Archive for the ‘Business News’ Category

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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14Nov

Precision Glass & Door Makes the Cover of The Business News

By Portage County Business Council

Precision Glass & Door Owners Nicole and Don Turzinski made the cover of The Business News. The article highlights their successful business and the growth they’ve experienced since they started (continued).

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29Oct

Mission Coffee House POURCAST

By Portage County Business Council

Check out what Mission Coffee House has POURED back in October 2019… Mission Coffee is excited about their new local partnerships with Gamber-Johnson and the Next Degree Cafe at 212 (continued).

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24Oct

Common and Costly IRA Mistakes: Distributions

By Portage County Business Council

By LouAnn Schulfer, AWMA®, AIF® Accredited Wealth Management AdvisorSM Accredited Investment Fiduciary® Taking distributions is usually the ultimate reason that people build retirement savings:  at some point, you’d like to (continued).

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