11th Annual Business Awards Celebration

It’s that time of the year again! Be a part of the largest Hmong business formal event in Wisconsin by attending this year’s 11th Annual Business Awards Celebration, “From Dreams to Reality”!

We will be showcase some of Wisconsin’s newest and best Hmong and Southeast Asian businesses. Come be a part of this unique experience! We’ll see you soon.


Please contact us at (414) 645-8828 or info@hmongchamber.org with any questions.

Registration Closes Friday, September 29th!

Date and Time

Friday, October 6, 2017

5:00pm  Registration/Networking

6:00pm  Program


Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

Woodland Dreams Ballroom

1721 W. Canal Street

Milwaukee, WI 53233

Sponsor HWCC's 11th Annual Business Awards Celebration

Keynote Speaker: J. Kou Vang, JB Vang

HWCC is pleased to announce that J. Kou Vang will be our featured keynote speaker at our 11th Annual Business Awards Celebration! J. Kou Vang is the President of Legacy Funeral Home and became the President of JB Vang in September of 2002.


JB Vang is a multifaceted company providing services in the areas of real estate advising, project management, asset management, development management, and construction.


J. Kou is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a degree in Economics and a focus on financial models.

Judge Kashoua Kristy Yang

Professional of the Year Awardee:

Judge Kashoua "Kristy" Yang is a circuit court judge in Milwaukee County. She was elected to the bench on April 4, 2017, becoming the first Asian American woman in Wisconsin elected to the judiciary and the first elected Hmong American woman judge (without appointment) in the United States. 


Prior to ascending to the bench, Judge Yang was a private practice attorney representing individuals in family law, worker’s compensation, and social security disability matters.  Additionally, Judge Yang has spent significant time on various pro bono and community efforts, such as the volunteer legal clinic and the Legal Options for Trafficked and Underserved Survivors.


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