Daily Archives: June 4, 2019

06/04/2019 - UW-Green Bay’s SBDC helps Whisk expand

Whisk, a specialty baked good business, is expanding from an in-home business to a storefront, thanks in part to assistance from UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center. Lakeshore News has more.

Posted Tue, Jun. 4, 2019 at 3:27pm in Media Coverage by Jena Richter Landers

06/04/2019 - Alumnus named Rotary Teacher of the Month

The Rotary Club of Beloit named Jeffrey Kropp ’98, ’07 (Business Administration and Master of Science in Management) Teacher of the Month for May. “Kropp’s philosophy is to get students talking in his classrooms and pull them out of their shells. He feels that strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships are key […]

Posted Tue, Jun. 4, 2019 at 3:24pm in Media Coverage by Jena Richter Landers

06/04/2019 - Manitowoc Campus student business competition featured by ‘Coolest Coast’

The Coolest Coast featured UW-Green Bay Manitowoc campus when it visited the 2019 Manitowoc County High School Business Idea Competition finals on Tuesday, April 16. The Austin E. Cofrin School of Business sponsored this first area competition where several high school students from three of eight Manitowoc County High Schools presented their business ideas in […]

Posted Tue, Jun. 4, 2019 at 3:04pm in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

06/04/2019 - ‘Ag’s next wave’ featured in Insight

“The next frontier in agriculture isn’t in a farm field; it’s in water,” writes Sharon Verbeten for Insight. “Whether it’s hydroponics or aquaponics, a growing number of businesses are trying out this new way of producing food, whether it’s to provide people with more locally sourced food, cultivate food more sustainably or offer an answer […]

06/04/2019 - Two national investors join Titletown Venture Fund

Insight Publications shared good news in its “Regional Roundup.” UW-Green Bay partners, the Green Bay Packers and TitleTownTech, added two national investors. Jerry Jacobs Jr., Delaware North co-CEO and an alternate governor for the Boston Bruins, and Jeff Wilpon, partner of Sterling Project Development, Sterling Equities and chief operating officer of the New York Mets, […]

Posted Tue, Jun. 4, 2019 at 2:34pm in News by Sue Bodilly

06/04/2019 - Falcons named for prominent conservationists

The Peregrine falcons were banded last week, grabbing the attention of local media: UW-Green Bay peregrine falcons names after prominent conservationists, Fox 11 Four Peregrine falcons banded at UW-Green Bay, WFRV