NOW:53045:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
37°
H 37° L 28°
Partly Cloudy | 0MPH

Fifth Generation Joins Burghardt Sporting Goods

Aug. 13, 2010

Brookfield, WI – August 1st 2010 – Brian, Carl, Kathy and their father, Chip Burghardt, welcome the youngest member of the family, Lynn Burghardt Kaul, to the family owned Burghardt Sporting Goods. The brothers and sisters are the 5th generation of the Burghardt family to own the sporting goods store.

Brian, Carl and Kathy Burghardt purchased the business from their mother and father, Connie and Chip Burghardt in 2008. "We've been looking forward to this moment for a very long time. With Lynn joining our already talented staff, we are very excited about our future. When we call it a family business, we're not kidding around", said Brian Burghardt.

Brian handles Sales and Marketing; Carl works with Sales and Inventory Management; and Kathy handles Administrative and Office Management responsibilities. Lynn will handle Retail Sales, Training and Merchandising. "I'm proud to be part of our family business tradition. The opportunity to bring pride to past and future Burghardt generations by running and growing a successful customer focused operation is key! The Burghardt Sporting Goods name has been around since 1881 and we plan to keep it going forever. The excitement is overwhelming", said Lynn.

Lynn is married, has a 2 year old child and resides in Cedarburg.

Lynn graduated from Homestead High School and was previously employed by M&I Bank in Ozaukee County.

 

Burghardt Sporting Goods has been family owned and operated in the Milwaukee area since 1881. They are one of the oldest family owned sporting goods retailers in the nation. Burghardt Sporting Goods is a full-service team sporting goods outfitter located at 146th & Capitol Drive, Brookfield, Wisconsin. For more information, call (262) 790-1170 or visit www.burghardtsportinggoods.com.

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Elm Grove approves of gourmet grilled cheese 10/29

» Tickets now on sale for Brookfield Central's 'Peter Pan' fall musical 10/28

» Elm Grove waste removal to remain the same 10/27

» Suburban roundup: Week one of the WIAA football postseason 10/27

» Humane Society to waive adoption fees for Halloween 10/26

» Germantown football team advances with easy win over Brookfield Central 10/24

» Cedarburg poised for North Shore rematch 10/24

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 1 10/24

» Brookfield East leaves Pewaukee feeling foggy 10/24

» Police pursuing suspect in shots fired incident 10/22

» Poll: Which area team will win a state football title? 10/22

» The Corridor project in Brookfield criticized for height, density and its name 10/21

» Brookfield Library celebrates fall 10/21

» City recognized for financial reporting 10/21

» Gov. Walker names Foley & Lardner partner as new judge in Waukesha 10/21

» Across Wisconsin, uneven property assessments fly in the face of fairness Updated:  10/19

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 9 10/17

» Dunn fourth, weather big winner at state golf 10/15

» Brookfield Chick-fil-A grand opening sets sales record 10/14

» Brookfield panel endorses $2.6 million in TIF funding for development near Capitol Airport 10/14

» Falls defense rises to the occasion 10/10

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 8 10/10

» Wisconsin Philharmonic to perform at Wilson Center 10/10

» Submit election letters now: deadline is Oct. 20 10/9

» Brookfield public hearing draws out new objections to North Avenue office building 10/8

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT