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

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.

Early in his career, Sherman was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, and currently is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center District, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.  He's 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 each and every day.  



Recent Articles
 
 Marketplace - September 21, 2017
 Building community, Milwaukee-style
 Milwaukee's been a leader in community building for years. Beer gardens. Yes, beer gardens. They were built by the Miller family and others to have large family gathering spaces and, of course, to showcase their products. Today, we all use them to gather, share ideas, forge relationships and build a better city.
 
 Marketplace - September 20, 2017
 Milwaukee's Gallery Night gets some Chicago love in Tribune
 Today, Chicago, reminds us to appreciate Gallery Night with reporter Lori Racki's preview of next month's event in Downtown Milwaukee.
 
 Marketplace - September 16, 2017
 New Brookfield store is Wisconsin Vision's first mall location
 Two OnMilwaukee partners, Wisconsin Vision and The Corners, have come together recently. And, here's some insight on how the eye glasses company is fitting in at the new lifestyle center in Brookfield.
 
 Sports - September 13, 2017
 Hey Brewers fans: Playoff chances don't come around often
 The Milwaukee Brewers have made the postseason a total of four - count them, four - times in the history of their existence. So, this is precious and it doesn't happen often. Heck, it might be years before it happens again. So where are you, fans?
 
 Music - September 5, 2017
 Two Gufs set "reunion" show at Colectivo Back Room
 Two members of The Gufs have announced a reunion show of sorts for Oct. 27 at The Back Room at Colectivo on Prospect.
 
 Dining - September 2, 2017
 Food trucks roll into Whitefish Bay on Sunday
 Klode Park in the village of Whitefish Bay, 5900 N. Lake Dr., is the place to be on Sunday, Sept. 3, as OnMilwaukee and MilwaukeeFood.com host the second event in our Summer Food Truck Brunch Series.
 
 Festival Guide - August 14, 2017
 Why you need to be at this week's NEWaukee Night Market
 Newaukee's Night Market is back on Wednesday. It's one of the city's most lively events, and it takes place in the heart of Downtown along Wisconsin Avenue.
 
 #RaiseMKE - August 9, 2017
 Boys & Girls Clubs excited for "special opportunity" on Jimmy Kimmel show
 Tonight, tune in on your favorite device for "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to learn more about Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee. Read on for more.
 
 Marketplace - August 1, 2017
 I'm calling it: Milwaukee's officially over its inferiority complex
 I'm here today to tell you that our city is officially over its inferiority complex. It's official: More people than not believe in what Milwaukee is and can do as opposed to what it's not or can't do. Milwaukee's inferiority complex is over.
 
 Dining - July 28, 2017
 $7 Downtown Milwaukee lunch challenge: West Allis Cheese & Sausage Shoppe
 It's legal, I asked. Not kidding. When I order this $4.99 meal from the good people at the West Allis Cheese & Sausage Shoppe at the Milwaukee Public Market I usually preface it with, "is it legal for me to order off the kids menu?"
 


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