Economic Gateway http://www.pcedc.com Pierce County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:33:01 -0800 en-us Dreams to Reality http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14928 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you have dreams of launching a business? Taking those dreams from concept to reality is no easy task. It is thrilling, hard work, and often requires outside help. Finding that help is a lot easier ... EDCs and Chambers Announce February 13, 2018 as Legislative Day in Madison http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15089 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Legislative advocates from the Greater St. Croix Valley were in the capitol rotunda last February. The economic development corporations (EDCs) and chambers of commerce from St. Croix, Pierce, Po... Meet County Board Supervisors http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14927 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Mon, 11 Dec 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Have you met the Pierce County Board Supervisors yet? The last election was held in the Spring of 2016 and we have an incredible group of dedicated community advocates serving. There are seventeen Boa... How can we revitalize Ellsworth's downtown districts? http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14993 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Sarah Nigbor on Nov 29, 2017 at 1:53 p.m. One of the visions of the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce's Connect Communities Committee is to build a boardwalk/interpretive trail connecting the Cr... Connect with Investors http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14620 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you need capital for your business or are you an investor wanting to expand your network? If so, the Wisconsin Angel Network is the place for you. They are an organization comprised of local angel ... Business Success Story: Cultural Cloth, Maiden Rock, WI http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14904 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mary Anne Wise’ has written a book is being published by, Thrums, headed by Linda Liggen. She created a textile periodical empire spanning over 40 years, sold Thrums and started publishing the w... Space to Grow http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14619 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you tired of searching for the last space in a crowded city or hoping that prices and lease rates will be affordable? If so, leave the Twin Cities behind and search for business sites in West Wisc... Pierce County Economic Development Corporation announces new Executive Director http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14792 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 FOR IMMMEDIATE RELEASE Ellsworth, Wis. - Pierce County Economic Development Corporation (PCEDC) is pleased to announce that Joe Folsom has been hired as the next Executive Director of the PCEDC rep... Zimmerman announces bid to succeed Harsdorf in Senate http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14728 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Mike Longaecker Today at 11:11 a.m. Rep. Shannon Zimmerman, R-River Falls, announced Nov. 13 that he will run as a Republican in the special election to fill former Sen. Sheila Harsdorf's se... Building Wisconsin http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14618 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Mon, 11 Dec 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Is there an interstate or road project underway in your neighborhood? If so, we’re not surprised. Wisconsin is investing heavily in infrastructure and you can see both small and large projects h... Governor Walker Appoints Sheila Harsdorf to Serve as Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14721 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2017 Contact: Tom Evenson, (608) 266-2839 Governor Walker Appoints Sheila Harsdorf to Serve as Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Secretary ... Beyond Energy http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14617 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What do you think of when you consider sustainability or green energy sources? If you live in Pierce County, Wisconsin you should think about Xcel Energy. They are more than a provider of energy servi... Proposal Emerges to Restore FUnds for Ag Agent Post http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14602 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Mon, 11 Dec 9600 15:09:51 -0800 By Mike Longaecker Today at 8:00 a.m. 6 1 / 2 Pierce County Board members will consider a plan to restore funding for a vacant agriculture agent position amid an outcry from local agriculture leade... It’s Awesome Here http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14136 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you are looking for a new home for your family or your business, you want to live somewhere truly awesome, truly spectacular. Wisconsin is it and for so many reasons. Nature is still plentiful here... Working Together http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=14135 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We share borders, common ideals and goals. Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa businesses have been working together for centuries and now the 7 Rivers Alliance is dedicated to making it easier. As an econ... 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 Mon, 11 Dec 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... 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... 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 ...