Where Economic Vitality
Meets Quality of Life
PCBC’s priorities for our members and the community are
retention and attraction of businesses and employees..
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.
The Portage County Business Council is proud to announce our 2021 Award Recipients. Mission Coffee House has been selected as the recipient of the Small Business of the Year. Gamber-Johnson, LLC will be receiving the Decree of Excellence Award. The entire Ambassador Club selected Sherri Galle-Teske from the Humane Society of Portage County to receive the Ambassador of the Year award. And Lisa Sobczak, Senior Area Manager of ABR Employment Services has been named as the recipient of the 2021 President’s Award. The date for our Annual Dinner to celebrate our award winners has been changed to Monday, March 7, 2022.
The November issue of the Active Voice digital magazine is packed full of information. Read Michael Witte’s first article as Executive Director of PCBC. Plus find out about our upcoming events (continued).
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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.
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.