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PEAK Speaker Series – Living the Foundation

April 10, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

$25.00 – $35.00

Session II – Setting the Foundation
“If we build it, they will come.”

Sussex Area Chamber of Commerce is excited announce the PEAK Speaker Series. The 2019 Speaker Series will be focusing on all aspects of the employment process from attraction thru retention. This four part series will take place over the 2019 calendar year with different business professionals speaking on each topic.
Join us as we reach for the PEAK.

Operating out of your company’s culture throughout all connections building trust and loyalty.


Speaker: John McHugh is the Director of Corporate Communications, Leadership Development, and Training for Kwik Trip, Inc., based in La Crosse, Wisconsin. In his role at Kwik Trip he has helped the company achieve recognition as a Top Workplace as listed by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and the Des Moines Register.

Prior to joining Kwik Trip in 2004, John was an instructor and principal at Aquinas High School in La Crosse. He holds degrees from the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota and the Gregorian University in Rome, Italy. John sits on the Boards of Trust Point, National Mutual Benefit Society, Viterbo University and the Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse.

He and his wife Maggie enjoy living at their log home near Sparta, Wisconsin.


Brief Description: Purpose and Compassion at Work

Regardless of your role, what are people, customers and business partners looking for in you? What is the workplace culture you have created with your team that leads to success? Creating a mission driven culture with compassion and trust turns satisfied customers into loyal customers. In addition, if the work we do is tied into a purpose beyond profits our job satisfaction increases substantially and employee turnover is reduced.

Join John McHugh as he explores the role you play in your organization’s success and how you can find the key people to help you achieve that greatness. His examples and stories are ones that you won’t forget.


Full Breakfast Catered by: Chef Pam’s Kitchen is a fun new business just opening in downtown Waukesha for catering, private events and Chef assist cooking classes for kids and adults. Owner, Pam Dennis is a resident of Sussex and proud Mom of two children who graduated from Hamilton High School. Her goal is to share her love for cooking with all who visit her kitchen in Waukesha! For more information you can visit her website: Chefpamskitchen.com.


April 10, 2019
7:00 am - 9:00 am
$25.00 – $35.00


Hamilton High School LGA
W220 N6151 Town Line Rd
Sussex, WI 53089 United States
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