Tricia Braun, Deputy Secretary and COO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will give a presentation on Foxconn’s historic investment in Wisconsin that will focus on the statewide and regional economic impact of the project and how local businesses may become involved in the company’s supply chain. Braun also will provide an overview of the Supply Chain Marketplace, a quick and easy online tool, to that will enable companies through the state to connect with Foxconn and other corporations throughout the state. The Supply Chain Marketplace allows companies to find new customers and reach new markets by highlighting their capabilities and by making connections. Braun brings nearly 20 years of economic development leadership experience at WEDC. Prior to her current position, she served as WEDC’s vice president of economic development and regional development and attraction director. She is a graduate of UW-River Falls and former executive director of the River Falls Area Chamber of Commerce.