Press Releases & Columns
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WI — The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) and Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay aim to provide a wide variety of services, resources, and expertise to help encourage entrepreneurial opportunities in Sheboygan County, including food and beverage-based businesses that bring new and exciting opportunities to the community.
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WI — The WIoT will host their fourth and final symposium of 2021 on Tuesday, December 14th, at the Bull at Pinehurst Farms in Sheboygan Falls at 1 Long Dr. The symposium will run from 8:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. and feature presentations from Nicole Cowell of Kohler Co., Brian Schauf of Schreiber Foods, and Tim Dickson of Generac as well as a networking breakfast.
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WI – Accelerate Sheboygan County is an annual program that assists entrepreneurs and innovators in taking their ideas, products, or existing businesses to the next level. On Wednesday, November 17th, five finalists pitched their ideas to a panel of professional judges.
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WI – The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation is excited to announce the hiring of Brenda Bintzler as Marketing and Communications Manager, and Brittney Wagner in the Community Relations and Executive Administration role. Bintzler and Wagner bring years of experience and practice to the SCEDC team.
SHEBOYGAN FALLS, WI — Posthuma Homes, a custom home builder in Sheboygan County, expects to receive final clearance for its Falls Meadow subdivision in October 2021. The subdivision is located in Sheboygan Falls with lots varying from approximately 0.3 acres to 0.6 acres.
RANDOM LAKE, WI — WoodgeniX will undergo a 25,000 square foot expansion this spring, bringing their facility to 50,000 square feet. WoodgeniX (formerly Schu Industries) is a Random Lake-based design and manufacturing company that creates high-quality wood case goods and furniture for clients in hospitality, long-term care, residential, and point of purchase markets both nationally and internationally.
Sheboygan, Wisconsin - September 28, 2021 - Six Turtles Boutique, a women’s boutique carrying sizes small through 3X, will be opening at 833 Pennsylvania Ave, Suite #102, in downtown Sheboygan, on October 15th.
SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, WI — The Wisconsin Internet of Things (WIoT) Council Board of Advisors recently gained Dr. Wilkistar Otieno of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Dr. Philip Parker of University of Wisconsin-Platteville. The WIoT Council Board of Advisors now has 11 board members.
WISCONSIN — The Department of Defense issued a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) with pre-release topics for small businesses to choose from. All proposals for the program must have the potential for commercialization and must meet specific U.S. Government R&D needs. You must be a small business that meets certain qualifications in order to be eligible for this program. To view all qualifications, please visit SBA’s SBIR/STTR Eligibility Guide. There is an opportunity for up to $1.5M in funding per small business for each project.