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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Sarit Singhal, CEO of SSR, Receives COSBE’s P. Michael Mahoney AwardGiven by the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce in recognition of exemplary service and volunteerism Brookfield, Wis. (May 23, 2018) – Superior Support Resources (SSR), an award-winning IT firm serving small to mid-sized businesses, announces that its president and CEO, Sarit Singhal, has been presented with the 2018 ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Member Release, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Waukesha County, City and School District Save $20.7 Million in First Three Years of Operation    (WAUKESHA, WI) – Today, Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow is pleased to announce major  savings to Waukesha County, the City of Waukesha and the School District of Waukesha after opening a  shared employee health clinic. A financial report released today shows that all three entities saved ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Moody’s and Fitch Award Triple-A Bond Rating, Highlight Conservative Budgeting Practices    (WAUKESHA, Wis.) – Today, Waukesha County has been awarded Triple-A bond ratings, the  highest possible, from both Moody’s Investors Service and Fitch Ratings. The rating signifies  exceptional credit-worthiness and ability to meet financial obligations. This helps lower  borrowing costs and the tax ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) – The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of Waukesha County will  administer the Senior Farmers’ Market Voucher Nutrition Program (SFMNP) starting June 1st. Seniors  who are at least 60 years old (Native Americans 55 years or older) and have household incomes 185% or  less than the federal poverty income guidelines are eligible to receive $25 worth of vouchers to ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - May 21, 2018 – Waukesha, WI — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented Hydro-Thermal Corporation with the President’s “E” Star Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on May 21. The President’s “E” Star Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making ongoing significant contributions to the expansion of U.S. ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, May 21, 2018
(Waukesha, WI) – The City of Brookfield will host a special one-day collection of household hazardous waste open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, June 2 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. The collection will take place at the City Public Works Yard at 19700 Riverview Drive.   Old, unusable chemicals, pesticides, wood preservatives, solvents, oil-based paints, and mercury-containing products ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Protect Wisconsin’s Waters During Statewide Drain Campaign, June 1-3  (Waukesha, WI) – Waukesha County Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) staff urge boaters and anglers to drain live wells, bait buckets, motors, and bilges before leaving a boat launch to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species and fish diseases between lakes, rivers and streams.   “Anglers are passionate about protecting ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Community Event Provides Awareness, Free Naloxone Training  (WAUKESHA, WI) – Today, state and local leaders come together to promote awareness and tools to fight against the opioid crisis at the 4th Annual Jump for Archie, Jump for Prevention Day in the Park at Oconomowoc’s City Beach (324 W. Wisconsin Ave) from 11:30 am to 2pm.  “The Jump for Archie is the culmination of Waukesha ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
(Waukesha, WI) – Waukesha County Parks beach swimming season will open with a staggered start beginning Friday, May 25. The Swim at Your Own Risk beaches will open first and will be followed by lifeguard staffed beaches.   “Our beaches are a popular summer activity for both residents and visitors,” said County Executive Paul Farrow. “As the weather warms, we look forward to their ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
More than 800 girls will be recognized for improving our communities and the world  Milwaukee, May 16, 2018 — Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast will honor more than 800 Girl Scouts for achieving the highest honors a Girl Scout can earn at the annual Highest Awards Celebration. Girl Scout Bronze, Silver, and Gold awards will be given to Girl Scouts who identified issues they were passionate about ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Waukesha, Wis. – ProHealth Care announced today that it will establish a hospital in Mukwonago by  expanding its medical campus there.     The new hospital will combine primary and specialty care, 24/7 emergency services, outpatient  services, advanced diagnostic imaging, inpatient and outpatient surgery, laboratory services and a  cancer center, all in one convenient location, improving ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Employee Ownership, Culture, and Communication Leads to Engineering Firm’s Award    Waukesha, WI –   Ruekert & Mielke, Inc. (R/M) was named a 2018 Top Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel at the annual breakfast celebration on Friday May 4, 2018. In business for over 70 years, R/M is a civil engineering firm located in Waukesha, WI with over 100 employees. This year’s list placed R/M as ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
INTERNATIONAL CEMETERY, CREMATION AND FUNERAL ASSOCIATION ELECTS HENTGES AS PRESIDENT    STERLING, VA (May 4, 2018) – Christine Toson Hentges, CCE was elected President during the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA) 2018 Annual Convention & Exposition, April 18–21, in Las Vegas, Nevada.Hentges is president and CEO of The Tribute Companies Inc. in Hartland, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Member Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
Free Afternoon Festivities To Be Held Saturday, May 26  (Waukesha, WI) – Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow invites the public to commemorate Eble Park’s 30th anniversary on Saturday, May 26 from 3-9 p.m. Eble Park is located at 19400 W. Bluemound Rd., Brookfield.  “Eble Park and Ice Arena are outstanding assets to Waukesha County and Waukesha County residents,” Farrow said. “I am excited to ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
Propane cylinders, plastic bags, scrap metal are hazards for workers, equipment  (Waukesha, WI) – As grilling season gets underway with the return of nice weather, Waukesha County reminds residents to 'Recycle Right’.  Residents should not place propane cylinders, plastic bags, scrap metal, or other potentially hazardous items into their curbside recycling container.   “Improper disposal of ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
Expert panel to help teach local businesses about minimizing their risk    BROOKFIELD, Wis. – North Shore Bank today announced that it has partnered with Regus to  host a free business fraud prevention seminar from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 24, at Regus  in Waukesha, N19 W24400 Riverwood Drive, Suite 350.  Event attendees will learn about the types of business fraud, fraud’s financial ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
 LIVES SAVED IN FIRST YEAR OF WAUKESHA COUNTY’S PLAN TO FIGHT OPIOIDS CRISIS  (WAUKESHA, WI)– On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 9:00 am, State and County leaders will announce the first year’s results of a four-tiered work plan to combat opiate overdose deaths in Waukesha County. The announcement coincides with National Prevention Week.  After the announcement, the media is invited to attend a ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
WISCONSIN – OwnersEdge, Inc., an ESOP holding company based in Brookfield, Wisconsin, announced that they have acquired QComp Technologies, Inc., a robotic systems integrator based in Greenville, Wisconsin. The principals of Taureau Group, an investment advisory firm headquartered in Wisconsin, advised OwnersEdge on the transaction.QComp Technologies provides robotic packaging systems, material ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, May 11, 2018
New Appleton-area retailer supports youth, education and family-friendly experiences in the Fox ValleyGrand Chute, Wis. – Meijer, the one-stop shopping supercenter scheduled to open in Grand Chute on May 17, is pleased to announce community partnerships throughout the Fox Valley.To celebrate the Grand Chute Meijer opening, the retailer will donate $25,000 to the Appleton Public Schools, including ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
WISCONSIN – Schenck is hosting workshops throughout Wisconsin, “Business transitions—a process not an event,” to help business owners learn the importance of having a strong management team and internal processes to create value in their business. The workshop will also cover business practices that help owners focus on the future strategically.Participants will learn how a structured process can ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, May 07, 2018
Contact: Rebecca MattanoPhone: 262-896-8014    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDate: Monday May 7, 2018   HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT MAY 19, CLOSINGS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND  (Waukesha, WI) – The Village of Mukwonago will host a special one-day collection of household hazardous waste open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, May 19 from 8:00 a.m. to noon. The collection will ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 03, 2018
(Waukesha, WI) – The City of Muskego will be hosting a special one-day collection of household electronics and appliances open to any Waukesha County resident on Saturday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The collection will take place at W182 S8200 Racine Avenue.  State law bans electronics and appliances from landfills and incinerators due to the valuable materials that can be recycled and ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, May 03, 2018
New facility to house the company’s headquarters and advanced manufacturing capabilities  NEW BERLIN, Wis. (May 3, 2018) – Six years ago, when Bill Berrien acquired and took the helm as CEO of what was then A.S. Pindel Corp, he did so with a vision of building on the company’s strong foundation and long history of success. His goal was to create an advanced manufacturing enterprise that would ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Largest “All County” High School Golf Championship in Wisconsin  (Waukesha, WI) – Waukesha County Golf Courses will be hosting the 10th Annual Waukesha County Boys High School Championship on May 11, 12, 18, and 19. The public is invited to attend any of the three courses to experience the largest “all county” High School Championship Event in Wisconsin.  May 11, Freshman County Championship - ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Dr. Martin Luther Church has selected MSI General Corporation to design and construct a 4,000 square foot addition to the existing facility located on Main Street in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin.  There is a groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Sunday, May 6th at 10 a.m.  The project includes site improvements, additional parking, a new covered drop off lane, a multi-stop elevator, office space and ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 30, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) –  The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) and the Waukesha County Public Health Department are pleased to announce that five healthcare facilities in Waukesha County have just been named a “BigShot” for their strong immunization practices to have a vaccine coverage level of 90% or more for their young patients, based on immunization data collected by DHS for ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, April 30, 2018
Waukesha County and Washington County Partnership Offers Exploration of Green Spaces   (WAUKESHA, WI) – Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow and Washington County Administrator Joshua Schoemann announce two new opportunities for county park patrons this spring. Annual sticker holders will get free admission to parks in either county on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day weekends.   “We are very ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, April 27, 2018
 WAUKESHA COUNTY EXECUTIVE PAUL FARROW APPOINTED TO NATIONAL TRADE POLICY ADVISORY COMMITTEE  (Waukesha, WI) -  Today, Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow announces his appointment to the Intergovernmental Policy Advisory Committee (IGPAC) by U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer. The Committee advises the USTR on trade policy matters that impact state and local governments. ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, April 27, 2018
BROOKFIELD, WIS. – April 25, 2018 – Jim Cotturone, CFP®, CRPC®, has joined the Brookfield office of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., as a financial advisor. His office is at 16650 W. Bluemound Road, Suite 800.Cotturone has nearly 10 years of experience working with clients on retirement and financial planning. He is a retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, where he served for 20 years. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, April 27, 2018
OCONOMOWOC, Wisconsin - MSI General Corporation has recently added Cameron McFarland to our team as a Project Director within the Select Projects Department.  Cameron graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Art Education and Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from UW-Stout in 2013.  He is currently working on his Masters of Business Administration Degree from UW-Whitewater.  McFarland is a Colgate ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
SVA Certified Public Accountants has once again been named to the Milwaukee Business Journal’s list of largest Milwaukee-area management consulting firms. Ranked by total number of local management consultants in the Milwaukee seven-county area, SVA Certified Public Accountants is number 15 on this list with 28 management consultants on staff. “We are proud to be recognized by the Milwaukee ...read more
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