Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Congratulations to promoted faculty at UW-Green Bay and UW Colleges

The following UW-Green Bay faculty members’ promotions received approval by the Board of Regents on Friday, June 8, 2018. Congratulations to all! Name, title and promotions: Bryan Carr, Associate, tenured Ryan Currier, Associate, tenured David Helpap, Associate, tenured Pao Lor, Professor, full Michelle McQuade Dewhirst, Professor, full Rebecca Nesvet, Associate, tenured Sawa Senzaki, Associate, tenured […]

Future entrepreneur? Sam Hunt featured in latest UW System News

UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt is gaining attention at local and international business idea competitions. His idea, The Local Food Experiment, won the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament (WBIT), which earned him $2,000 and a trip to the International Business Model Competition May 10 through 11 in Provo, Utah. Hunt was a semifinalist, earning him $3,000. Hunt’s other business idea, PrecisionLAG, […]

SBDC welcomes new counselor

UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center (SBDC) welcomes a new counselor, Ray York. York will share his expertise between the SBDC as a counselor and the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) as a Entrepreneurship Specialist. “Ray has a tremendous understanding of developing and operating a small business, strategic business planning, marketing and serving the […]

Students encouraged to enter ‘Light Up the Lakeshore’ business competition

“Light Up the Lakeshore” is a summer evening business idea competition on the beach in Two Rivers. Anyone is eligible to enter with their business idea, and students are highly encouraged to apply. Deadline to enter is Sunday, June 24, 2018. It takes less than 30 minutes to enter the competition.

UW-Green Bay announces spring 2018 semester honors

GREEN BAY — The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay has made public the names of students receiving semester honors for the spring 2018 semester. Students who earn a 4.0 grade point average, which represents all “A” grades, receive highest honors. High honors go to students earning 3.99 to 3.75 grade point averages. Honors are given to students earning 3.74 […]

Have a business start-up idea? The SBDC passes along first steps

Thinking about starting a business? Do you want to understand if you are ready? This interactive online class will allow you to assess your entrepreneurial readiness and explore your business idea, as well as help identify your own strengths and weaknesses as a business owner. Discover what information you need to be successful and where to find […]

Chuck Brys helps with ‘car condos’ idea

UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center’s counselor Chuck Brys assisted Bart Wolf with his new vision of “car condos.” Wolf, who owns Wolf Motorsports and Motorsport Villas, decided to relocate his business as it outgrew its old home in Elkhart Lake. Along the way, he developed a new idea, car condos, which are condos for car enthusiasts […]

Free business consulting sessions at SBDC and DCEC

UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Door County Economic Development Corporation are offering one-on-one consulting to new or existing business owners. The sessions are available June 7, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. by appointment. Contact Cindy Wick at 920-743-3113 x200 or cindy@doorcountybusiness.com. More information available on the Door County Pulse.