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Remarks of WEDC Secretary and CEO Melissa Hughes to the Assembly Committee on State Affairs, April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020|Comments Off on Remarks of WEDC Secretary and CEO Melissa Hughes to the Assembly Committee on State Affairs, April 30, 2020

TESTIMONY OF WEDC SECRETARY AND CEO MELISSA HUGHES Assembly Committee on State Affairs | April 30, 2020 Download testimony document Good afternoon and thank you, Mr. Chairman, for inviting me to speak with you and

2020 brings development boom to Stevens Point

February 26, 2020|Comments Off on 2020 brings development boom to Stevens Point

The last several years have seen plentiful announcements of new developments in Stevens Point, and in 2020, many of these plans are becoming finished projects. That these projects aren’t limited to one industry or sector

Program that accelerates drug discovery receives $400,000 Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation grant

July 16, 2019|Comments Off on Program that accelerates drug discovery receives $400,000 Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation grant

The Therapeutic Accelerator Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin recently received funding from WEDC to support the program’s collaborations with other regional biohealth institutions and companies to accelerate drug discovery by translating research into therapies. Read More

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WEDC and PSC to launch new broadband technical assistance pilot

September 17, 2020|Comments Off on WEDC and PSC to launch new broadband technical assistance pilot

Pilot will help six communities prepare to apply for broadband funds MADISON, SEPT. 17, 2020 – Six communities will receive technical assistance so they are better prepared to apply for federal, state and private-sector broadband

Small business owners invited to register for 7th annual Lieutenant Governor’s Conference on Small Business Development

September 16, 2020|Comments Off on Small business owners invited to register for 7th annual Lieutenant Governor’s Conference on Small Business Development

Virtual conference to be held Oct. 6-8 MADISON, WI. SEPT. 16, 2020 – Wisconsin small business owners are invited to register for the Lieutenant Governor’s Small Business Academy conference. This event will run from 8:30

Governor’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Rural Prosperity to hold final listening session on Sept. 16

September 15, 2020|Comments Off on Governor’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Rural Prosperity to hold final listening session on Sept. 16

The Governor’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Rural Prosperity will hold its final virtual listening session on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 3 to 5 p.m. for residents to share ideas and experiences about what it will take to advance rural prosperity for all in Wisconsin. Read More

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