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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.
State also moves up nine places in magazine’s annual ranking of “Best States for Business” Madison – Wisconsin outranks all other Midwest states when it comes to projected economic growth over the next five years, according to Forbes magazine’s new business climate rankings. Wisconsin ranks 18th in the nation for projected growth in the magazine’s […] Read More
It’s the age of the young entrepreneur: In the past decade, more millennials are taking the path of entrepreneurship. With many young entrepreneurs hoping to become the next Mark Zuckerberg, almost 160,000 startups were launched every month in 2011, according to a report by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. But an entrepreneur, especially a […] Read More
Exports up 17 percent in first three quarters of 2014, compared to last year Green Bay – Consumers around the world continue to buy more Wisconsin foods and agricultural products, according to data released by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). Wisconsin farms and agribusinesses have exported nearly $2.8 billion worth […] Read More
WEDC award plays key role in harbor redevelopment MARINETTE, Nov. 20, 2014 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) today announced that it is providing the City of Marinette with a $150,000 grant for environmental site work that will take place on the 2.87-acre property located at 828 Ogden Street that fronts Menekaunee Harbor. The […] Read More
Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation provides $500,000 in tax credits for project MADISON, Nov. 20, 2014 – Wausau Window and Wall Systems, a nationally recognized industry leader in engineering and manufacturing commercial window and curtainwall systems, announced that it expects to create 124 new jobs in Wausau to accommodate market growth and additional products. The announcement […] Read More
WEDC trip in March targets companies seeking to start exports and those who want to expand their efforts MADISON, Nov. 18, 2014 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) will be leading a Global Trade Venture to Canada from March 15-20, 2015, a trip that will cater equally to companies that are new to this […] Read More