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Appleton’s OctoberfestTM Announces Inaugural Octoberfest Champions

Appleton’s OctoberfestTM, an event of the Fox Cities Chamber, is excited to announce its first group of Octoberfest Champions. Octoberfest Champions serve as VIPs and advocates, both before and at the event, to show support for one of the area’s major festivals that generates incredible awareness for the community, helps nonprofits, and has a huge impact on the local economy.

Thank you to the first four organizations who have signed on as Champions:

Appleton Lathing Corporation

Appleton Lathing Co. has been a premier subcontracting service in the Midwest for 60 years. They strive for three things while delivering the best products on the market: safety, quality, and innovation. Visit their website at: www.appletonlathing.com.

MJI Building Services, LLC

MJI Building Services’ mission is to practice transparency, trust and teamwork, while promoting a safe, innovative and rewarding experience. Their purpose is to serve the community by enhancing the world around it. Visit their website at www.buildwithmji.com.

Touchmark on West Prospect

With a picturesque location near the Fox River on 40 private acres of rolling greenery, Touchmark on West Prospect offers sophisticated options for independent living, supportive assisted living, and compassionate memory care. Choose from single-family homes, spacious apartments, and cozy neighborhoods, all designed for carefree living. Visit their website at: www.touchmark.com.

Vosstera, LLC

Vosstera, LLC, located at 1004 Lugano Street in Menasha, is an outsourced IT and technology managed services provider. They offer a range of services, most notably their AIM managed service offerings. With no project fees and the most robust offering in the upper midwest, they’re changing the game for their customers. Visit their website at: www.vosstera.com.

“Octoberfest is a time to come together to create lasting memories,” explained Stephanie Buchanan of Touchmark on why they became an Octoberfest Champion. “It’s also a time to make new friendships and participate in community. At Touchmark on West Prospect, we celebrate the FULL life and enrich people’s lives daily. Enjoying the changing seasons with new and old friends and loved ones aligns perfectly with our values.”

Added Tim Voss of Vosstera: “What do we love about Octoberfest? The community, the fun, and everyone just getting together for a great time!”

There is still time to become a Champion and show support for Octoberfest and the Fox Valley area. Businesses who become Octoberfest Champions receive:

  • News release announcing your company as a champion
  • Recognition in Fox Cities Week e-newsletter and Chamber web site
  • Social media post before event with company tag
  • Co-branding the event with the Chamber
  • Take part in the 9 AM toast to kick off Octoberfest
  • Group photo taken at the event, and 8 x 10 print
  • 2 wristbands and drink tickets (must be 21)
  • 2 plastic Octoberfest Steins
  • 2 VIP lanyards

To become a Champion, click here: https://form.jotform.com/231856165595063?fbclid=IwAR0FEy6Dp3W07TbWh7wF2em_2a5sZTb74VYBIlZladqbYkSqXhOCBnrs1wA


About Appleton’s OctoberfestTM

Appleton’s Octoberfest, a program of the Fox Cities Chamber, is a two-day festival in Appleton, Wisconsin. Octoberfest has grown to hosting 200,000 attendees annually, with 100 food booths supporting nonprofit organizations, a large arts and crafts market, and entertainment for all. License to Cruise, a classic car show, kicks off the festival on Friday night. The mission of the first event was the same as it is today, to support local businesses and the Fox Cities’ economy, as well as raise funds for local nonprofits and reinvest in the community. When you attend Octoberfest, you are giving back to the Fox Cities community! For more information and a complete event schedule visit octoberfestonline.org. Follow Octoberfest on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.


About Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce

The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce captures the energy of one of Wisconsin’s most dynamic regions and transforms it into innovative programs and services for its business members. The Fox Cities Chamber serves all of the Fox Cities communities within the counties of Outagamie, Calumet and the northern portion of Winnebago. The Fox Cities Chamber plays a leadership role in regional economic development efforts in Northeastern Wisconsin. For more information, visit www.foxcitieschamber.com.