2017 Talent Upload

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Calling all bachelors candidates with majors in: Computer Science & IT, Engineering, Finance, Logistics or Supply Chain Management


October 12-14, 2017

an immersive three day event to for students and employers to build relationships in the Fox Cities

Our mission is to familiarize college students from around the Midwest with the Fox Cities community, its top employers, and the limitless career paths available here.  High-tech employers in the Fox Cities depend on high-quality talent to meet current needs and facilitate future growth.  Talent Upload is the matchmaker, giving students an opportunity to explore life as a young professional in the Fox Cities and employers a chance to engage them before they enter this ultra-competitive market.

What did Talent Upload students have to say?

What is your perception of living as a young professional in the Fox Cities?

How likely are you to pursue a job/internship in the Fox Cities?



Thursday, October 12

• University Pick-up (varies by location–you will be notified 2 weeks prior to event)
• Hotel Check-In/Registration
• Takeoff Reception & Expo–ATW Platinum Flight Center

Friday, October 13

• Breakfast
• On-Site Company Tours
• Non-Profit and Networking Reception

Saturday, October 14

• Breakfast
• Tech Panel Discussion
• Lunch & Scavenger Hunt
• Scavenger Hunt Prizes/Farewell
• University Drop-off (varies by location)

Talent Upload Participating Companies:


J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

About J.J. Keller:

J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is the nation’s leading provider of regulatory, safety and compliance solutions. More than 90% of the Fortune 1000® companies rely on our expert insights to create safe work environments and simplify compliance. We are committed to helping protect lives and safeguard businesses every day and are proud to be a certified Great Workplace by Great Place to Work®.

Our team of 200+ technology professionals build innovative solutions to manage complex regulations. Our development team is passionate about technology, works collaboratively and utilizes cutting-edge web, mobile and cloud technologies.

Computer Science/IT: 4

PERMANENT HIRES – entry level
Computer Science/IT: 2

Relocation Benefits: Yes

Recruiting from Majors in:

Computer Science, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems

J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Recruiting from Majors in:

Join Faith Technologies, a national leader in electrical planning, engineering, design and installation focused in growing industrial, general building and critical technology markets. Our core purpose: Creating World Class Opportunities to Succeed. Our mission: Making our customers and ourselves better through passion and practical solutions and the relentless pursuit of perfection. Core Values: -Uncompromised focus on keeping people SAFE -Build TRUST in everything we do -REDEFINE what’s possible -Reward individual results that create TEAM SUCCESS!

Engineering: 5

PERMANENT HIRES – entry level
Engineering: 3

Relocation Benefits: Negotiable

Recruiting from Majors in:

Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Architectural Engineering


Thrivent Financial

About J.J. Keller:

Be Part of Our Story
Many financial services companies say they’re unique. But only Thrivent Financial blends faith, finances and generosity. We want to help people develop new relationships with money, so they can use it to strengthen families, churches and communities.

If you think this sounds revolutionary, you’re right. If you think it’s a little bit radical, we’re OK with that. But if you’re intrigued by our mission and the possibility of becoming part of it, we invite you to learn more about a career at Thrivent.

Engineering: 8
Computer Science/IT: 20
Finance: 5

Relocation Benefits: Negotiable

Recruiting from Majors in:

Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Accounting, Finance

Appleton Coated

Appleton Coated

About Appleton Coated:

Appleton Coated is a manufacturer and distributor of coated, uncoated, specialty and technical papers sold under the Ethos™, Utopia®, and other brand names. The company’s products are used in high-end commercial printing, textbook publishing, label papers, transactional printing and a variety of specialty and custom applications. Selling through a chain of highly respected paper distributors, the company serves corporations, publishers, printers, converters, and graphic designers in North America.

Appleton Coated’s corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility are located in Combined Locks, Wisconsin. The manufacturing facility has an annual production capacity of 400,000 tons on three paper machines, and an adjacent coating and finishing complex with processing capacity of 280,000 tons. The company employs about 570 workers, including approximately 400 employees represented by the USW Local 2-144.

Engineering: 2
Computer Science/IT: 2
Logistics: 1
Supply Chain: 1

PERMANENT HIRES – entry level
Engineering: 1
Computer Science/IT: 1

Relocation Benefits: Negotiable

Recruiting from Majors in:

Automation/Controls Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Supply Chain Management

Targeted Universities

 Beloit College Northern Michigan University UW-Marathon County
 Blackhawk Technical College Northland College UW-Marinette
 Carroll University Northwestern University UW-Marshfield/Wood County
 Chippewa Valley Technical College Perdue UW-Milwaukee
 College of Menominee Nation Saint Cloud State University UW-Oshkosh
 Dunwoody College of Technology Southwest Wisconsin Technical College UW-Parkside
 Fox Valley Technical College St. Norbert College UW-Platteville
 Gateway Technical College University of Illinois at Chicago UW-Richland
 Illinois Institute of Technology University of Northern Iowa UW-River Falls
 Lakeshore Technical College University of Minnesota-Twin Cities UW-Rock County
 Lawrence University University of St. Thomas UW-Sheboygan
 Madison Area Technical College Upper Iowa University UW-Stevens Point
 Marquette University UW-Baraboo/Sauk County UW-Stout
 Michigan Technological University UW-Barron County UW-Superior
 Mid-State Technical College UW-Eau Claire UW-Washington County
 Milwaukee Area Technical College UW-Extension UW-Waukesha
 Milwaukee School of Engineering UW-Fond du Lac UW-Whitewater
 Moraine Park Technical College UW-Fox Valley Valparaiso
 Nicolet Area Technical College UW-Green Bay Walden University
 Northcentral Technical College UW-La Crosse Waukesha County Technical College
 Northeast Wisconsin Technical College UW-Madison Western Technical College
 Northern Illinois University UW-Manitowoc Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

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If your company is interested in participating, please contact us to discuss your needs and the opportunities available.