Press Releases & Columns
Madison, WI – Acuity Insurance of Sheboygan, WI, has been selected as a finalist for the Wisconsin Economic Development Association’s (WEDA) Economic Driver award. The award is part of the Community and Economic Development Awards (CEDA) program established by WEDA to recognize businesses, projects, and organizations that are making significant contributions to Wisconsin’s economy.
By Mary Motiska, Special Projects Coordinator for the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC)
By Ray York, Business Counselor for the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green BaySheboygan County, WI – A key mission of the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) is to provide opportunities to Sheboygan County entrepreneurs and help them make informed business decisions. The SCEDC has partnered with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay to bring the Entrepreneurship Training Program (ETP) to the entrepreneurs of Sheboygan County.
Sheboygan County, WI – A military-focused hiring event will take place on Thursday, August 22 at Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, located at 7001 Gass Lake Road in Manitowoc, WI from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Sheboygan, WI – The Wisconsin Internet of Things (IoT) Council is pleased to announce the date of the organization’s inaugural event, as well as the hiring of Ronald S. Rumack, who will be the council’s first employee.
Sheboygan County, WI – A key mission of the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) is to drive workforce recruitment campaigns in partnership with community leaders. In conjunction with this mission, the Sheboygan Area-Society for Human Resource Management (SA-SHRM) received a grant to educate human resource professionals on best practices to attract, retain and engage area veterans, reservists, guardsmen and trailing spouses.
Sheboygan, WI - An initiative to launch a network of innovation centers across the Midwest is moving forward in Sheboygan, with a decision by the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC), Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) and Lakeland University (LU) to support a feasibility study for a community-wide innovation hub in the FreshTech Innovation District south of Downtown Sheboygan.
Sheboygan Falls, WI July 26, 2019 – Lakeside Pepsi, in partnership with Quasius Construction, broke ground in late June on its new 72,000 SF distribution facility.
Sheboygan encouraging arts & crafts entrepreneurs
Sheboygan, WI – Sheboygan has recently appeared on a list of “21 of America’s Most Unique Art Towns” on Cube Smart’s blog. “Art is meant to challenge, inspire, question, and surprise. These towns stand out for reembracing art in unique and fresh ways.” Lily Rogers, author of the blog, goes on to state, “The list is to celebrate the underrated places and artists that well deserve to be appreciated in our time.”
Sheboygan County, WI – The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) works with local entrepreneurs to encourage investment in Sheboygan County. Adam Kroener and Amanda Lennartz, Sheboygan County entrepreneurs and Glenbeulah residents, believe that the world deserves to enjoy spirits with great flavor that are not full of additives, and do not induce guilt after looking at the nutrition panel. The SCEDC and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay has assisted Kroener and Lennartz of SNFood & Beverage in launching a new consumer beverage brand that aligns with their mission.