Mike Eserkaln

Mike has performed and taught improvisational comedy for over 25 years and is the owner and director at ComedyCity in DePere, WI. He has studied and performed with Second City in Chicago.

Owning the Green Room Lounge in De Pere (home of ComedyCity and other shows and events), Mike knows the importance of having a dedicated team, and experiences the day-to-day challenges of building a successful business.? Mike is a published author and is finishing his third book.? He has provided corporate workshops for over 20 years, sharing the principles of improv comedy to several hundred groups over the years.? Mike enjoys anything associated with theater or music, co-hosts several different podcasts, and is involved with several improv ensembles.


Chad Nehring

As the owner of an independent financial planning and investment advisory firm, Chad has developed a dynamic client-focused team that knows how to have fun. He’s provided financial education, team building, and leadership workshops since 2004. He works with Employee Assistance Programs providing workplace education, in the insurance industry providing continuing education, and for several years traveled extensively providing financial education to over 40,000 service members from all service branches.

In 2015 he began to study improvisational comedy with ComedyCity in De Pere, WI and quickly discovered how valuable the lessons learned mesh well with all aspects of business. In his spare time, Chad enjoys camping and winter sports, and is the co-host of a podcast.