Grocers in the Capitol Day

Wed., April 5, 2017
Park Hotel
22 South Carroll St.
Madison, WI
Capitol Day Video
Special Legislative Sponsors
2017  Grocers in the Capitol Day 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Park Hotel, Madison, WI

Grocers shoulder the weight of regulations and taxes!  

Attend Grocers In the Capitol Day to let you legislators know about Issues that affect your business and the grocery industry in Wisconsin are currently being debated at the State Capitol. Grocers In The Capitol Day is a perfect venue to learn about the issues and ask questions. Then let your voice be heard at the State Capitol during meetings with your elected officials to discuss issues that impact your business. 

Schedule for Wed., April 5, 2017
We know you’re busy so we packed as much as we could into one day.

Attendees receive detailed issue briefings, legislative updates, and participate in small group meetings with your elected officials to discuss issues that impact your business.

10:00 am   Registration with breakfast and coffee
10:30 am   Issue Briefings
11:00 am   Legislative Speakers
Noon          Working Lunch
1:30 pm      Lessons Learned in Grocery - Legislative Panel
2:00 pm     Legislative Visits
3:30 pm     Program Concludes
Register Today!
Don't miss this chance to weigh in on issues that affect your day-to-day operations and bottom line!
Park Hotel logo
PARK HOTEL - New Location
The newly renovated Park Hotel stands as a reflection of Madison's history and growth as a city. The only hotel on Madison’s Capitol Square, Best Western Premier Park Hotel is an icon of hospitality and a true symbol of downtown Madison.

Park Hotel - formerly Best Western Inn on the Park
         22 South Carroll Street
         Madison, WI 53703
               (608) 285-8000
               $129 Standard Rooms
               $139 Deluxe Room
               $169 Suite
              Room block closes March 10th.

"If you don't attend Capitol Day and meet with your legislators, how do they know what is important for your business?"                  ~Jason Cowley, Cowley's Piggly Wiggly
Grassroots Sponsors
Priority grocery industry issue briefings include: 
  • WI State Budget
  • Unfair Sales Act
  • Personal Property Tax
  • And More - Watch for more details!
"Taking a day away from your business to learn about and address issues that do affect your business and livelihood are definately worthwhile."         ~Dave Ryman, Certco Inc.
Steve Loehr receives the 2016 Grocers Care Award
Grocers Care Political Action Award 

<   Steve Loehr, Kwik Trip, won the 2016 WGA's Grocers Care Political Action award.    Watch for announcement of 2017 award winner!

Click here to see list of past award winners
"I find the more contact I have with my legislators, the more open they are to hearing issues taht affect my business.  I think we would have a much greater impact if more WGA members were to get involved in events such as this."   
                                        ~Jeff Tate, Watertown Piggly Wiggly
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2016 Capitol Day Photos

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