Green Lake BizStarts Offers a One-Day Business Basics Seminar

Open to Aspiring Entrepreneurs and Current Business Owners

As part of its entrepreneurship support program, Green Lake BizStarts, the nonprofit community revitalization organization Green Lake Renewal is partnering with attorney Justin Sondalle, accountant Chris Taylor and retired insurance agent Phil Burkart to offer a business basics workshop on Wednesday, September 19 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in Town Square Community Center. The seminar is priced at $10 and is open to all aspiring entrepreneurs and current business owners. 

“We received great feedback from attendees at our first program, which focused on the fundamentals of target marketing for small businesses,” said Kate Salas of Green Lake Renewal, the nonprofit organization that operates Green Lake BizStarts. “Those who attend this class will have a chance to get all of their accounting, insurance and legal questions answered.

This business basics seminar is designed for those interested in starting their own business or for those who have recently started a business, whether a commercial lease or a home-based operation. To learn more and register, visit 

Chris Taylor is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant with twenty-two years of experience at Huberty CPA's in Ripon. 

Justin Sondalle has been practicing law through Sondalle Law Office, LLC for the last two years. Justin has assisted numerous entrepreneurs with business formation and much of his practice is comprised of advising small business owners. 

Phil Burkart holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with marketing emphasis from Marquette University and an Master of Business Administration degree from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Mr. Burkart recently retired from McClone Insurance.

Projects and programs of Green Lake Renewal, 501(c)3 non-profit organization, are made possible by the generous support of the Green Lake area community. Green Lake Renewal operates the Town Square Community Center, Green Lake Kitchens and Green Lake Fitness 24/7. For further information, call 920-807-0008 or visit