Where Economic Vitality

Meets Quality of Life

Wisconsin River, Stevens Point

We’ve got our economic development proposition down to three words. It’s better here. Actually, its much better here, but that’s four words.

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Our Mission:

PCBC’s priorities for our members and the community are retention and attraction of businesses and employees..

Our Values:

Engagement

Listening to the important priorities from members and engaging change

Growth

Sharing member, community, regional and statewide resources to enhance our partnerships.

Innovation

A creative economy and entrepreneurial culture supported by a vibrant work ethic.

Leadership

Taking the initiative for positive, proactive opportunities.

Network Development

Connecting member employees and promoting the interaction of those networks.

Partnerships

Teamwork with business, education, government, visitors, arts and our citizens.

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 Portage County Newsroom

23Mar

BrightStar Announces Second-Year Expansion of HATCH program

By Portage County Business Council

BrightStar Wisconsin Foundation today announced the expansion of HATCH, a community-based startup pitch platform that aims to convert strong “napkin” ideas into business plans that launch new companies. The application (continued).

15Mar

2018 Western & Central Wisconsin Wage Survey

By Portage County Business Council

2018 Survey 2018 Western & Central Wisconsin Wage Survey – You are invited to participate! New regions added for 2018! Central Wisconsin will now be represented in this survey, so (continued).

12Feb

That First Impression is Important

By John Hartman, owner of Contemporary Photography In today’s digital age, it’s highly likely that people seeking your products or services will meet you on a screen before they meet (continued).

 Chamber of Commerce

Chamber Experience a strong sense of belonging. The Portage County Business Council – your Chamber of Commerce partner.

Join today and take advantage of the benefits tomorrow.

Talent Development

Our workforce development belief?
The cream always rises to the top.

Well, it’s not just that the cream always rises to the top, it’s that our workforce development efforts produce the cream of the crop.

Leadership Portage County – insights from the insightful.

Become a leader

Hands down, the Partners In Education program is the hands on favorite for school to business partnerships.

Become a Partner

Join Ignite Young Professionals today!

 

University of WI-Stevens Point

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Portage County Living

Choose your you.

You like to recreate, be outdoors all four seasons, be with friends, you like fall colors and colorful people, good food and craft beverages, oh and yes, you like to work with talented people. You can do all of that and more in Portage County, the one place you can choose your you. Portage County, has been making appearance after appearance on national lists of America’s best cities.  With small-town appeal and college-town sophistication, Portage County is the place to be.

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