Next SBDC professional development workshop set for Tuesday, Nov. 6

Professional development workshops are offered through the Small Business Development Center’s Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop “Quality Leadership:  A Primer for First-Line Supervisors” is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of this workshop includes instruction, […]

Sheboygan-based Edurus Tools gets help from SBDC

With a new patent produced every three days, a strong spirit of innovation has emerged among a number of highly creative and driven entrepreneurs that call Sheboygan County home. One of those is Eric Zurn of Sheboygan-based Edurus Tools, who has invented a pair of patented flooring installation tools that are poised to take the […]

SBDC offering Entrepreneurial Training Program in Sheboygan

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center is offering an Entrepreneurial Training Program at the Mead Public Library in Sheboygan. The program begins on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 and consists of eight sessions aimed to help participants to develop a plan for a profitable small business. Space is limited, so interested candidates are encouraged to […]

SBDC is offering ‘Coaching for Performance’

The SBDC is offering the workshop “Coaching for Performance ” in its 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more information on registration for this workshop or one of […]

SBDC offers ‘Resolving Organizational Conflict’ workshop

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center is offering the workshop “Resolving Organizational Conflict” as part of its 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more information on registration, visit www.uwgb.edu/sbdc, […]

Townhomes builds residential community next to Road America, SBDC helps to plan

Attention all motorsport maniacs! Trackside Townhomes is building a 24-unit residential community, which will neighbor the famous four-mile Road America race track near Elkhart Lake in Sheboygan County. Jason Miller, the developer, said he chose the location for the opportunity to hear the roar of the cars and the track it provides to the residents. […]

SBDC offering ETP programs in fall

Need help writing your business plan? Three different eight-week Entrepreneurial Training Programs (ETP) are offered through the UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center starting in September 2018. They are scheduled for Brown County, Sheboygan County and Marinette County. For more information on registration, visit the website, email Diane Welhouse at sbdc@uwgb.edu, or call 920-496-2117.

Tactical laser tag brought to De Pere, with help from SBDC

If you need small business consultation, UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has got your back. Dave Stauffacher, SBDC consultant, helped yet another small Wisconsin business thrive. Craig and Deidre Knapp got into tactical laser tag with their sons a while back, and wanted to share their passion with Green Bay, where they reside. Battle […]

SBDC’s ETP graduate opens a barbeque food truck in Sheboygan

Kevin and Jenny Kager brought authentic barbeque to Sheboygan County — in the form of a food truck. Before starting Kager Barbeque in Sheboygan, Kevin Kager worked at restaurants in Texas, took culinary classes in New York and recently completed the Entrepreneurial Training Program (ETP) at UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The Sheboygan […]

Viva l’Italia! Affogato bar opens in De Pere with assistance from SBDC

You can now enjoy authentic affogato, which is gelato and espresso combined, in De Pere’s Affogato Bar. The owner, Vince Nardi, is a graduate of Entrepreneurial Training Program and received assistance with the business’ financial projections and plan from UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center counselor Dave Stauffacher. The gelato in Nardi’s Affogato bar is […]