Economic Gateway http://www.pcedc.com Pierce County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:57:25 -0700 en-us WEDC, regional organizations launch statewide initiative to address workforce development needs http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13454 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WEDC, regional organizations launch statewide initiative to address workforce development needs Statewide expansion of web-based platform will enable local employers to engage directly with student... Supply Chain Marketplace: Ready for companies seeking to do business with Foxconn http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13455 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 8/15/2017  Paul Jadin, pjadin@madisonregion.org, 608.571.0401 MadREP invites companies to showcase capabilities with free, statewide online tool Madison, WI – The Wisconsin Supply Ch... FOXCONN IN WISCONSIN http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13428 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Greetings, economic development partners!   The news that Foxconn will  build a $10 billion liquid crystal display (LCD) manufacturing facility in our state – the first facility of i... Local Energy Solutions http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13143 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Who keeps the lights on? In Pierce County, it’s the Pierce-Pepin Cooperative Services. They provide energy solutions to our local community as a member-owned cooperative. This means that instead... River Falls company will microchip volunteer employees http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13357 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Employees of Three Square Market of River Falls have a chance at a new way to work with optional implanted chip technology starting Aug. 1. For those who volunteer, an RFID chip will be implanted i... Farmers, processors reviving Wisconsin hops industry http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13356 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Sat, 19 Aug 4800 15:02:43 -0800 ALGOMA - In the middle of dairy country, Russ Fulwiler had a different beverage on his mind when he went to plant crops. Dairy farming and related businesses generated $295.8 million of economic ac... THE MERLIN PITCH & REPLAY RETURNS http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13355 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Musical chairs for entrepreneurs … but the music doesn’t stop and no one is cut out of the process.  20 tables, 20 entrepreneurs. The Pitch & rePlay has proven to be an extrem... Your Source for Wisconsin Internships http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13354 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SEARCH FOR A WISCONSIN INTERNSHIP Recruit interns on WisConnect to enhance your skilled talent pipeline. Create an employer profile, post internships, search for Wisconsin college students and find... CONNECT COMMUNITIES http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13353 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WHERE THE PATH TO REVITALIZATION BEGINS Downtowns and historic commercial districts play an important role in their communities and in Wisconsin’s overall economy, functioning not only as pro... Cardinal Events seeks to find niche market in event planning http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13358 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Almost everyone can relate to the stress in throwing a big party. Buying every item that's necessary, the planning and even the worrying makes it almost impossible to manage everything. But a new ... Manufacturing in USA http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13142 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We are proud to be Americans and believe that in America, we can manufacture and produce the highest quality goods in the world. If you are tired of outsourcing or cheap products being made overseas, ... Representatives Duffy & Zimmerman to visit St. Croix Valley Business Innovation Center TODAY http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13327 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Ross & Associates, General Contractor for the St. Croix Valley Business Innovation Center being built in the Sterling Ponds Business Park, will be hosting a visit by US Representative Sean Duf... Executive Director Opening: Pierce County Development Corporation http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13309 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Pierce County Development Corporation is inviting applications, nominations, expressions of interest and inquiries for the position of Executive Director. A detailed position description can be found ... Building Faster http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12828 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Sat, 19 Aug 4400 15:01:48 -0800 Have you been searching for the perfect building site for your business? Is looking at land and worrying about zoning or utilities causing stress? You can skip the hassle by purchasing a Momentum West... River Falls company will microchip volunteer employees http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13227 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By RiverTown Newsroom on Jul 24, 2017 at 1:23 p.m. Employees of Three Square Market of River Falls will have a chance at a new way to work with optional implanted chip technology starting Aug. 1. ... Support for Organic Farmers http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12827 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Food the way that it is supposed to be grown – naturally, from the earth, and free from harmful chemicals. Organic used to be the only way but now most food is exposed to toxic chemicals and far... Room for Your Business! http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12826 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you looking for a space that can accommodate you today and in the future? We have room for your business in Wisconsin. With business parks in Spring Valley and Ellsworth, everything you need is al... Schwebach will retire from Pierce County EDC http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13183 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Rebecca Mariscal on Jul 15, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Paul Schwebach is retiring, again. Almost four years ago, Schwebach retired from Royal Credit Union. Three days later, he started working again, ... America's Top States for Business 2017 http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13029 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A scorecard on state economic climate We score all 50 states on more than 60 measures of competitiveness, developed with input from a broad and diverse array of business and policy experts, officia... Executive Director Schwebach of PCEDC announces retirement http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13030 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wednesday, July 12, 2017 12:01 AM  PCEDC Executive Director Paul Schwebach welcomed everyone to the 2017 Annual Dinner. Schwebach has announced that he will retire by the end of the year or soon... Make It At Home http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12825 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We like to make things in Wisconsin. Whether it’s your favorite brew or artisan cheese, Wisconsin is known for filling the grocery aisles. That’s only some of what we manufacture right her... WEDC Announces Ideadvance Awardees http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12937 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), in conjunction with the Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC), announced recently it is awarding up to $200,000 in Ideadvance funding to ... Innovation Leading the Way http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=11826 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Some companies stick with the status quo while others innovate and create new opportunities, FairmountSantrol is one of them. They are pioneers in resin-coated proppant technology. That means that the... New group will fight for craft brewers' interests http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=12798 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 6/27/2017  A new trade group, the Wisconsin Craft Brewers Association, has been formed to fight for the interests of craft beverage producers in the state.  This not-for-profit group w... Prettiest Drive http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=11825 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Follow the path of the Huffington Post to the “Prettiest Drive in America”, or as we know it – the West Coast of Wisconsin. It’s gorgeous here no matter what time of year it is...