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The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is a public-private entity, created to lead economic development efforts for the state. WEDC nurtures business growth and job creation by providing resources, technical support, and financial assistance to companies, partners and the communities they serve.
After inheriting $1.4 billion UI Trust Fund deficit, Walker Administration, Legislators restore health to fun MADISON – After inheriting an Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund deficit of $1.4 billion in January 2011, Governor Scott Walker and legislative partners enacted historic reforms that moved the Trust Fund to its first positive balance this year since 2009. […] Read More
An index that measures manufacturing growth in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois remained in positive territory in July, according to a survey of companies released Thursday. The seasonally adjusted purchasing managers index for Wisconsin and northern Illinois was 63.87, up from 60.57 in June, noted Marquette University’s Center for Supply Chain Management and the local […] Read More
Madison, Wis. – September 16, 2014 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA) is pleased to welcome Brian Doudna as its first full-time executive director. Doudna has 25 years of experience and commitment to economic development, including ten years as executive director of the Eau Claire Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC). “The board of directors started […] Read More
WEDC providing company with $140,000 in tax credits for new packaging line MADISON, WI. Sept. 16, 2014 – DuPont Nutrition & Health (DuPont), a leader in specialty ingredients for food and dietary supplements, is expanding its manufacturing facility in Madison. The first phase of the expansion includes a new milling, blending and packaging line for […] Read More
PSC Biotech to create 100 new jobs at University Research Park facility MADISON, WI. Sept. 11, 2014 - PSC Biotech Corp., life science company headquartered in Pomona, Calif., with customers around the world, is opening a new 37,000-square-foot facility in the University Research Park in Madison and plans to create about 100 jobs in the next […] Read More
Deadline is Friday to apply for award, which recognizes top Wisconsin minority, women and veteran-owned businesses MADISON, WI. Sept. 8, 2014 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation is seeking nominations for the 2014 Marketplace Governor’s Awards, which will recognize outstanding Wisconsin businesses owned by minorities, women and service-disabled veterans. Small and large businesses will be […] Read More