Speaker Date Topic
David Hales, City Manager, City of Joliet Apr 24, 2018 12:15 PM
Meet the new Joliet City Manager
Anna Walters, Director of Health Services May 01, 2018 12:15 PM
Bridging the Communication Gap: Between adult child and aging parent

The communication gap between adult child and aging parent can make caregiving difficult. Discussions include caregiver perceptions and methods to strengthen relationship between the parent and adult child caregiver.

Registered Nurse Anna Walters is director of health services for Senior Star at Weber Place in Romeoville. In addition to hands-on care at Senior Star, she spearheads many innovative programs for residents and families including several caregiver support groups that have proven successful in helping family members better understand the complexities of Alzheimer’s and dementia.

 

 

Michael J. Schwarz, AICP May 08, 2018 12:15 PM
Downtown Joliet's Historic Central Spine: the Chicago Street Corridor Plan
Downtown Joliet's Historic Central Spine: the Chicago Street Corridor Plan

Michael J. Schwarz, AICP, Planning Director for the City of Joliet, will discuss the planning and design process for the Chicago Street Corridor in Downtown Joliet. 

Dr. Daniel Moirao May 15, 2018 12:15 PM
Equity
Equity
Bill Klaproth - Owner, Yes Media Marketing Jun 05, 2018 12:15 PM
You are NOT the Hero of Your Marketing
You are NOT the Hero of Your Marketing

Troy Cicero will introduce the speaker, Bill Klaproth of Yes Media Marketing. Bill Klaproth is president of YesMedia Marketing. An independent marketing expert/media professional who works with small to medium sized businesses providing marketing services, including traditional media, website development, social media and content creation. Bill started his career in radio and logged more than 20 years of programming and marketing radio stations. Most recently, Bill was Program Director of 97.9 The Loop, WLUP-FM in Chicago. In his work, Bill was responsible for strategic planning, brand development, building customer loyalty and was on the cutting-edge of marketing to younger demographics using social media, mobile marketing strategies and other new media marketing.