consultation services‚ Wood’s Floral looks to provide a personalized experience for every customer, every occasion.


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