SBDC client, Metal Art of Wisconsin, is celebrating expansion

Small Business Development Center client, Metal Art of Wisconsin, has a lot to celebrate! Building a garage business to a 15,000 square foot factory, owner Shane Henderson has grown his business exponentially in the past few years. Shane participated in the SBDC’s Entrepreneurial Training Program in Sheboygan, facilitated by Director Tara Carr.  Following the class, […]

Wild Restaurant concepts expands brand with help from DCEDC and UW-Green Bay’s SBDC | Door County Pulse

UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center and the DCEDC’s entrepreneurial development program provided business and financial-plan development to Britt Unkefer’s new restaurant. See more via Wild restaurant concepts expands brand with help from DCEDC and UW-Green Bay’s SBDC.

Faculty/staff note: SBDC’s Carr and York meet with Senator Baldwin, Sheboygan County

Senator Baldwin in Sheboygan 9.5.19

Senator Baldwin visited the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 to talk with community leaders on workforce, INSPIRE, economic growth, local business successes and community needs. The Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay had representation by Director Tara Carr and Business Counselor Ray York.

SBDC consultee, Door County Seasonal Solutions, named winner of Entrepreneur Training Program (ETP) Business Plan Contest

With consultation from the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay and the Door County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC), Gregory and Jamie Schab created the winning business plan for the 2019 Door County Entrepreneur Training (ETP) Program Business Plan Contest. The Schaubs’ business plan, Door County Seasonal Solutions, intends to solve the long-standing housing […]

SBDC helps launch hard seltzer alternative

American consumers have taken a strong liking to ready-to-drink cocktails, and now Wisconsinites will soon have a brand to call their own. Sheboygan food and beverage startup SNFood & Beverage LLC is gearing up to launch Carbliss, its brand of canned cocktails, in stores statewide. Adam Kroener and Amanda Lennartz of Glenbeulah are the entrepreneurs […]

SBDC helps Door County company

UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center (SBDC) client Kick Ash Products (granola, coffee) moved to a new location in Ellison Bay in Door County (12001 Mink River Road in Ellison Bay). Kick Ash has been an SBDC client since 2014. Owner Carol Ash is a graduate of the SBDC Entrepreneurial Training Program in 2016 and […]

SBDC helps to launch a new consumer beverage

The Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay has assisted Adam Kroener and Amanda Lennartz of SNFood & Beverage in launching a new consumer beverage brand that aligns with their mission. See the press realease from the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation.  

SBDC’s Dave Stauffacher receives 2019 State Star award

Green Bay, Wis. — UW-Green Bay Outreach Specialist (Cofrin School of Business) Dave Stauffacher, a business counselor for the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) was named the  2019 State Star Award winner for the State of Wisconsin. In April, Stauffacher celebrated his third anniversary with UW-Green Bay’s SBDC. Stauffacher is a senior business consultant serving […]