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Sixth Annual Economic Forecast

Community State Bank hosted a sixth annual economic forecast featuring, Speaker of the Wisconsin House of Representatives, Robin Vos, and Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan. More than 200 business and community leaders were in attendance. Vos began by saying that he wanted to keep his comments […]

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There’s much to be optimistic about in Walworth County

There’s much to be optimistic about in Walworth County

Working in Elkhorn at Gateway Technical College South Building, (drop by anytime for business help or networking information) and driving home south to my family near Geneva Lake, I sometimes check on my other family—the growing and new businesses of Walworth County. You’d be surprised what you can learn about […]

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Food is big business in Walworth County

Food is big business in Walworth County

The Baby Boomers among us remember growing up to the Wonder Bread TV slogan about the white bread “building a body 12 different ways.” As you might have learned in the interim in since the 1960’s and 70’s, you can build your body a little differently with a mixture of […]

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WCEDA’s 12th Year

Next month marks the 12th year for the Walworth County Economic Development Alliance (WCEDA), chartered to create jobs and encourage private sector investment in our communities. Being a builder of relationships is the most important task for an economic developer. One of the best indicators of success in this line […]

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Walworth County Youth in Government

Walworth County Youth in Government

Youth in Government (YIG) is a Walworth County Leadership Legacy Project in motion. The Walworth County Youth in Government program will be rolled out this fall as a pilot program at two area high schools. If you know a student in either the Elkhorn or East Troy high schools who’d […]

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Healthy Employees = Productive Employees (07/12/2016)

Healthy Employees = Productive Employees (07/12/2016)

Presentations Aurora Health Care – Trends in Employer Health Care Open Arms Free Clinic Walworth County Health and Human Service Wisconsin Association of Free and Charitable Clinics     Relevant  Articles WELCOA 7 BENCHMARKS Steps for Small Business Part 1 Steps for Small Business Part 2 AA Tool Kits Free Wellness […]

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Walworth County offers business resources through new program

Entrepreneurs have a plethora of resources at their fingertips they can access for guidance, support, information, capital prospects and long-term mentorship opportunities. These resources are especially plentiful in Walworth County now that Derek D’Auria, executive director at Walworth County Economic Development Alliance, has put wind beneath the wings of a […]

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