Cardinal Business Forum


Cardinal Business Forum
June 2, 2016
Ritz Charles
Carmel, IN

 A networking event for business professionals presented by Ball State alumni for Ball State alumni. 

  • Open networking with light appetizers and cash bar
  • Productive evening of fast-paced roundtable networking (Be sure to bring 40 or more business cards!)
  • Tables moderated by Indianapolis area senior-level business executives - all of whom are Ball State alumni
  • Networking directory of registrants provided after the event

Thursday, June 2, 2016
Ritz Charles, Carmel, Indiana
     5:30 p.m. Check in and open networking
     6:00 p.m. Opening remarks
     6:10 p.m. Roundtable sessions begin
     7:30 p.m. Open networking

Want to know what the Cardinal Business Forum is all about?  See testimonials and roundtable sessions below:

Roundtable Sessions

Pre-Event Festivities

Bring 40 business cards and connect with Ball State business leaders and owners to expand your own network! All Ball State alumni are welcome!

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Thursday, May 26, 2016
To register for this event:


ADP, TJ Hall
Ball State University Alumni Association
Ball State University Indianapolis Area Alumni Chapter
Ball State University Miller College of Business
BKD, Bill Metzger
Bromet Capital Partners, Larry Metzing, Charlie Brown
Duke Realty, Denny Oklak
Gaylor Group, Inc., John Gaylor
Huntington Bank, Mike Newbold
Indiana Trust Company, Cory Spaulding
Krieg Devault LLP, Mike Williams
Peters, Browning & Co., Bob Browning
Ritz Charles, Chuck Lazzara
Sign Craft Industries, Greg Beyerl
Sikich LLP, Steve Imler and Josh Sickler
Strategic Marketing and Research, Jim Ittenbach
TRIphase Technologies, Rob Haecker
Wenclewicz Insurance, Scott Wenclewicz 


Tracy Bassett, Vice President Network Strategy and Innovation, United Healthcare
Michael Bauer, Owner, Chairman of the Board, Auctor Corporation
Michael Earley, President Microbiology, Petrochemi, Element Materials Technology
Peter Fellegy, Vice President of Business Development, Fortune Wireless, Inc.
Stacy Flanigan, Senior Vice President, BMO Harris Bank
Rick Hall, Attorney and Partner, Barnes and Thornburg
Frank Hancock, President and CEO, Sport Graphics, Inc.
Jim Ittenbach, President, CEO, Strategic Marketing and Research, Inc.
Don Kratz, Attorney, Keown Kratz, LLC
Kevin O’Brien, General Manager, Tom O’Brien Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
Steve Pierce, Senior Broker, Indiana Business Advisors
Tim Pierce, Vice President, Ball State Federal Credit Union
Josh Sickler, Tax Manager, CPA, Sikich, LLP
Joseph Weigel, Director of Marketing and Communications, Celadon Trucking
Scott Wenclewicz, Owner, Wenclewicz Insurance
Jason Zoch, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Alumni Association
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-1080; toll free 888-I-GO-4-BSU
Fax: 765-285-1414
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