New entrepreneurship grant program draws widespread interest around the state

Published Thursday, December 8, 2016
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) announced today that it received 32 applications for its new Entrepreneurship Support pilot program, which is designed to advance the climate for entrepreneurship throughout the state. The pilot program, announced in September, will provide grants between $10,000 and $100,000 to nonprofit organizations more»

TwinWest Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the hire of Shannon Full as their new President

Published Thursday, December 8, 2016
Ms. Full comes to the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce with 16 years of industry experience, with expertise in chamber leadership, economic development, talent solutions and organizational management. She was most recently the President/CEO of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce and Regional Partnership in Appleton, WI. She began her Chamber career at the Twin more»


Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Downtown Appleton will glisten with themed ice sculptures and draw in visitors with special gift-giving attractions when Creative Downtown Appleton hosts the Avenue of Ice Festival on Saturday, December 17. Activities get underway at 9 a.m. And the Fox Valley Food Truck Association will have eight trucks located along the Avenue to add to the more»

Matthews Tire Oil Change for the Better Event Raises $2,745 for Saving Paws Animal Rescue Inc.

Published Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Saving Paws Animal Rescue Inc. recently accepted a $2,745 donation from Matthews Tire President Trevor Rezner. The money was raised during the Matthews Tire semi-annual Oil Change for the Better event held September 19-24, 2016. Matthews Tire tallied all regular priced oil changes performed throughout the week and pledged to donate $5 from each oil change more»

18 Businesses Named Finalists for 2016 MARKETPLACE Governorís Awards

Published Monday, December 5, 2016
Eighteen Wisconsin companies have been named finalists for the 2016 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards, which honors outstanding Wisconsin businesses owned by minorities, women and service-disabled veterans. More than 250 nominations were received from Wisconsin businesses of all sizes and industries. Winners will be announced at a luncheon Thursday, more»

Consolidated Construction Announces New Projects

Published Monday, December 5, 2016
Consolidated Construction Co. Inc., a full service design/build firm headquartered in Appleton, recently contracted two new projects in Wisconsin. Fresenius Medical Care (FMC) selected Consolidated Construction to complete tenant improvements at their new Janesville Dialysis location. Located in the Creston Park Shopping Center at 1407 Creston Park Drive, more»


Published Friday, December 2, 2016
GRAEF, a Wisconsin-based engineering, planning and design firm announced today that Kurt Barnard, P.E., has joined its Green Bay office as a Market Area Leader/Sr. Project Manager. “We are thrilled to have Kurt join the GRAEF team,” said Michael J. Lefebvre, P.E., Vice President at GRAEF and the firm’s Green Bay Office Manager. more»

Consolidated Construction Promotes New Strategic Account Manager

Published Thursday, December 1, 2016
Consolidated Construction, a full service design/build firm headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin announces the promotion of Jeremy Walker to Strategic Account Manager of Food and Beverage within its growing business development team. Walker’s work will focus on the upper Midwest, which includes Wisconsin’s Fox Valley, where Consolidated more»

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