Latest Business News
college leaders sign transfer agreement
Guaranteed Admission Guaranteed Admission

WCTC Graduates Gain Guaranteed Admission to UW-Milwaukee

January 23, 2024

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has reached new agreements with Waukesha County Technical College and three other regional technical colleges to guarantee admission and credit transfer to their associate degree graduates if they wish to continue their education.  The agreement guarantees a seamless transfer of at least 60 credits toward a bachelor’s degree at UWM after […]

Revela Foods sign
Revela Foods Acquisition Revela Foods Acquisition

Revela Foods Agrees to Acquisition by Archer-Daniels-Midland 

December 21, 2023

New Berlin’s Revela Foods has agreed to be acquired by Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), a global leader in human and animal nutrition, headquartered in Chicago.  Revela and its 400 employees produce food flavors, sauces and seasonings in the dairy sector, as well as melted cheeses and cheese spreads. The company has been owned by New Heritage […]

Suzanne Kelley
WCBA Transition WCBA Transition

Suzanne Kelley to Retire from Business Alliance, Amanda Payne Named as Successor

December 21, 2023

After 14 years leading the Waukesha County Business Alliance, Suzanne Kelley will retire as President & CEO on June 30, 2024. The Alliance’s board of directors has named Amanda Payne, currently Senior Vice President of Public Policy, as her successor, effective July 1.  Kelley stated, “It has been an absolute privilege to serve as the […]

Lemberg President Lemberg President
Lemberg Electric Promotes Kyle Witte to President
December 12, 2023

Brookfield electrical contracting firm, Lemberg Electric, has promoted Kyle Witte to president, beginning January 2024. Witte was selected by Lemberg’s board of directors after a lengthy search from both within and outside the organization.   “It is our pleasure to name Kyle as the next president of Lemberg Electric,” said Tim Scheid, CEO. “His experience, reputation […]

Explore STEAM Explore STEAM
Promote Your Company at Explore STEAM Event at Brookfield Central High School
December 14, 2023

The Elmbrook Education Foundation is seeking corporate partners for its second annual Explore STEAM Event at Brookfield Central High School on February 28, 2024. Last year, there were 34 corporate booths in which students from kindergarten through eighth grade participate in hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) activities to learn about potential careers.  […]

New Tenants New Tenants
The Grain in Delafield Adds Four New Tenants
December 12, 2023

Hendricks Commercial Properties has added four new tenants at The Grain, Delafield’s first mass timber development located at 705 Genesee Street. Brunch Delafield, NONA Nutrition, RBC Wealth Management and Velvet & Tulle Boutique are slated to open in 2024. These tenants join Synthetaic and Midwest Insurance Group, who signed on as tenants earlier this year.  Brunch Delafield is an upscale […]

WCTC Dives into… WCTC Dives into AI
WCTC to Offer First Artificial Intelligence (AI) Associate Degree in Wisconsin
December 1, 2023

If you’re interested in working in the rapidly evolving field of artificial intelligence (AI), or trying to find talent with skills in AI, Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) has good news for you. They just received approval from the Wisconsin Technical College System Board to be the first in the state to offer an associate […]

women volunteering at food pantry
Women’s Grants & Awards Women’s Grants & Awards

Women & Girls Fund Seeking Grant Applicants and Nominees for Women of Distinction

December 8, 2023
The Women & Girls Fund of Waukesha County (WGF) has announced it will accept “letters of intent” for nonprofits seeking 2024 grants of up to $20,000 through noon on January 26, 2024. The group also opened its 2024 nominations for the Woman of Distinction and Young Woman of Tomorrow awards, which are due by January […]
Employee Retention Credit image
IRS Cracks Down on ERC IRS Cracks Down on ERC

IRS Rejects 20,000 Employee Retention Credit Applications in Major Fraud Investigation

December 8, 2023
If you’re like most small businesses, you have received relentless telemarketing calls over the past two years from firms offering to help you get pandemic-era Employee Retention Credits (ERC). The IRS announced it is sending 20,000 disallowance letters to taxpayers this week, giving them the bad news that their ERC claims have been rejected.  This […]
Mama D's Coffee in Wales
Mama D’s Coffee Mama D’s Coffee

Mama D’s Recipe for the Successful Community Coffee Shop

November 9, 2023
When Diana Markus became an empty nester after her three children were grown and she had volunteered for every cause imaginable, she decided to take the leap and open the coffee shop she had been dreaming of for years. The first step was finding a location. She wanted a place with character. Everyone told her […]
warehouse workers stocking shelves
Hiring Strategy Hiring Strategy

Hiring Strategy: Target Those Seeking Extra Income by Converting Jobs to Part-time Roles

November 3, 2023
If you’re an employer having trouble hiring and retaining full-time workers that will show up and get the job done, it may be time to re-think your strategy. Focus Waukesha has talked to numerous employers frustrated that they can’t find or keep full-time employees for critical jobs, but most have not considered that perhaps a […]
Kyle Witte
Lemberg President Lemberg President

Lemberg Electric Promotes Kyle Witte to President

December 12, 2023
Brookfield electrical contracting firm, Lemberg Electric, has promoted Kyle Witte to president, beginning January 2024. Witte was selected by Lemberg’s board of directors after a lengthy search from both within and outside the organization.   “It is our pleasure to name Kyle as the next president of Lemberg Electric,” said Tim Scheid, CEO. “His experience, reputation […]
Carey Chen photo
New CEO at Fathom New CEO at Fathom

NYSE Delisting Notification Preceded CEO Transition at Fathom Digital Manufacturing

November 3, 2023
Hartland’s Fathom Digital Manufacturing Corp. (NYSE: FATH) has appointed Carey Chen as its new CEO, effective immediately. He succeeds Ryan Martin, who served as CEO since 2019 and led the company through numerous acquisitions and its transition in 2022 to become listed on the New York Stock Exchange.  This executive transition follows on the heels […]
You May Also Be Interested In
man delivers stone in curling practice
Curling = Chess on Ice Curling = Chess on Ice

Playing Chess on Ice at the Kettle Moraine Curling Club

“You need to lean into the awkwardness. Curling is a game of finesse and balance. When you’re throwing a 44-pound granite stone while sliding on ice, you’re always thinking one,

Jackson's sweet potato chips on production line
Sweet Potato Chips Sweet Potato Chips

Jackson’s to Nearly Triple Production Capacity for its Sweet Potato Kettle Chips

Jackson’s is expanding its manufacturing plant in Muskego less than two years after the facility opened, a reflection of increased demand for its kettle-cooked sweet potato chips made in premium

2 year old dog
45+ Dogs Need Homes 45+ Dogs Need Homes

Calling All Dog & Puppy Lovers!

If you’re thinking about adding a dog or puppy to your home, now is the time to stop by the Humane Animal Welfare Society (HAWS) and meet your new best

Interior of Pieper Porch winery
Pieper Porch Winery Pieper Porch Winery

The Art of Wine Making: From Hobby to Thriving Family Business

Around 88% of U.S. Americans have a hobby of some kind. Of those, 27% have started making money from a hobby, and another 55% said they’d like to turn their hobby into a profitable

Meta4 Marketing
More News