Next Rockford turns 10 in October

10 year anniversary

On 10/10/2013, Next Rockford will officially celebrate turning 10-years-old.    The group will host a party for current and past members as well as for previous guest speakers.  The event will run from 5:30-8:30 pm at the Rockford Art Museum.  Special thanks to Dr. Brant Hulsebus and his committee for their leadership with this event. 

Next Rockford, a 80+ member network of Gen X & Y leaders, focuses on the following areas: government affairs, urban development, education, and business development.  The group meets the second Thursday of each month at the YWCA at 7:30 am. 

In the coming weeks, we will post articles at the following:

– How and why Next Rockford was formed

– Issues and milestones along the way 

– What is ‘next’ for Next Rockford

More info to follow…..


Frank Haney @FrankHaney_Biz – Next Rockford Facilitator

Next Rockford on Twitter @Next_Rockford 




  1. Congrats on the first decade! Rockford Art Museum’s honored to be host venue for the celebration–

  2. Tricia Diduch

    Congrats on the accomplishment! A lot of hard work and spare time has gone into Next Rockford – proud to be a member.