Tag: business

2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest to take place at UW-Green Bay, the Press-Gazette reports

The 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest has spent the last two months narrowing business ideas submitted from most corners of Northeast Wisconsin to the three finalists. They will now make their final presentation to judges at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at UW-Green Bay. Read more.

Reminder: Professional development workshop set for Tuesday, Dec. 4

Professional development workshops are offered through the Small Business Development Center of UW-Green Bay’s 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop “Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers” is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business and Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of this workshop […]

Call for nominations for named professorships

Nominations are now being accepted for the following named professorships: Philip J. and Elizabeth Hendrickson Professorship for Business Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Professorship of Natural Sciences Patricia Wood Baer Professorship in Education The deadline for nominations is Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. Please send nomination materials via email to the Secretary of Faculty and Staff at SOFAS@uwgb.edu.

Professional development workshop set for Tuesday, Oct. 30

Professional development workshops are offered through the Small Business Development Center of UW-Green Bay’s 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop “Effective Communication” is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 30, 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, material, […]

Austin E. Cofrin School of Business hosted Open House event

The Austin E. Cofrin School of Business hosted a Business Open House event on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. Prospective students interested in Business Administration and Accounting related programs visited campus to interact with interns, alumni, faculty and staff to learn what the School of Business has to offer.

UW-Green Bay recognizes excellence in the awarding of Founders Awards

Founders Winners 2018

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay recognized some of its top faculty and staff members Wednesday, August 22, 2018, with 2018 Founders Awards for Excellence. The awards were presented before an audience of more than 450 in the Phoenix Room of the University Union, UW-Green Bay. Made possible by private philanthropic support, the […]

Announcing SBDC’s professional workshops for fall 2018

Professional workshops are offered through the UW-Green Bay’s Business Solutions’ 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program, scheduled to start in September 2018. Workshops are held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of each workshop includes instruction, materials, morning refreshments and lunch. For more information […]

SBDC consultant Chuck Brys retiring

Chuck Brys, senior consultant with UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center, has had a remarkable impact on the economic development of Sheboygan county. Brys, who is retiring, will still work with future and existing clients of the SBDC. Learn about some of the small business success stories involving Brys on the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation’s […]

UW-Green Bay student Omar Al-Amerecany takes the top prize for his ‘Big Idea’

UW-Green Bay held its first student business idea competition on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Cash awards were awarded, and the top two finishers will represent UW-Green Bay at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament in Madison on April 22 as well as at The Pitch event at Fox Cities Stadium on May 3. Top UW-Green Bay […]

Student Business Idea Competition entry deadline, March 12

Reminder, the deadline for entry to the first UW-Green Bay student Business Idea Competition is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, March 12. Full-time UW-Green Bay students must submit a 90-second video file or YouTube link to Ryan Kauth, lecturer of entrepreneurship in the Cofrin School of Business, at kauthr@uwgb.edu by this deadline. Students will be notified within days of […]