Schenck releases Manufacturing Survey on key performance indicators

Published Thursday, August 17, 2017
The Manufacturing & Distribution team at Schenck, a full-service CPA and consulting firm, recently published the results of their 2017 Manufacturing Survey, focused on the use of key performance indicators. Schenck’s 2017 Manufacturing Survey is intended to provide insight as to how Wisconsin companies are implementing and using KPIs to drive more»

‘Aerospace Jam’ event with Milwaukee Bucks to connect top STEM students with aerospace industry

Published Wednesday, August 16, 2017
More than 150 of the state’s top science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) students will engage with companies in Wisconsin’s growing aerospace industry during the first-ever Milwaukee Bucks Aerospace Jam event this fall at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), the more»

Women in Technology Wisconsin Leads Local TEALS Technology Movement

Published Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Two local software developers involved with Women in Technology Wisconsin are taking leadership roles in the local Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) movement. Erin Draheim, Skyline Technologies, and Nicolette Spear, Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, have applied and have been accepted to bring technology education to New London and more»

Fox Cities Regional Partnership Announces Fall 2017 Talent Upload Dates

Published Tuesday, August 15, 2017
The Fox Cities Regional Partnership, the economic development division of the Fox Cities Chamber, plans to host up to 200 students from upwards of 30 Midwest universities during its fourth Talent Upload event scheduled for October 12-14, 2017. Talent Upload is an immersive event created to show students studying for their bachelor degree in several more»

WEDC, regional organizations launch statewide initiative to address workforce development needs

Published Tuesday, August 15, 2017
In an initiative aimed at addressing Wisconsin’s workforce development needs, all nine of the state’s regional economic development organizations are teaming up to develop a statewide platform that directly connects local employers to students. The regional organizations, with support from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) more»

Business Breakfast Bytes, from the Fox Cities Chamber, Focuses on Education to Address Challenges for Employees Caring for Aging Parents

Published Monday, August 14, 2017
The Fox Cities Chamber’s monthly educational program, Business Breakfast Bytes, will resume in September and address the challenges for employees managing their work while caring for aging parents. The September morning session will occur on Tuesday, September 19 from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. at Bridgewood Resort Hotel and Conference Center. The upcoming more»

J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. Builds 14th Fox Cities Habitat for Humanity Home in Partnership with the J. J. Keller Foundation, Inc.

Published Monday, August 14, 2017
J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. and the J. J. Keller Foundation, Inc. are proud to announce the dedication of their 14th home built for Greater Fox Cities Habitat for Humanity. This long-term partnership is benefitting a family with a place they can call home. “We are committed to making a positive difference in our community,” said Marne more»

Generac Power Systems to Expand Operations in Wisconsin

Published Monday, August 14, 2017
Generac Power Systems Inc., a leading manufacturer of power generation and engine-powered products, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) announced that a WEDC award of up to $10 million in Enterprise Zone Tax Credits through 2021 will support the company’s growth plans at its Waukesha, Wis.-based global corporate headquarters and more»