Wisconsin Center for Performance Excellence 
Kristie Schilling                               kschilling@wisquality.org
(608) 663 5300 


Thursday February 2, 2012 at 8am-5pm
Friday February 3, 2012 at 8am-4pm

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Waukesha County Technical College 
Richard T. Anderson Education Center                              800 Main Street                                                    Pewaukee, WI 53072    (262) 691-5566

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2011-2012 WFA/Baldrige Criteria Seminar 

Called the single most influential document in the modern history of American business, the revised Criteria for Performance Excellence can help you optimize your organization's potential and achieve results that matter to you--and your customers! 

About Dr. Blazey

Mark Blazey, Ph.D. is President of Quantum Performance Group, Inc., a management consulting and training firm specializing in organization assessment and quality systems development. He has written many books and articles on quality and has helped train thousands of quality award examiners and judges for state and national quality award programs including the best selling Insights to Performance Excellence.


Who uses the Baldrige Criteria:

Baldrige is the basis for programs such as:

  • Community Action Partnership’s Award for Excellence
  • AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program
  • Army & Army National Guard Community of Excellence
  • National Housing Quality Award
  • Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP)

About Wisconsin Center for Performance Excellence

WCPE administers the Wisconsin Forward Award--Wisconsin's premier performance excellence recognition program. Modeled after the Baldrige National Quality Program, WCPE uses the Baldrige Criteria as the basis for assessment, recognition, and feedback reports. These Criteria represent the benchmarks for management excellence across the country and around the world.

The two-day training fee structure is as follows:

WCPE Members: $445 Early Bird Price* / $515 Standard Rate

Non-Members: $495 Early Bird Price* / $565 Standard Rate

Members of the 2011 Board of Examiners: $425

*The Early Bird Price cutoff date is January 12, 2012.

Numerous hotels are in the area, including:  Comfort Suites Lake Country (262-506-2000); Holiday Inn Pewaukee-Milwaukee West ( 262-506-6300 ), Country Springs Hotel/Waterpark/Conference Center (800-247-6640) and Milwaukee Marriott West (262-574-0888). 

Cancellation policy: WCPE will refund the registration fee less a $25 administrative fee for any participant who cancels registration by January 24, 2012. No refunds can be extended after that date; however, registrations are fully transferable to another person prior to the event date. Please notify us if you transfer your registration so we can have the proper name badge available. Registrations must be received by January 25, 2012.