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Jeff Sherman

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A life-long and passionate community leader and Milwaukeean, Jeff Sherman a co-founder of OnMilwaukee.com.

He grew up in Wauwatosa and graduated from Marquette University, as a Warrior. He holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University, and is the founding president of Young Professionals of Milwaukee (YPM)/Fuel Milwaukee, was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.  He's also honored to have been named to The Business Journal's "30 under 30" and Milwaukee Magazine's "35 under 35" lists.  

He owns a condo in Downtown and lives in greater Milwaukee with his wife Stephanie, his son, Jake, and daughter Pierce. He's  a political, music, sports and news junkie and thinks, for what it's worth, that all new movies should be released in theaters, on demand, online and on DVD simultaneously.

He also thinks you should read OnMilwaukee.com each and every day.  



Recent Articles
 
 Living - September 26, 2014
 Your light is green, but my signal says walk
 You're sitting at a red light waiting for it to turn. Yes, you may turn right on this red (at most intersections). But, once it turns green you must yield to the pedestrians who have a walk signal and are quickly scurrying across the street.
 
 Marketplace - September 25, 2014
 #ShopLocal Radio Milwaukee's Fall Ball and wine tasting with the animals
 We have two local shopping options for you this week. First up, 88NINE Radio Milwaukee holds its Fall Ball on Friday and you are invited. Next? Wine at the Zoo. And, there's a chance to win free tickets to the Saturday wine event!
 
 Music - September 18, 2014
 More reasons to attend the Concert 4 MACC
 The inaugural Concert 4 MACC, a benefit event for Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (The MACC Fund), is next week. And, there are many new reasons to support the cause.
 
 Festival Guide - September 17, 2014
 #Shop Local: The official MKE Oktoberfest shirt
 On Oct. 3-5, the Marcus Center Grounds and Pere Marquette Park will transform Downtown Milwaukee into a traditional Bavarian Oktoberfest celebration activating both sides of the Milwaukee River with beer gardens, music and food.
 
 Marketplace - September 12, 2014
 #ShopLocal: Backgammon table
 This week, I'm picking this gaming table from Peabody's Interiors. It's on the higher end of my picks, but it's well made, classic and a conversation starter. Peabody's is located in Brown Deer and uses its online marketplace to showcase its quality products, its designer options and to support the Wisconsin Humane Society.
 
 Dining - September 8, 2014
 This Milwaukee pizza appears on new "best" list
 Only one Milwaukee pizza place appears on a new "101 Best Pizzas in America" list from The Daily Meal.
 
 Movies & TV - September 4, 2014
 "Shark Tank" is a great deal for my kid and yours
 The premise of "Shark Tank" is simple. Entrepreneurs make business presentations to a panel of potential investors. It's entertaining, real, honest and fun. And, it's a great watch for kids.
 
 Marketplace - September 3, 2014
 #ShopLocal: New USS Milwaukee gear
 The U.S. Navy christened its newest littoral combat ship, the USS Milwaukee (LCS 5) in a ceremony at the Marinette Marine Corporation shipyard in Marinette in January. Now, there's some cool gear for your to wear, too.
 
 Dining - August 29, 2014
 A simple tweet helps takes down a tattered banner
 The months old, "Now Open" banner was ruining the view, the street and the patio's look and feel. So, I tweeted about it. Respectfully, of course. And, nearly instantly, management responded.
 
 Travel & Visitors Guide - August 28, 2014
 Milwaukee makes new "Underrated but Intriguing" list
 This time around, Milwaukee lands on Anne Roderique-Jones', a freelance travel writer at Yahoo! and other sites, list of "7 Underrated but Intriguing U.S. Cities You Need to Visit."
 


Recent Podcasts
 
Arts and Entertainment - September 11, 2012
 The Rep's Mark Clements talks about theater misconceptions
The Milwaukee Rep's Mark Clements talks about misconceptions about going to live theater.
Length: 00:03:13
 
Movies and Television - November 4, 2011
 "One Call, That's All"
Attorney David Gruber talks about his "One Call, That's All" slogan.
Length: 00:01:30
 
Sports - November 16, 2010
 Jim Paschke talks about his favorite NBA cities, life on the road
Jim Paschke talks about his favorite NBA cities, and life on the road during the season.
Length: 00:02:34
 
Sports - April 23, 2010
 Fear the Deer
The Milwaukee Bucks "Fear the Deer" song. Debuted during 2010 NBA playoffs.
Length: 00:01:40
 
Movies and Television - December 16, 2009
 Susan Kim talks about what's next in her career
Channel 4's Susan Kim talks about "Live at Daybreak" and what could be next for her in her media career and life.
Length: 00:01:24
 
Travel - April 22, 2009
 The general manager of the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee talks about the hotel
Gerald Rappaport, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee talks about the hotel's $19 million face lift.
Length: 00:06:54
 
Business - January 21, 2009
 The Brewery: A new Milwaukee neigborhood at the old Pabst site.
Milwaukee's world famous Pabst Brewery, founded in 1844, was at one time the largest brewery in America, bottling millions of barrels of Pabst Blue Ribbon and other famous brands. The brewery closed its doors in 1996, but by the end of January 2009 it will once again have people living and working on its grounds. Today, Dan McCarthy, discusses how the brewery is ready for a new chapter in its rich history. Here's exclusive insight into Milwaukee's next great Downtown Milwaukee neighborhood.
Length: 00:10:07
 
Arts and Entertainment - January 16, 2009
 Questions about Jazz in the Park's new alcohol policy
In the very first interview since the East Town Association announced that it is ending carry ins at Jazz in the Park, OnMilwaukee.com talks to executive director Kate Borders about the new policy and how it came about.
Length: 00:06:09
 
Politics - January 16, 2009
 Who to contact if you want to complain about the new Jazz in the Park policy
Are you upset about the new, no carry in alcohol policy at Jazz in the Park? Listen to executive director Kate Borders tell OnMilwaukee.com how you can react and let your voice be heard.
Length: 00:02:38
 
Music - August 5, 2008
 Ten minutes with Joshua Radin
Joshua Radin has a Sunday, Aug. 10 date at The Pabst Theater. Show time is 7:30 p.m. OnMilwaukee.com's Jeff Sherman talked with him on Tuesday as he prepared for a gig in Cincinnati.
Length: 09:37:00