Press Releases & Columns
Sheboygan, WI - The Harbor Centre BID is proud to announce the finalists for the Pop-Up Shop project. Out of eleven candidates that applied for the project, we narrowed the field down to three finalists. They are Pam Butler - Nest: Adorn, Jennifer Nowicki - Cultivate Tea, and Robyn Schneider - Hometown Barkery. We felt that these three business plans coincide with what we were looking for. They each have strong business backgrounds and great business models that the Sheboygan Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) will be working with to make even stronger.
Madison, WI – Acuity Insurance of Sheboygan, WI, has been selected as a finalist for the Wisconsin Economic Development Association’s (WEDA) Economic Driver award. The award is part of the Community and Economic Development Awards (CEDA) program established by WEDA to recognize businesses, projects, and organizations that are making significant contributions to Wisconsin’s economy.
By Mary Motiska, Special Projects Coordinator for the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC)
By Ray York, Business Counselor for the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green BaySheboygan County, WI – A key mission of the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) is to provide opportunities to Sheboygan County entrepreneurs and help them make informed business decisions. The SCEDC has partnered with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay to bring the Entrepreneurship Training Program (ETP) to the entrepreneurs of Sheboygan County.
Sheboygan County, WI – A military-focused hiring event will take place on Thursday, August 22 at Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, located at 7001 Gass Lake Road in Manitowoc, WI from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Sheboygan, WI – The Wisconsin Internet of Things (IoT) Council is pleased to announce the date of the organization’s inaugural event, as well as the hiring of Ronald S. Rumack, who will be the council’s first employee.
Sheboygan County, WI – A key mission of the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) is to drive workforce recruitment campaigns in partnership with community leaders. In conjunction with this mission, the Sheboygan Area-Society for Human Resource Management (SA-SHRM) received a grant to educate human resource professionals on best practices to attract, retain and engage area veterans, reservists, guardsmen and trailing spouses.
Sheboygan, WI - An initiative to launch a network of innovation centers across the Midwest is moving forward in Sheboygan, with a decision by the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC), Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) and Lakeland University (LU) to support a feasibility study for a community-wide innovation hub in the FreshTech Innovation District south of Downtown Sheboygan.
Sheboygan Falls, WI July 26, 2019 – Lakeside Pepsi, in partnership with Quasius Construction, broke ground in late June on its new 72,000 SF distribution facility.
Sheboygan encouraging arts & crafts entrepreneurs
Sheboygan, WI – Sheboygan has recently appeared on a list of “21 of America’s Most Unique Art Towns” on Cube Smart’s blog. “Art is meant to challenge, inspire, question, and surprise. These towns stand out for reembracing art in unique and fresh ways.” Lily Rogers, author of the blog, goes on to state, “The list is to celebrate the underrated places and artists that well deserve to be appreciated in our time.”