Foxconn Roundtable


The Daily Reporter, Wisconsin’s construction and development authority since 1897, will host it’s third Foxconn-related event titled Foxconn: The Ripple Effect.



Racine Civic Centre, Festival Hall

5 5th Street • Racine, WI 53403 (MAP)

Tickets $49 – includes lunch and networking.

Agenda Registration/Networking: 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Panel Discussion/Q&A: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Networking and Lunch: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Join The Daily Reporter as we host a panel of area business, construction, accounting, real estate, development and insurance leaders to discuss how to get work on the massive project and the supply chain; and for companies that already have contracts, we’ll discuss next steps to ensure a smooth project from start to finish.

With $10 billion in contracts to be let, there’s plenty of work to go around. Find out how to get your slice of the work and make money, as well as land contracts and make contacts, during our networking event immediately before and after the roundtable event.



kelly-armstrong2Kelly Armstrong
director of sector strategy development
Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.

Kelly Armstrong is director of sector strategy development for the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp., with responsibility for sectors including manufacturing; energy, power and controls, and supply chain management.

belmanDavid Belman
Belman Homes

David Belman, president of Belman Homes and of Belman Builders, is a second-generation home builder, Realtor®, Certified Construction Professional and CAPS Certified Contractor. He has more than 23 years of experience in single-family construction, land development, condominiums and real estate. Belman has chaired the Metropolitan Builders Association’s Builders Council, Green Building Council and the Wisconsin Builders Association’s Convention Committee, and has served on many MBA and WBA committees and task forces over the years. He has also served as president of the MBA and is currently the immediate past president of the WBA.

jim-brandenburgJim Brandenburg

Jim Brandenburg has extensive experience and knowledge in corporate and partnership tax law, mergers and acquisitions, tax legislation and construction services. His expertise includes working with business owners to identify tax planning opportunities and assist them in implementing those strategies. He is a member and past committee chair of the Federal Tax Committee.

elliot-lepoidevin-1Elliot J. LePoidevin, CPCU, CIC, CRIS
vice president of sales
Marsh & McLennan

Elliot Lepoidevin has more than 12 years of diverse risk management experience helping companies to identify, quantify, and manage the array of risks they face in protecting their people, assets and profits. His areas of expertise include risk identification and analysis, alternative and loss-sensitive risk financing, group and single- parent captives, coverage design and underwriting strategy, as well as employee training and development. He is currently on the board of directors of Fisher House Wisconsin and is a member of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Association of Commerce.










Questions? Contact Christy Peterson at (414) 225-1830 or by email.

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