Economic Gateway http://www.pcedc.com Pierce County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:07:21 -0700 en-us Business Competition http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14134 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Everyone loves a good competition, especially when prize money is involved. Students at UW-RF can compete to see whose business ideas and plans are the best. Students start the competition by creating... WEDC to discuss supply chain options with FoxConn http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14259 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) provided an overview of supply chain (contract vendor) opportunities associated with Foxconn Technology Group on Sept. 18 at the Cashman Conference Ce... Investing Locally http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14133 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Fri, 20 Oct 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Do you have an interest in helping local businesses succeed? So do the founders and investors in Hill Capital Corporation. This is a publicly reporting company selling common stock to create a larger ... Tools for Success http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14132 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you have the next great idea? Have you launched a company and are looking to grow? Getting off the ground can be difficult but with the right help, your company can thrive. WEDC Business Assista... Data You Need http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13627 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you thinking about making major business changes, relocating to Wisconsin or opening a new facility? Making these decisions is not easy and a mistake can be costly. This is why you need to have cu... Skills to Own a Business http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13626 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Launching a company is exciting but it is also a lot of hard work. If you have no experience doing so, it can be easy to get trapped in the daily details that bog a business down. Rather than tossing ... Back for more: Pittman running for Senate District 31 seat http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13891 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By RiverTown Newsroom Today at 8:57 a.m. PLUM CITY — Mel Pittman, a Plum City dairy farmer and member of the Republican Party, has announced that he is running for Wisconsin Senate District 3... Tax Credits for Investment http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13625 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Raising capital has just gotten easier in Wisconsin. If your business qualifies for the Qualified New Business Venture Program (QNBV), anyone who invests in you can receive tax credits equal to 25 per... Concrete Growth http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13624 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Fri, 20 Oct 8400 15:04:50 -0800 You never know when the family business will create a legacy but that’s exactly what’s happened with Wieser Concrete. Joseph Wieser founded the company in 1965 in Maiden Rock, WI and it ha... Ross & Associates, Ltd. Named Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13583 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 River Falls, Wisconsin, August 21, – Ross & Associates, Ltd. of River Falls, Wisconsin today announced that its status as an Accredited Quality Contractor (AQC) has been renewed by the Assoc... Business Help http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13145 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you need help with your business? Are your plans stalling due to a lack of capital or resources? If so, turn to the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. They are in existence to help busines... Legislating Business http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13144 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 You can make a difference in the state legislature! You don’t need to be an elected official to impact what happens at the state level. Simply attend WEDA’s Legislative Day. Held on March ... Minnesotans who work in Wisconsin to receive tax credits http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=13491 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Associated Press, August 20, 2017  ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota is giving up efforts to reach a tax reciprocity agreement with Wisconsin, a move that will give Minnesota residents who work ... 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 Fri, 20 Oct 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...