Conference Exhibitors

Early Registration 

Early Registration Deadline:
April 1st, 2017

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2017 Early Childhood Education

Conference Exhibitors 



Mayo Clinic Health System
Tina Tharp, Community Engagement
and Wellness Specialist
2321 Stout Road
Menomonie, WI 54751


Minnesota Center for Professional Development
Julie Christensen
5900 Monona Drive, Suite 205
Madison, WI 53716

The Minnesota Center for Professional Development proudly supports
the childhood care and education workforce! We can assist you in
reaching higher professional achievement levels. Our talented staff
provide high quality customer services and meaningful support so you
have access to current information and relevant resources. You can
benefit from our services to advance your skills and reach your career


North Side Music
Colleen Hannafin
1314 Birch Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703
715.577.9841 or 715.832.4014

Puppets, song kits, music CD's, staff training, workshops, concerts.


Pampered Chef
Marilyn Utter
1420 Farmdale Road
Mendota Heights, MN 55118

The Pampered Chef offers quality kitchen equipment and tools to make family
meal time and prep more enjoyable! Fundraising information!


Silkey Pets
Shelley Silkey
1112 College Street
Northfield, MN 55057

Silkey Pets brings you over 30-years of hand crafted puppets for fun and
learning. We make them, but you bring them to life!


The Registry
Joshua Vick
5900 Monona Drive, Suite 250
Madison, WI 53716

The Registry is Wisconsin's Recognition System for the Childhood Care
and Education Profession. We support those in the field by recognizing
career achievements and promotion professional development. Use Registry
tools and resources to continue your professional growth and reach your
career goals.

Wisconsin Early Childhood Association
Laura Simkin
744 Williamson Street Suite 200
Madison, WI 53703

Wisconsin Early Childhood Association (WECA) was created to meet
the professional
needs of adults who nurture and teach Wisconsin's
young children by offering a rich continuum of
services. Through WECA,
early childhood educators get access to scholarships for higher education,
stipends that reward educational achievements and longevity, opportunities
training and professional development, and a childcare food and nutrition
program that partially
reimburses food costs. Critical to WECA's mission is
initiating and
investing in programs and services that improve teacher
grow the education level of the early childhood workforce, and
increase the average wage for the childcare workforce through skill
professional mentoring and legislative advocacy. WECA is
Wisconsin affiliate of NAEYC and in this role supports the work of our
local chapters.


Zoo-phonics, Inc.
Charmaine Turpin
995 Morning Star Drive Suite B
Sonora, CA 95370

Zoo-phonics is a multi-sensory program which uses animals in the shapes
 of the lowercase letters, and a body signal/movement for each animal
character to teach the sounds of the alphabet. Kits and support materials
will be displayed and for sale!


Child Care Partnership
Becca Elbert
418 Wisconsin Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703

The mission of CCP is to work with parents, providers and communities to
develop highly competent children through quality early childhood
programming! Every day we connect parents with child care services,
develop professionals who care for and educate children, analyze and
report child care data, and implement innovative child care quality
improvement initiatives.


Stefanie Hacker
5715 Brentridge Drive
Shorewood, MN 55331

Early childhood games, toys, puzzles, manipulative's and cognitive
development items.


Heidi Biesterveld
4184 Holum Road
Eau Claire, WI 54701

Engaging learning products for preschool - 2nd graders that combat the
negative impact of touchscreen technology, build fine and gross motor skills
and dismantle educational obstacles. Award winning products developed by
occupational therapists and educators.


Katie and Company
Julie Torkelson
3955 Highland Drive
Shoreview, MN 55126

We sell flannel board packets to reinforce literacy and math, CD's
and puppets.


Let's Dig In
Sherry Wolfer
952 Ravina Drive
Gurnee, IL 60031

Visit "Let's Dig In" @ Sherry Ann decided to create
"Let's Dig In" to help expand other teacher's knowledge, involvement,
participation and excitement with the children in their classrooms. Some
ideas may be old familiar ones but have been forgotten, Others may have
a new twist to them. There may be new ideas never seen and some have
been created originally by Sherry Ann.



Mad2Glad Parent Coaching
Barb Andrus
1111 Elway Street #504
St. Paul, MN 55116

Mad2Glad Parent Coaching brings peace and enjoyment to families with
intense kids. Our passion is teaching practical ways to decrease stress by 
guiding caregivers step-by-step through the Mad2Glad blueprint. What
parents love about the program? Dramatically reduced defiance and
disrespect with renewed confidence and authority!