Archive for the ‘Economic Development’ Category

11May

CITY AND PILOTS ASSOCIATION TO HOST AIR SHOW

The Stevens Point Pilots Association has announced the return of the bi-annual Stevens Point Airshow. The free, family-friendly event will be held Sunday, June 3, at the Stevens Point Municipal (continued).

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07May

Regional Talent Summit Returns

By Portage County Business Council

The Regional Talent Summit returns to Central Wisconsin, Thursday, May 24. The 2018 Summit will bring together employers from throughout Central Wisconsin to address continuing labor shortage challenges. Centergy, the (continued).

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07May

Grant sparks major renovation of IT programs at Mid-State Technical College

A $750,000 grant from the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) is helping Mid-State Technical College make significant upgrades to its IT Software Developer program to meet the needs of local (continued).

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02May

2018 HATCH program; Portage County Business Council hosts May 16

By Portage County Business Council

BrightStar Wisconsin Foundation today announced the schedule for the 2018 HATCH entrepreneurial pitch program. BrightStar, with the assistance of an entrepreneurship support grant from Wisconsin Economic Development Corp, expanded the (continued).

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26Apr

Big Apple Bagels is FOR SALE

BIG APPLE BAGELS Located at 1600 American Drive Plover, WI is FOR SALE We are NOT closing, We are FOR SALE   This news comes with mixed emotions because I (continued).

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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).

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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).

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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).

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06Feb

Portage County Business Council board welcomes new officers, members

By Portage County Business Council

Business Council Welcomes New Board Members and Officers The Portage County Business Council (PCBC) Board of Directors recently welcomed new officers and board members.  PCBC’s priorities for its members and (continued).

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05Feb

Junior High Students Get Jump Start on Real-World Interview Skills

By Brandi Makuski Mid-State saw an unusual brand of student roaming its halls on Friday — a group of young teens from Ben Franklin Jr. High, clad in business attire. (continued).

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