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Monday, February 19, 2018
Workshop Offered at Two Dates, Locations    (WAUKESHA,WI)- Two University of Wisconsin Extension Hands-On Pruning Workshop will be offered in March. Choose the date and location that works best for you.    Pruning workshops will be held:   Saturday, March 10, 2018 -- 9:00 am to Noon at Wanaki Golf Course, N50 W20830 Lisbon Road, Menomonee Falls Friday, March 23, 2018 – 9:00 to Noon at ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, February 19, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     BROOKFIELD, WI – Sitzberger & Company, S.C., a regional public accounting firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Lyons as a Staff Accountant.   Paul recently graduated from Carroll University with a Bachelors’ Degree in Accounting. He worked part-time as an intern for the firm prior to being hired fulltime after graduation.  He is currently studying for ...read more
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Friday, February 16, 2018
LifeStriders is in search of an Event Coordinator for its 4th Annual Boots & Bling Fundraising Gala and Barn Dance. This is a contract position from March to mid-October – approximately 10 hours per week. However, more time will be needed 1-2 weeks prior to the event.  For over 13 years LifeStriders has offered therapeutic and life changing services to hundreds of families in South-Eastern WI. ...read more
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Monday, February 12, 2018
(WAUKESHA, WI) –Waukesha County Land Resources Division is hosting a Soil Health Workshop for producers and landowners on February 23, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This workshop will be held at Retzer Nature Center, S14 W28167 Madison Street, Waukesha, WI 53188. Registration is free and lunch will be provided.   According to the Waukesha County Department of Parks and Land Use Strategic ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
There’s a new era of renewal taking place in the Greater Milwaukee Region. Some projects are big and bold, changing the city’s skyline. Others are quieter, steadily moving forward one by one, but still playing a vital role in progressing Southeastern Wisconsin’s business development and culture.   Berghammer, in typical Midwestern fashion, has been at the forefront of this quieter construction ...read more
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Tuesday, February 06, 2018
“Foxconn’s announcement of a new investment in the Milwaukee 7 (M7) Region emphasizes their commitment to the state. The Wisconn Valley Innovation Center’s impact will go far outside of Milwaukee’s borders by attracting and providing opportunities for innovators and entrepreneurs throughout the region while cementing our reputation as a tech hub in the Midwest.   “We are fortunate to have a ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Friday, February 02, 2018
NOVO AND XCELLERO, TOGETHER, MAKING SURE THE BEST TALENT WORKS FOR YOU!  Brookfield, Wis. (Feb. 1, 2018) – Novo Group, Inc., a national recruiting and management consulting firm and Milwaukee Business Journal2017 Best Places to Work award winner, is excited to announce its merger with Xcellero Leadership, a Naperville, Ill,-based leadership and organizational development firm, to combine their ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, February 01, 2018
WAUKESHA, Wis. (January 31, 2018) - Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 13 locations in Waukesha County, has hired Brian Wendt as commercial banker.  “We are thrilled to welcome Brian to the Waukesha State Bank commercial banking team,” stated Tony Laszewski, Waukesha State Bank senior vice president – commercial banking manager. “He is an experienced banking professional with ...read more
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018
For Immediate Release  Lemberg awarded Saint John’s on the Lake expansion projectCompany’s electrical and data communications services will add expertise.  Brookfield, WI (January 30, 2018) – Lemberg is awarded the third tower expansion of Saint John’s on the Lake, a retirement community located at 1840 N. Prospect Avenue on Milwaukee’s east side. Construction on the 22-story north tower is set ...read more
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
BROOKFIELD, WIS. – Jan. 31, 2018 – Andrew Burgess has joined the Brookfield office of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., as Registered Operations Leader. His office is at 16650 W. Bluemound Road, Suite 800.Burgess leads the operations teams in the Brookfield and Mequon branches in all aspects of day-to-day office functions. His responsibilities include hiring and development of staff, ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
WAUKESHA (January 30, 2018) – Local non-profits have until Feb. 28 to apply for a 2018 grant from The Women and Girls Fund of Waukesha County (WGF).             The WGF will award grants up to $10,000 each, and values programs and projects that demonstrate collaboration and create efficiencies between agencies working to achieve similar goals. In 2017, the WGF awarded a total of nearly $85,000 to ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, January 25, 2018
WAUKESHA, Wis. (January 23, 2018) - Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 13 locations in Waukesha County, is proud to announce the promotion of Erika Nowak to vice president - controller.  “Erika’s promotion is reflective of the leadership she has shown as part of the finance team,” stated Ann Pascavis, Waukesha State Bank’s chief financial officer. “We look forward to her ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, January 25, 2018
YORKVILLE, WI –Yorkville, WI – Internationally owned Zoomlion Heavy Industry NA, Inc. announced today that it will be more than doubling its current office building square footage to accommodate their current engineering staff and planned 2018 recruitment plan.   Zoomlion NA is working with MSI General Corporation to design and construct the three-story interior buildout at their facility on Two ...read more
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Thursday, January 25, 2018
PEWAUKEE, Wis. (Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018) – Waukesha County Technical College’s Center for Business Performance Solutions has a new name – Corporate Training Center (CTC) – to better reflect the business training it offers employers and employees of small, medium and large businesses within Waukesha County.   WCTC has offered comprehensive corporate training for the past 30 years, but according to ...read more
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Thursday, January 25, 2018
Planning for potential and seizing opportunity is criticalAccording to Leading Edge Alliance National Manufacturing Outlook Survey    WISCONSIN – The Manufacturing & Distribution team at Schenck, a full-service CPA and consulting firm, jointly published the results from the 2018 Leading Edge Alliance (LEA) National Manufacturing Outlook Survey.More than 450 manufacturing executives participated ...read more
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Monday, January 22, 2018
Waukesha State Bank Hires Mortgage Consultants  WAUKESHA, Wis. (January 15, 2018) - Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 13 locations in Waukesha County, has hired Don Madisen and Lisa Hintz as mortgage consultants.  In their new positions, they will be responsible for originating mortgage loans, which includes meeting with prospects, taking mortgage applications, counseling ...read more
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Monday, January 22, 2018
WAUKESHA, Wis. (January 15, 2018) – Prairie Financial Group®, a division of Waukesha State Bank, has hired Matthew Woyak as senior personal trust associate.“The addition of Matthew to the Prairie team reflects our ongoing commitment to provide an outstanding level of service to our clients,” stated Victor J. Schultz, president of Prairie Financial Group. “His extensive experience in trust services ...read more
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Monday, January 22, 2018
PEWAUKEE, WI (January 18, 2018) – Mangold Creative, a strategic marketing and business development agency located in Downtown Pewaukee has added Jim Hanke as both Copywriter and Marketing Project Manager.  “Today’s small businesses are looking for someone to partner with on growth and business development. They need smart strategies, along with excellent tactical execution,” states Heather ...read more
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Monday, January 22, 2018
Milwaukee, WI — The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown, LLP (GRGB), is proud to announce that the firm is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2018. In 1968, after arguing some of the most high profile cases of the time as a federal prosecutor for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, Franklyn M. Gimbel founded the firm. Frank’s late brother, ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, January 22, 2018
BROOKFIELD, WI – Sitzberger & Company, S.C. has acquired Bristol & Company, S.C., effective December 8, 2017. The Company now has 27 Certified Public Accountants and a total staff of 61.   “We’re excited to bring Don Bristol and his team on board and to expand our presence to Milwaukee’s north shore,” founder Fred Sitzberger, CPA, CVA said. “Don’s been in practice for decades, so we welcome his ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, January 22, 2018
Milwaukee, WI — The Milwaukee, Wisconsin based trial and litigation law firm, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown (GRGB) is proud to announce that the firm came in first place in the Shepherd Express’s “Best of Milwaukee” 2017 contest in two categories: Lawyer-Business and Lawyer-Estate Planning.The Shepherd Express started the Best of Milwaukee contest back in the early 1990s and remains the city’s ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, January 22, 2018
Company adds second production facility for its popular pretzel bread brand  MILWAUKEE, WI – January 4, 2018 – Miller Baking Company is adding a second production facility that will eventually create 30 jobs in Milwaukee to meet demand for its popular line of PretzillaÒ Pretzel Bread. Recognizable for its light blue and brown striped packaging, the PretzillaÒline of products includes Burger Buns, ...read more
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Monday, January 22, 2018
Waukesha, WI (January 2018) – Good Harvest Market is pleased to announce their largest donation to date to the FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County thanks to the generosity of loyal customers and vendors. Every year Good Harvest hosts a donation event for the entire month of December to collect money towards organic produce and groceries for the county food pantry.  Customers were able to donate $20 ...read more
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