Archive for the ‘Economic Development’ Category

23Mar

Local high school students explore career options at Mid-State Technical College

By Portage County Business Council

Mid-State Technical College gave 282 students from area high schools a chance to explore various careers with CareerView events across its campuses in Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids, March (continued).

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20Mar

NEW Dine-In opens in Stevens Point

Article originally posted by the Stevens Point Journal  A new restaurant has moved in next to Skipp’s Bowling Center, offering a little something for everybody. Octaviano’s Dine-In opened this month (continued).

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17Mar

5 BUSINESS TRENDS YOU MUST PAY ATTENTION TO IN 2017

By Portage County Business Council

It’s that time of year when we’re busily wrapping up one year and focusing on the next. This year has been a roller coaster of upsets and it has a (continued).

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14Mar

Is the Sky Falling?

By Portage County Business Council

Written By: Todd Kuckkahn Executive Director, Portage County Business Council Here is a convoluted story line.  With Lent and all of the fish fries, I was thinking of Easter.  Easter (continued).

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14Mar

Emy J’s has a new owner, may add live music

Originally posted by the Stevens Point Journal A favorite spot for coffee and food in downtown Stevens Point has a new owner. In a post on the business’s Facebook page, former Emy J’s owners Guy and (continued).

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13Mar

The Active Voice Digital Magazine March 2017

By Portage County Business Council

The Active Voice Digital Magazine is a monthly publication that is distributed among the Portage County Business Council members. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PDF CLICK HERE TO VIEW We are (continued).

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06Mar

Pitch your Business Idea at HATCH

By Portage County Business Council

Do you have a fledgling business idea you’ve always wondered about taking to the next level? Do you dream of pursuing  your passion project? Have you heard about HATCH? HATCH is (continued).

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24Feb

Ellis Construction Announces Succession Plan

By Portage County Business Council

Ellis Construction today announced a succession plan and new shareholders, which will solidify leadership of the Company for many years to come.  After over 45 years with Ellis Construction as (continued).

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24Feb

Point Brewery marks 160 years with specials

Originally posted by the Stevens Point Journal -Photos Courtesy of Stevens Point Brewery The Stevens Point Brewery is marking its 160th anniversary with several special items, highlighted by a commemorative (continued).

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24Feb

Dementia Friendly Businesses – The Purple Angel Initiative

By Portage County Business Council

  Congratulations Walgreens!  Staff and management were trained in how to be dementia-friendly.  They are the first dementia-friendly pharmacy in Portage County.  Look for the purple angel symbol at Walgreens (continued).

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