Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm


Each year, the CIC board selects a community leader for the ‘Excellence in Business’ Award. The award recognizes a local businessperson who has shown a dedicated interest in the community, and has represented New Bremen in a positive and professional manner through business and/or philanthropic activities conducted in our community. 

On Thursday, November 8th, the CIC board will present the 2018 Excellence in Business award to Bernie Schroer of New Bremen Machine & Tool.

A ‘Distinguished Entrepreneur Award’ is also presented at the annual event.  In appreciation for entrepreneurial spirit and ability to accomplish it to excellence, this year’s award will be presented to Brooke Wente of Lather: hair co. for him & her. 

Recognition will also be given to new businesses who have selected the Village Of New Bremen to grow their business.  A brief overview of community highlights and upcoming projects will also be presented.

The 2018 event will be held at Faith Alliance Church Fellowship Hall on November 8th from 11:30am-1pm.  The event is open to the public.  RSVP is required and seating is limited.  The cost is $15 and includes a buffet meal.  To reserve a seat, send an email to