Packers Mentor-Protege Program to host networking event Sept. 21

The Green Bay Packers Mentor-Protégé Program will host a networking event Wednesday, Sept. 21, at 3 p.m. in the Lambeau Field Atrium. The event will feature a panel of local purchasing departments and local businesses who will discuss their purchasing methods.

The Wisconsin Procurement Institute will moderate, and the Packers, Oshkosh Corporation and Fincantieri Marinette Marine will be part of the panel, as well as a veteran-owned business and a minority woman-owned business. The National Minority Council will also be in attendance.

Following the discussion, there will be time for networking to give attendees the opportunity to meet with the panel representatives one-on-one, as well as interact with other area businesses.