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 […]

CLINK! wins Door County business plan contest with perfect score

Mike Weber and Courtney Janson won the Door County Entrepreneur Training Program’s business plan contest with CLINK!, a DIY craft studio in Ephraim. UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center helped put together the business plan that scored 100/100. Read the full story in the Door County Pulse.

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 […]

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 […]

CLINK! is the Door County ETP business plan contest winner

Courtney Janson, a graduate of UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center’s Entrepreneurial Training Program (ETP), and Mike Weber are proud owners of CLINK! DIY craft studio. CLINK! was the winner of the 17th annual Door County Entrepreneur Training Program business plan contest. With help from SBDC counselor Dave Stauffacher and ETP teacher Tara Carr, Janson […]

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 […]

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 […]

Another small business success with help from SBDC

Mark another small business success with the help of UW-Green Bay’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC) which received mention in the SCEDC Testimonial publication. As Grant Pauly’s firm, 3 Sheeps Brewing Co., outgrew its facilities, Pauly decided to seek consulting from the UW-Green Bay Small Business Developing Center, and the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation. Chuck […]