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, it’s 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

12May

6 Reasons Why Effective Communication Should Be a Focus in Your Business

By Portage County Business Council

This article was written by Laura Hutton on behalf of the Australian Institute of Business. Communication plays a fundamental role in all facets of business. It is therefore very important (continued).

11May

LPC Alumni Book Club

By Portage County Business Council

Thursday, August 24, 2017 4:00 PM @ TBA Daring Greatly by Brené Brown Join the LPC Steering Committee for the first alumni book discussion. We will read Daring Greatly by Brene (continued).

08May

Entrepreneur of the Year and Charitable Community Awarded

By Portage County Business Council

One Portage County business and one nonprofit organization in the county’s business community were singled out for honors Friday, May 5th at the Portage County Business Councils’ Creative Excellence Awards (continued).

 Chamber of Commerce

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

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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.

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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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