Archive for the ‘Business News’ Category

18Mar

WEDC announces targeted grants to small businesses suffering losses due to COVID-19 emergency

By Portage County Business Council

$5 million grant program to assist “smallest of the small” businesses around state

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17Mar

Portage County Business Council Events Postponed

By Portage County Business Council

Given the latest recommendations from the World Health Organization, the Portage County Business Council will be postponing our events, meetings, and activities through April 30. Our communities' health is the top priority.

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12Mar

The Active Voice Digital Magazine March 2020

By Portage County Business Council

Meet our new members, read about all of our upcoming events, find out how you can volunteer for Partners in Education and see how what our Ambassadors have been up (continued).

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21Jan

Skyward: A Great Next Step for UWSP Pointers

By Portage County Business Council

Friendly coworkers, break-time competitions, a healthy work-life balance, employee celebrations—you can enjoy all these and more as a Skyward employee. At Skyward, cutting-edge software converges with the fun, laid-back work (continued).

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02Jan

Business Council Welcomes New Board Members and Officers

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council (PCBC) Board of Directors recently welcomed new officers and board members. PCBC serves as the chamber of commerce, economic and talent development organization and is home to Ignite Young Professionals, Ambassadors and the Heartland Leadership Initiative.

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20Dec

SentryWorld earns top award from Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin

By Portage County Business Council

SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wis. is named 2019 Destination Golf Course of the Year by Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin (GCOW).

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16Dec

The Active Voice Nov/Dec 2019

By Portage County Business Council

Read about how the Ambassadors and PCBC Staff Give Back, the Annual Dinner and the 2020 Business After Hours Schedule all in this month’s digital magazine, The Active Voice. The (continued).

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05Dec

New “Sentry Curling Center” Coming to Portage County

By Portage County Business Council

With a $1.5 million pledge from the Sentry Foundation and a rent-free lease from the Village of Plover, the Stevens Point Curling Club has announced it will be breaking ground in April on a new state-of-the-art curling center in Plover, Wis., which will be named the Sentry Curling Center.

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03Dec

SBDC Rebrand – New look, new websites, same services

By Portage County Business Council

To end 2019, the Wisconsin SBDC has an exciting announcement – they have rebranded!

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14Nov

WEDC launches online tool for business internship programs

By Portage County Business Council

To make it easier for businesses to launch their own internship programs, the University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) have introduced the Talent Generator, a (continued).

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