Director, Colleen Merrill
Colleen Merrill is no stranger to small business ownership and management. She currently co-owns and operates an area rental properties management business. Her background includes deep experience in mechanical contracting. Having that essential, in-the-trenches understanding of the challenges and needs of small business is integral to her role at the SBDC.
- Business Planning
- Marketing Strategy
- Small Business Management and Development
- Real Estate Development
Contact her by e-mail at email@example.com
or by phone at (920) 424-1456
Phil Florek, Senior Business Counselor
Phil has more than forty years of management experience including over ten years of recent experience as president or CEO of family and closely-held businesses. His background also includes a number of years experience in mergers and acquisitions for Fortune 500 companies. Among his specialties:
Debt and equity financing options for established businesses
Improving financial performance of a business
Revitalizing sales, marketing and customer service
- Business and Strategic Planning
Contact him by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by phone at (920) 424-2022
Tom Richter, Business Counselor
Tom specializes in assisting people who are thinking about starting a business for the first time. He has over eleven years of recent experience managing his own start-up business, and is currently a graduate student at the UW Oshkosh College of Business.
Contact him by e-mail at email@example.com
or by phone at (920) 424-1826
Zachary Lefeber, Marketing Research Intern
A student in the UW Oshkosh College of Business, Andrew assists the counseling staff in conducting business feasibility studies and new market assessments for a wide range of clients, including small and medium-size enterprises, and economic development organizations in Northeast Wisconsin.