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Marketplace: Once famous for beer, Milwaukee now bets on water

February 02, 2016

From Marketplace (January 26, 2016) A growing, large cluster of water technology companies are moving and measuring water in Milwaukee, Wis. Learn more about the resources and organizations supporting water innovation in Wisconsin. Read More

Stevens Point Journal: Celebrating Canada Week In Wisconsin

November 30, 2015

From Stevens Point Journal (November 6, 2015) Wisconsinites celebrated our state’s important trade relationship with Canada in October 2015. This crucial partnership resulted in Canada purchasing $7.9 billion of Wisconsin products in 2014. Learn more about the strong relationship between our state and our northern neighbor. Read More

MSW Magazine: Milwaukee’s Booming Water Business

November 30, 2015

From Municipal Sewer & Water (November 10, 2015) Milwaukee is experiencing a flood of water technology. From the Global Water Center to the UW-Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences, Wisconsin’s largest city is becoming a global center of water expertise. Read more about the water innovation happening in Milwaukee. Read More

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News Releases

Global Water Center to Expand

January 27, 2016

State grant will provide funding for future tenants MADISON, WI. Jan. 26, 2016 – The rapid fulfillment of leasing opportunities in Milwaukee’s Global Water Center since the building’s completion in 2013 has led to the purchase of a second, nearby building to house additional companies seeking to tap the growing network of industry resources located […] Read More

Nominations Sought for the Governor’s New Product Awards

January 22, 2016

Deadline to apply is Feb. 15, 2016 MADISON, WI. Jan. 12, 2016 – Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015-16 Governor’s New Product Awards (GNPA). For more than three decades, the competition, overseen by the Wisconsin Society of Professional Engineers (WSPE), has recognized Wisconsin’s leading manufacturers who have contributed to the state’s economic growth […] Read More

Milwaukee to Host National Main Street Center Conference

January 11, 2016

Event will showcase Wisconsin community development successes to more than 1,500 attendees MADISON, WI. Jan. 11, 2016 – Milwaukee will play host to the 2016 Main Street Now conference organized in partnership by the National Main Street Center and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC). Taking place May 23-25, the annual event is the largest […] Read More

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