Nine state businesses win 2018 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards

Nine state businesses win 2018 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards Top minority, woman and service-disabled veteran-owned businesses were recognized for their success at 37th annual MARKETPLACE conference Posted by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation on December 13, 2018 MADISON, WI. DEC. 13, 2018 – Nine Wisconsin businesses received top honors in the 2018 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards competition, which… Read More

What’s the Milwaukee area’s most-promising startup?

What’s the Milwaukee area’s most-promising startup? Posted by the Milwaukee Business Journal on December 13, 2018 We selected 24 startups to choose from, focusing on emerging companies that made headlines in 2018, whether by landing financing from investors, launching a new product, expanding their product or services, or getting some national recognition for their growth…. Read More

Marcus Center unveils plans for reimagined space

Marcus Center unveils plans for reimagined space that can host more performances Posted by Mary Louise Schumacher from Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on December 7, 2018 The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts has unveiled plans for a reimagined campus, including a “great lawn” for community events, a new atrium and terrace on the Milwaukee River, a five-story… Read More

GRAEF to move HQ to Grand Avenue

GRAEF to move HQ to Grand Avenue Mall owners to unveil master vision Thursday Posted by Molly Dill and Andrew Weiland from BizTimes on December 5, 2018 Milwaukee-based engineering firm GRAEF-USA Inc. plans to move its headquarters downtown into The Shops of Grand Avenue, according to sources familiar with the deal. The engineering, planning and design firm works… Read More

Johnson Controls to erect ‘globe’ sign outside Fiserv Forum

Johnson Controls to erect ‘globe’ sign outside Fiserv Forum Posted by Rich Kirchen from Milwaukee Business Journal on Dec 5, 2018 Johnson Controls International’s sponsorship with the Milwaukee Bucks will extend to the outdoors with a steel globe to be erected in early 2019 at the northwest corner of Fiserv Forum. The globe based on… Read More

Rockwell Automation emphasizes people in new branding

Rockwell Automation emphasizes people in new branding Company launches new logo, brand promise at Automation Fair Posted by Arthur Thomas from BizTimes on Nov 15, 2018 Milwaukee-based Rockwell Automation Inc. unveiled new company branding at its annual Automation Fair conference this week, emphasizing the role of people in its work with the brand promise “Expanding… Read More

InSinkErator’s new HQ will model sustainability of products

InSinkErator president Chad Severson says new HQ will model sustainability of products Posted by Patrick Leary from Milwaukee Business Journal on November 7, 2018 InSinkErator president Chad Severson discussed his excitement Wednesday for the company’s new headquarters and how it plans to use the opening as a springboard to greater involvement in the rising community of Mount… Read More

Stormwater collection system installed by Marquette University

Stormwater collection system installed by new Athletic and Human Performance Research Center Posted by Alex Garner from MarquetteWire on November 5, 2018 Marquette Sustainability installed an underwater stormwater collection system adjacent to the new Athletic and Human Performance Research Center that is currently under construction on the southwest corner of Wells Street and 12th Street…. Read More

Foxconn and WEDC attend China International Import Expo

Foxconn and WEDC partner to showcase Wisconsin companies at the first China International Import Expo Foxconn promotes “Smart Future” vision with ten leading Wisconsin companies Shanghai, China – Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) have partnered to support the participation of ten innovative Wisconsin companies in the first China International Import Expo (CIIE),… Read More

Foxconn taking 10 Wisconsin companies to China International Import Expo

Foxconn taking 10 Wisconsin companies to China International Import Expo Event expected to draw 150,000 attendees Posted by Arthur Thomas from BizTimes on October 31, 2018 Foxconn Technology Group is taking 10 Wisconsin companies to the first China International Import Expo scheduled to begin Monday and run through Nov. 10 in Shanghai. The expo, announced… Read More