MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Steve Costello, president and CEO of the BMO Harris Bradley Center today issued the following statement regarding the passing of its Board Chairman and community volunteer Marc Marotta:
"On behalf of our entire board and all of our employees, we wish to extend our deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to Marc's family and his many, many friends and colleagues. His sudden and sad passing has shocked us and taken him away much too soon. He was one of Milwaukee's great community leaders, and we will remember Marc as someone who was committed to Milwaukee and all of Wisconsin. He was a dedicated volunteer and an accomplished public servant, and he will be deeply missed.
"I personally was fortunate to have had the incredible experience of working with and for him, and I was always impressed at his love of people and his keen intelligence. He was truly committed to the BMO Harris Bradley Center and was excited about helping the community look to the future and realize the dream of a new facility.
"Marc will be sorely missed, and we extend our prayers to his family and friends as we join them in grieving this tragic loss."