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Thursday, August 20 2015
Madison, WI, August 20, 2015 – The SVA Board of Directors has announced the election of Carl E. Schultz as the next Chairman of the Board of SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and Diversified Services of Wisconsin, Inc. through June 2016. He succeeds John Baltes who has held the position for the past four years. “I am extremely proud to introduce Carl Schultz as the Chairman of ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 20 2015
Hailing from as close as Brookfield, Wis., to as far as Salerno, Italy, the winners of the third annual Wilson Center Guitar Competition & Festival were announced on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts (Wilson Center). Semi-final and final competition rounds in four different genres—Fingerstyle, Classical, Jazz, and Rock/Blues—took place over ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 20 2015
The law firm of DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., and its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C., today announced 38 lawyers from its Wisconsin offices were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016. Seven of its attorneys also received the distinction of Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice areas for the region. The attorneys selected for inclusion ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 20 2015
Wegner CPAs is pleased to announce the addition of five, talented individuals to our firm. Each person brings unique expertise and will enhance our service to current and future clients. Four of the five new staff will join our tax and business services team. They will be instrumental in improving client service in the areas of tax planning & preparation, business valuations, bookkeeping and ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 20 2015
Targeting one of Milwaukee County’s most medically underserved neighborhoods, 80 percent of a $15 million investment from Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network will establish a new, 22,000-square-foot health care clinic on Milwaukee’s near south side in partnership with Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers. “As an academic medical center and ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 20 2015
The public accounting and business advisory firm of Vrakas S.C. is pleased to announce the addition of Bill Mitchell as Director of Corporate Relations. Primary responsibilities will include attracting resources and representing the organization and its benefits to the business community. “I have known Bill for almost 15 years. He brings energy, knowledge and enthusiasm to work every ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, August 17 2015
A recent memo that claims to show Waukesha has an alternative to a Lake Michigan water supply has several critical flaws. “The proposal by our opponents fails to recognize environmental impacts, fails to supply the volume of water claimed, fails to comply with radium standards, and fails to account for predictable costs,” according to Waukesha Water Utility General Manager Dan ...read more
Categories: Government Release, Member Release
Tuesday, August 11 2015
Phil Reinhardt at The Business Building Academy Waukesha, Wi, August 11, 2015 : The Business Building Academy (“The BBA”), a value added information sharing and networking experience, equips southeastern Wisconsin business entrepreneurs and professionals with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways and networking opportunities to more effectively grow their businesses. In ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, August 06 2015
Sandy Wysocki, director of audience development for The Milwaukee Business Journal, will receive the 2015 Don Richards Leadership Award, to be presented at the Alliance’s 97 th Annual Meeting on Friday, Sept. 11 at Country Springs Hotel & Conference Center. The Don Richards Leadership Award recognizes Wysocki’s outstanding achievements as a leader in the region, in addition to her ...read more
Categories: Alliance Event
Thursday, August 06 2015
Keller, Inc., a Design/Build General Contractor with offices in the Fox Cities, Madison, Milwaukee and Wausau announces the addition of Doug Schwalbe to its project management team. Schwalbe will be responsible for project sales in the Manitowoc and outlying areas along with management of those projects through completion. Schwalbe has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, August 05 2015
Contact Susa Siy Dir. of Business Dev TLX Technologies 262-422-2455 ssiy@tlxtech.com TLX Technologies, LLC Opens New Production Plant in Changshu, China PEWAUKEE, WI – August 5, 2015 - TLX Technologies, LLC , announced that it has established a wholly owned subsidiary in Changshu Economic and Technology Development Zone in Changshu, China. The newly opened facility will manufacture and ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, August 05 2015
Ninety children from the Greater Milwaukee area will have the opportunity to attend Arts Camp: The Art of Nature 2016 as scholarship campers after the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts (Wilson Center) was chosen as one of 10 signature charities to take part in Potawatomi Hotel & Casino’s annual Heart of Canal Street program. Heart of Canal Street serves as Potawatomi Hotel & ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, August 04 2015
Following on the heels of a record-breaking event in 2014, the GMAC Golf Outing marks its 10 th year Aug. 21, as participants will again tee off to benefit two charities at Ironwood Golf Course. Grounds Maintenance Services and ActionCOACH of Elm Grove lead the golf event, which raises money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin . The 2014 ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, August 04 2015
SVA Plumb Financial LLC is pleased to announce the launch of its fully-featured website www.svaplumb.com SVA Plumb Financials objective is to simplify our presentation of financial planning resources and information by highlighting the life events our clients are currently experiencing. These life event categories include retirement planning for individuals and businesses, family status changes, ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, August 04 2015
The ABR Employment Services Brookfield office invites their talent and community partners to its free Grade School Supply Day give-away on August 7 th , 2015, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at their office located at 500 Elm Grove Road, Suite 107, Elm Grove, WI. 150 bags of school supplies containing a 12 count box of colored pencils, a 100 page composition book, 24 count box ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, August 04 2015
On July 15, 2015, Precision Plus, Inc. (PPI) had the pleasure of hosting Secretary Newson of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development for a visit, where he met with PPI's summer interns to learn more about the company's internship and apprenticeship programs. Secretary Newson was very interested to hear about the intern experience through their particular stories, and the effect ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Tuesday, August 04 2015
Sitzberger Hau & Company, S.C., a regional public accounting firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Snyder, CPA. Mr. Brian Snyder, lives in Milwaukee, and brings four years of audit and tax experience to Sitzberger Hau. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Accounting and Business Administration with a Finance emphasis from UW-Platteville. Mr. Snyder increases the total number of ...read more
Monday, August 03 2015
By Dan Duchniak For years, opponents of Waukesha's application to use and recycle Great Lakes water have issued a series of misleading press releases and opinion pieces. They are usually intended to leave the impression that the project would somehow threaten the Great Lakes. But lost in all the noise from a Milwaukee-based coalition of opponents is the basic truth: that the Waukesha proposal ...read more
Categories: Government Release
Friday, July 31 2015
LIVE2LEAD: Milwaukee breathes new life into local leaders through world-class experts Pewaukee, Wis., July 31, 2015: LIVE2LEAD: Milwaukee is a leader development experience designed to equip southeastern Wisconsin business leaders with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways and to empower leaders to learn as they lead. Participants will learn from world-class leadership experts, ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
Brookfield, WI – First Business Bank – Milwaukee, a member of the First Business family of companies (Nasdaq: FBIZ ), is pleased to announce that two local charities won its second annual First Business Golf Invitational for Charity. The two winners, Meta House and Milwaukee Rescue Mission, will each receive a check for $9,250 thanks to the local business leaders who participated ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
FEH Associates Inc. announced today that it will now be known as FEH DESIGN to better communicate its core business of providing architectural, structural engineering and interior design services. At the same time, the company unveiled a new identity and will be launching a new website ( www.fehdesign.com ). “We are very excited about the introduction of our new name and brand,” said ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
While manufacturers remain optimistic about the U.S. economy, a majority fail to either implement or leverage important technological advancements that can help them capitalize on the recovery, according to a new survey from Sikich LLP , a leading professional services firm. Sikich surveyed 116 manufacturers and distributors – almost 75 percent of which have annual revenue of $1 million ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
PEWAUKEE — The Workforce Development Center’s Water Accelerator Program is enrolling participants for free shortterm training in welding. The program will run from Aug. 26 to Dec. 22 at Waukesha County Technical College, 800 Main St. In less than four months, participants will have an opportunity to earn an industry- recognized welding certificate and will receive job search ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
Eagle, WI. - Family Tree Magazine recently named Old World Wisconsin as one of their top ten living history destinations for 2015. This award recognizes Old World Wisconsin's family-friendly history experiences as among the best in the county. Other well-known living history destinations on the list include Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Virginia, the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
Brookfield, WI – The public accounting and advisory firm of Vrakas CPAs + Advisors recently announced the promotions of Dave Canedo, CPA, Chris Marks, CPA, and Goran Vukovic, CPA. Canedo, previously a staff accountant, has been promoted to Senior Accountant, in the firm’s tax department. He is a 2012 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he earned a Masters of ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
NerdWallet, a consumer finance website, has conducted a study to find the best places in Wisconsin to start a business – and Waukesha ranked third. To determine this ranking, NerdWallet examined 118 places in Wisconsin with populations of 5,000 or more and analyzed the following factors: Business climate Average revenue of businesses Percentage of businesses with paid employees Businesses ...read more
Categories: Alliance Event
Thursday, July 30 2015
A total of 119,104 visitors attended the 2015 Waukesha County Fair, sponsored by InPro Corporation. The Fair ran Wednesday, July 15 through Sunday, July 19 on the Waukesha Expo Grounds . The heat advisories and high dew points on Friday and Saturday, and storms Thursday and Saturday played a significant factor in the attendance. Wednesday’s attendance was the highest for opening day in the ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
Trefoil Group, a strategic marketing communications firm, has added Jill Schroeder as Senior Vice President of Strategy to manage the agency’s client service, public relations and content marketing teams, in addition to grow its existing account base and support new business development. “Jill brings an intrinsic understanding of integrated communications and over 20 years of ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
Nissen Staffing Continuum has been named a 2015 Future 50 company by the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce’s Council of Small Business Executives (COSBE) The Future 50 program, now in its 28th year, recognizes privately-owned companies in the seven-county Milwaukee region that have been in business for at least three years and have shown significant revenue and employment ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
A celebration of everything guitar—three concerts, four competitions, five master classes, six industry exhibitors, and a stage filled with local young artists—the third annual Wilson Center Guitar Competition & Festival will be held August 13-15, 2015, at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts (Wilson Center). World-class headliners include Croatian virtuoso classical ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
I f something seems a little different to you the next time you are near Clare Bridge Brookfield, Sterling House of Sussex, Brookdale Place or Clare Bridge Place, don’t be surprised. They all recently celebrated new names of Brookdale Brookfield Capitol Drive, Brookdale Sussex and Brookdale Brookfield (campus) with a ribbon cutting event on June 25 th to reflect its connection to the ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Thursday, July 30 2015
HAWS , the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, heads into summer’s homestretch with a Pet Fair, Collection Drive, Oils Seminar and more! Come to HAWS’ 8 th Annual Pet Fair in Menomonee Falls on Saturday, August 15 th from 9am-4pm at Rotary Park (Fond du Lac Ave./Lilly Rd.). This FREE, pets-welcome event features pet and pet-themed products, presentations by pet experts, ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Monday, July 27 2015
Brookfield, WI - Walcheske & Luzi, LLC is pleased and humbled to announce that Attorneys James A. Walcheske, Scott S. Luzi, and Jesse R. Dill were selected once again as Super Lawyers Rising Stars in Employment Law by Thomson Reuters. This is the third straight year Attorneys Walcheske and Luzi have been selected for this honor and this is the second straight year for Attorney Dill. Each ...read more
Categories: Member Release
Wednesday, June 24 2015
Waukesha, June 23, 2015 – Dan Freschi of EDGE Business Management Consulting is excited to announce they will be offering an unprecedented opportunity to attend a Living the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People® Signature Course, September 30 to October 2, 2015 at the Waueksha Business Alliance . Accredited by FranklinCovey, EDGE BMC will help to celebrate their over 25 years of helping ...read more
Categories: Member Release