Archive for the ‘Economic Development’ Category

27Jul

The Portage County Business Council to Hold Annual Job Fair

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council is looking for exhibitors who want to get themselves in front of two hundred talented job seekers.

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26Jul

4 Email Marketing Ideas to Steal from Big Brands

Email marketing is a level playing field It takes very little money to build an email list and begin nurturing customers and potential customers. Here are a few ideas stolen from big brands that you can easily adopt in your business.

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22Jun

PCBC Business X-Change Program Creates a Win/Win/Win for 3 Local Organizations

While Heidi and Aaron didn’t know exactly which companies they would end up working with through Clearly Simple, they could see that membership in the Portage County Business Council and engagement with its unique business community-focused programming was an essential piece of their marketing plan. Aaron knew the Business X-Change program was a valuable opportunity for them.  

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21Jun

Portage County Business Council Honors Businesses and Industry Leaders

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council honored wwo Portage County businesses, one individual and one club on Tuesday, June 15th at their Annual Dinner Awards Banquet.

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21Jun

UW-Oshkosh College of Business Offers Multiple MBA Scholarships

Earning your MBA just became more affordable. The Veterans Scholarship is offered to MBA - Executive students who are currently serving or honorably discharged veterans of the United States military (any branch). Click here for a full listing of MBA - Executive scholarships (including Government and Not-For-Profit Scholarship, Road Warrior Scholarship and more!), links to full eligibility requirements and to apply.

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02Jun

Portage County Business Council Announces Agri-Business Scholarship Winners

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council is pleased to announce the four recipients of its annual Agri-Business Scholarships.

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24May

Notable Impressions Celebrates it’s 25th Year in Business!

By Portage County Business Council

Mark Patrick established Notable Impressions in Stevens Point in May of 1996. They specialize in the sale of imprinted promotional products, apparel, gifts and awards around the country.

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19May

American Pickers to Film in Wisconsin

The American Pickers are excited to return to Wisconsin this July and are looking for items throughout the state! Do you have unique, interesting items? And a lot of them? This might be your chance to make a little cash...and maybe even end up on their show!

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17May

Portage County Business Council Honors Award Winners at Annual Dinner

By Portage County Business Council

Recipients for Small Business of the Year, Decree of Excellence Award, Ambassador of the Year and President's Award will be recognized at the Portage County Business Council’s Annual Dinner on Tuesday, June 15th at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center in Stevens Point. Registration for the event can be found at www.portagecountybiz.com.

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12May

The Inn at SentryWorld to create up to 125 jobs

The Inn at SentryWorld, slated to open this summer, will offer high-end accommodations and services to Sentry business clientele, destination golfers, bridal parties, corporations for business retreats, and visitors to the Stevens Point and central Wisconsin community. SentryWorld is hiring for a variety of roles at The Inn to serve guests and help make their experiences memorable.

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