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Highlighting Wisconsin’s aerospace brand

July 27, 2016

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said he is working to bring a higher profile to the state’s aerospace industry as he travels the nation and world talking about economic development. Read More

Wisconsin’s PaveDrain Wins 2016 China BlueTech Award

July 26, 2016

Industrial wastewater specialist, OriginClear, and stormwater company, PaveDrain have won the first ever China BlueTech Awards. Read More

Wisconsin: Education and Technology Will Drive Success

July 22, 2016

Wisconsin and Gov. Scott Walker know that they now compete in a global economy. Education and technology will drive success, which are two things they have focused on extensively and continue to focus on in 2016. Read More

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State Companies Invited to Join Trade Venture to India

July 25, 2016

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is inviting companies to take part in a global trade venture to India in November. This trade venture’s goal is to connect Wisconsin companies with potential buyers, distributors and other partners in these markets. Read More

State Awards $2.3 Million to Communities to Help Redevelop Idle Industrial Sites

July 21, 2016

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) today announced that five communities, including Green Bay, Madison, Oshkosh, Kimberly, and Muskego, will receive $2.3 million in state grants to help redevelop abandoned industrial sites throughout Wisconsin. Read More

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Board Elects Officers, Welcomes New Members

July 14, 2016

STEVENS POINT, WI. July 14, 2016 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) Board of Directors today elected new officers at its meeting at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Lisa Mauer, CEO of Rickert Industries in Milwaukee, who has more than 25 years of private-sector management experience, was elected president of the board. She replaces […] Read More

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