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Hilton Milwaukee City Center [edit]
509 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
(414) 271-7250
(414) 271-8841 Fax
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An art deco classic hotel located in the heart of downtown Milwaukee, the Hilton combines elegance in a contemporary setting.

Upcoming events

April 18, 2015 - April 18, 2015
SWING - An Evening in Sinatra Style

SWING is the Conservatory’s signature annual gala. The proceeds support the Conservatory and its programs at Milwaukee schools and community settings throughout the metro area, and provide financial aid and scholarships for talented Conservatory students. Swing is an “Unforgettable” evening of “Puttin’ on the Ritz” with dinner, dancing and an exciting silent auction. The Conservatory Big Band will perform the biggest hits of the era.

Join us in celebrating 115 years of Bringing Music to Life with the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music as a corporate table host at our 4th annual gala, “SWING! An Evening in Sinatra Style,” on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the elegant Hilton Milwaukee City Center from 6 -10 p.m. 
Proceeds from this event support the Conservatory and its programs in Milwaukee schools and community settings throughout the metro area and provide financial aid and scholarships for talented Conservatory students.
The Conservatory is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization that annually serves more than 15,000 individuals of all ages each year at more than 50 schools and neighborhood sites. In addition to enrollment-based lessons, classes and summer camps, community programs include Early Childhood initiatives, in-school music residencies and curriculum for grades pre-K through 12 that support local, state and national learning targets in music; music therapy and an acclaimed concert season.



April 23, 2015 - April 25, 2015
Executive Women International (EWI) 2015 Spring Conference

The Executive Women International Milwaukee chapter is proud to host this year's international conference. This year's conference theme is "Leadership by the Lake – Spread Your Wings & Mind" and will be held April 23-25 in Milwaukee at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center. We are excited to showcase our great city and Midwestern hospitality! Begin the conference at EWI of Milwaukee’s 50th Anniversary Celebration which includes an Opening Gala and Dinner. The next day and a half will be packed with powerful keynote speakers, timely and compelling panel discussions, tons of time for networking with local and international professionals and the EWI Academy of Leadership module – Leadership: It All Begins with You. You won’t want to miss the 2015 Spring Conference and your chance to “Spread Your Wings & Mind!”

May 5, 2015 - May 5, 2015
Shatterproof Challenge

MEDIA ALERT REAL-LIFE SUPERHEROES TO SCALE DOWN 20 STORIES OF HILTON MILWAUKEE CITY CENTER ON MAY 5th AS PART OF A NATIONAL MOVEMENT TO FIGHT ADDICTION WHAT: Shatterproof, a national organization committed to protecting our children from ?addiction to alcohol or other drugs and ending the stigma and suffering of those affected by this disease, is staging one of their 28 Shatterproof Challenge Rappelling Series in Milwaukee to draw attention to the national epidemic of drug and alcohol addiction.  Shatterproof is hosting 28 of these events in 2015, doubling the amount of events from 2014, in cities across the United States; the first time in history that there has been such a coordinated program to end the shame and stigma associated with this disease. We are rappelling as a part of a national movement to honor our loved ones in recovery and remember those we have lost. 50 plus individuals will rappel down the Hilton Milwaukee City Center to raise vital funds for the prevention, treatment and recovery of this disease and to end the unjust stigma.   WHEN: Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. WHERE: 509 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203 NOTE TO MEDIA: Excellent photo and interview opportunity.  Parents rappelling in memory of their children lost to addiction and many people in recovery will be available for interviews. ABOUT SHATTERPROOF In 2012, Gary Mendell, a member of the Clinton Health Matters Initiative, founded Shatterproof to educate, empower and equip families, educators, health care providers, legislators and others to proactively address addiction among children and young adults.  Mendell and his team are building a national organization to bridge serious gaps in funding and resources for the disease of addiction. His son, Brian Mendell, lost his battle with addiction at the age of 25 in 2011.   For more information about the Shatterproof Challenge, including sponsors, please visit Here is a video of the Milwaukee Shatterproof Challenge, ADDICTION: ONE OF THE NATION’S LEADING HEALTH PROBLEMS Every four minutes someone dies from addiction to alcohol or other drugs.  According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), an estimated 20 million Americans age 12 or older use illegal drugs each month. In the U.S. alone, over 135,000 people die from alcohol or other drugs every year. ### MEDIA CONTACT: Holly Jespersen, Shatterproof, 646.334.1024,


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