Economic Gateway http://www.dunnedc.com Dunn County Economic Development Corporation News RSS Feed Mon, 11 Dec 2017 03:35:22 -0800 en-us Menomonie is Getting a New Hotel http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14932 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you have family or business colleagues coming to town? Shortly, they will have a new place to stay. Menomonie is getting a new hotel downtown on the corner of Main and Second Streets. The new build... Site Planners – Look Here! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14931 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 11 Dec 4400 15:12:37 -0800 As a site planner, you have an important job – picking the next location and making sure everything will fall into place without hiccups or delays. In Dunn County, we have made it easier than ev... 100 New Jobs in Menomonie http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14568 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We’re growing in Menomonie as more companies are locating and expanding here. Phillips-Medisize is one of them. They are opening an 80,000-square-foot facility for their high-volume prefilled dr... ReforMedicine expands to Menomonie http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14656 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 11 Dec 0400 15:11:51 -0800 ReforMedicine SC Direct Pay Family Medicine and Medical Weight Loss Specialists has opened an expansion location in Menomonie. The office is located at 1309 Stout Road in Menomonie, in space leased in... Sit, visit, unwind: One woman’s dream comes true at Vino Cappuccino http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14655 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sometimes a spiritual and personal growth retreat is exactly what a person needs to drive home one’s purpose in life. For Dina Babb of Colfax, just such an immersion into self-discovery that ... Occupy a Brand New Building in Less than Six Months http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14567 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If your business is growing, you need a new facility and fast. Don’t waste time hunting for a new location and working with engineers and architects to draw up plans. Instead, consider the Virtu... ‘Tadpole Tank’ awards scholarship to local young entrepreneur http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14654 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Tadpole Tank, the mini version of a certain popular TV show, was created for young women in the Chippewa Valley to scratch that entrepreneurial itch and win a scholarship up to $1,500. Submitting e... Do You Have What it Takes to Be an Entrepreneur? Consider This 5-Point Check List http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14653 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you thinking of setting up your own business? If so, it could prove to be the ideal career plan for you, but you’ll need to be sure you’re up to the challenge before venturing forth. W... Tourism Equals Growth! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14566 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 11 Dec 0000 15:10:56 -0800 If you are a business in Dunn County, there is a good chance that you have been positively impacted by tourism dollars – either directly or indirectly. Whether you own a restaurant and serve the... SCHOOLS URGED TO APPLY FOR FAB LAB GRANTS http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14650 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Governor Scott Walker and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) announced that WEDC is now accepting applications for the third year of its Fabrication Laboratories (Fab Labs) Grant Pr... Export Development Grant Program can lead to international success http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14649 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Manufacturing & Logistics In November 2015, the Milwaukee 7 regional economic development partnership launched the Export Development Grant Program presented by JPMorgan Chase. The program prov... Get Updates from Dunn County! http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14565 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you like to stay “in the know”? If so, you need to read Eric Turner’s monthly column on Dunn County. With the latest news, insights, tips, and analysis, he provides an inside look... FIRST-EVER WISCONSIN STARTUP WEEK TO PROVIDE RESOURCES, NETWORKING FOR STATE’S ENTREPRENEURS http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14652 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 70+ events scheduled in 10 cities to assist startups, promote entrepreneurship Entrepreneurs, investors, business executives and community leaders will promote entrepreneurship and share advice and... Biohealth entrepreneurs: Experts on federal grants convening in Milwaukee http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14651 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Experts who have valuable insights for tapping into America's largest biohealth entrepreneurial seed fund will gather in Milwaukee Nov. 7-9. The national conference of the U.S. Depart... Room Boom in Dunn County http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14062 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With tourism on the rise, increased traffic on Hwy 53, and a list of aging hotels, there is an increased demand for hotels and motels in Dunn County. Enter the room boom. New hotels are being built li... We Love Our Downtown Businesses http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14061 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Menomonie Main Street Program is promoting our local small businesses and encouraging growth. With fun activities and events, there is something going on downtown for much of the year. Whether you... Technology reboot: Dell equipment donation boosts computer networking lab http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14216 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 To the untrained eye, they may not look like much — rows upon rows of sleek-looking metal boxes stacked high inside another metal box in a small room. To the students in the computer networki... Is Your Internet Fast Enough? http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14060 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Let’s face it. We live in a connected world but without high-speed internet, you can feel like you’re trapped in the 1990s. Access to broadband is critical for being able to download and u... Workers wanted: Facing a worker shortage, more employers turning to robots http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14215 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Cory De Buhr, 48, returned from college in 1994 to take over his family’s 240 acres, but his son left to work at a factory in Platteville and plans to go back to school to study diesel mechanics... 2017’s Happiest States in America http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14214 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 People determine their own happiness. But how content we are with life is not only and always a matter of perspective. And it’s certainly not about beauty, power or wealth — at least,&nbsp... These Are The 5 Brain Skills You’ll Need In The Future Of Work http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14213 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “About 20 years ago, it was seen as really important to be strategic rather than tactical,” says neuroscientist Tara Swart. But advances in her field, combined with the shifting deman... Are You Ready to Build? http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14059 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 11 Dec 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Our Virtual Spec Building in Menomonie has everything you need in place to start building quickly. If you are looking for a new home in Dunn County, Wisconsin, this is one of the fastest ways to build... To attract people, Wisconsin looks to transcend its cheesy reputation http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14212 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Mon, 11 Dec 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Cheese. Cold winters. Packers. When people in other parts of the country think of Wisconsin, those are some of the main ideas that come to mind, according to a survey conducted last year ... WEDC ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUPPORT PROGRAM http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14211 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MADISON, WI.  – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is accepting applications from nonprofit and community-based organizations for a grant program designed to advance... Bagging the Big One http://www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news/?item=14210 www.dunnedc.com/dunn/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 How Wisconsin Landed Foxconn Remember the big one that got away? Wisconsin doesn’t. Landing the largest capital investment in state history has a way of erasing bad memories. In Wisconsin&...