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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.
MADISON – The 12th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2015 competition until 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the seed, startup and early growth stages of high-tech businesses in Wisconsin. The contest links up-and-coming entrepreneurs with a statewide network of […] Read More
A small manufacturer near Rockford, IL, will move to Wisconsin, citing tax incentives and other benefits. Chicago Fittings will move to Beloit, about 25 miles north of its current headquarters in Belvidere. Plans are in place to break ground next spring on a 30,000-square-foot building in Beloit’s Gateway Business Park. The company would own the […] Read More
Grants to support training in manufacturing, construction and transportation fields at Wisconsin employers MADISON – Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Secretary (DWD) Reggie Newson announces the DWD’s intent to award nearly $4 million in worker training grants to help 57 employers develop in-demand skills for almost 3,600 workers through Round 3 of Governor Walker’s Wisconsin […] Read More
March trip to state’s second-largest export destination can help open new markets for businesses MADISON, WI. Dec. 17, 2014 –The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is seeking companies to take part in a Global Trade Venture in Mexico in March. Offered in partnership with the Council of Great Lakes Governors (CGLG), the seven-day trip will […] Read More
New rules make it easier than ever for Wisconsin companies of all sizes to earn recognition for their international successes MADISON, WI. Dec. 16, 2014 – Wisconsin companies that have achieved success in exporting are being encouraged to apply for the 2015 Governor’s Export Achievement Award, which recognizes businesses and organizations that have achieved extraordinary […] Read More
Cambridge Major Laboratories Announces Expansion in Washington County Germantown pharmaceutical ingredient company expects to create 75 new jobs MADISON, WI. Dec. 16, 2014 – Cambridge Major Laboratories Inc. (CML), a world-class supplier of comprehensive pharmaceutical development and manufacturing services, is investing more than $20 million in its R&D and manufacturing facilities in Germantown. The project […] Read More