Economic Gateway http://www.pcedc.com Pierce County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Thu, 26 Apr 2018 06:16:31 -0700 en-us Retail Merchandising Workshop Proven Display Tactics & Visual Merchandising Techniques http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=17072 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Proven Display Tactics & Visual Merchandising Techniques Ellsworth, Wisconsin, April 19, 2018 Presenters: Lyn Falk, Wisconsin Registered Interior Designer Associate Member, Internation... Fresh ideas for area business owners offered through workshop http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=17013 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, is bringing an exciting workshop to Ellsworth for the benefit of all storefront small busi... New business looks to spark creativity in Ellsworth http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=17014 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For the artistic and creative or those who wish they were more so, a new business in Ellsworth may help people get in touch with their creative side. Kayleen Jakes, owner of Brush Strokes Paint Par... A Conversation with Joe: Impacting Your Profits Through Effective Use of Your Accounting Software http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16754 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 3200 15:22:39 -0800 How have you defined the role of your bookkeeping and accounting system in your small business or farming operation? Have you elevated it to be an integral part of your business management toolset or ... Downtown Prescott adds new restaurant in Lucille's http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16742 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Prescott residents and visitors will soon have another food option in town, but that comes with a transition. One door closes, another one opens, as the saying goes. Kimberly Braun plans to ope... Impacting your profits through effective use of your accounting software. http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16741 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 How have you defined the role of your bookkeeping and accounting system in your small business or farming operation? Have you elevated it to be an integral part of your business management toolset ... Opportunity Zones Listed for the Region http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16645 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Thanks to Bill Rubin and others for pointing out this opportunity and for Amy Peterson and Joe Folsom for nominating River Falls. The RF census tract nominated/recommended is west of Main... Hub 70 Design & Print is Promoting River Falls, One Business at a Time http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16518 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 2800 15:21:44 -0800 Hub 70 Design & Print was born rather organically. When you find something you love, it flows and suddenly an idea can become a business. For Nancy Williams, owner of Hub 70, she found that she ha... A Conversation with Joe: Microloans for Small Businesses http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16451 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Obtaining the necessary financing can often be a challenge for a small business or entrepreneur, particularly one that is a startup.  The reasons can be many and include such factors as credit qu... New Lumberyard to Open in Ellsworth http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16462 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Blake Brenner will be opening Brenner Lumber the week of March 12. He is excited to serve the community with a lumberyard since the town has been without a lumberyard for awhile.  Pictured (le... Farmers Market Promotion Program http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16386 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Farmers Market Promotion Program The purpose of the Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) is to increase domestic consumption of, and access to, locally and regionally produced agricultural pro... Industrial Hemp License Applications Now Open http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16275 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Media Contacts:Donna Gilson, 608-224-5130, donna.gilson@wi.gov Bill Cosh, Communications Director, 608-224-5020, William2.Cosh@wi.gov    MADISON – Industrial hemp licensing applicati... A Conversation with Joe: Developing a successful financing request for your small business http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16262 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Preparation and homework are keys to presenting a financing request to your lender for your small business regardless if you have been in business for some time or just launching your dream venture. C... A Career of Your Dreams http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15963 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What do you really want out of life, out of your job, out of your career? An education is the key to opening the doors to these dreams and to a future with more opportunities. Chippewa Valley Technica... Annual PCEDC Meeting and Dinner held at UWRF (Part I) http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16164 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Organization confers Small and Large Business and Ag Champion of the Year awards By Paul J. Seeling, Gateway News, with Heather Hines, Pierce County Economic Development Corporation At the... Annual PCEDC Meeting and Dinner held at UWRF (Part II) http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16165 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Organization confers Small and Large Business and Ag Champion of the Year awards Wednesday, February 21, 2018 12:01 AM  The Ag Champion of the Year Award is presented to the CAFES at ... Ross & Associates, Ltd. recognized with statewide construction award http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16151 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   For immediate release: February 20, 2018 For more information, contact: Kasey Roatch Ross & Associates, Ltd. recognized with statewide construction award MADISON, WI &ndas... SBA Loans http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15962 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Receiving an SBA loan is easier than you may think. These business loans are issued by a local bank but they are partially guaranteed by the government. This makes them easier to receive than a tradit... Pierce County EDC attends Legislative Day http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16089 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 8800 15:18:50 -0800 Dan Lytle CVTC, Joe Folsom PCEDC, Brian Elwood Xcel Energy Pierce County EDC attends Legislative Day in Madison! The economic development corporations (EDCs) and chambers of commerce from St... Free Business Consulting http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15961 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 2400 15:18:42 -0800 Faster, sustained business growth is possible with the help of experienced business consultants. Unfortunately, paying for them can be expensive, but not if you participate in Wisconsin’s’... Local businesses recognized by PCEDC http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=16038 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Pierce County Economic Development Corporation (PCEDC) held its annual meeting Jan. 30, 2018, to recognize local businesses for their contributions to Pierce County. PCEDC Board of Directors ... Watch for Construction! http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15960 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Keep an eye on the roads this year as you drive around Wisconsin. This is a year for infrastructure projects which means that you are bound to see road work and highway projects underway. That’s... Apply Now for Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Grants http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15883 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 5600 15:17:38 -0800 MADISON – Farmers, groups and businesses involved in Wisconsin’s food industry who are seeking to grow their local markets are encouraged to apply for grants now available through the Buy ... Emergency Plans http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15399 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Does your business have an emergency plan in place? What would you do in the event of a natural disaster or terrorist attack? Would you continue operating and if so, how? Small businesses are critical... Questions Answered http://www.pcedc.com/pierce/news/?item=15398 www.pcedc.com/pierce/news Wed, 26 Apr 8000 15:17:00 -0800 Incredible opportunities often give rise to a lot of questions. Selling to a new client, expanding your operations or growing into your own location are all incredibly exciting. To make sure that you ...