Tag: Small Business Development Center

SBDC partners in new business plan development in Door County

A business plan to develop a communal art house with a boutique featuring gifts and artisan-made goods won the annual best business plan contest of the Door County Entrepreneurial Training Program. Laura Harper won $1,000 for her plan, which includes providing a space for creative activities and for offering workshops. The Door County Economic Development Corporation […]

SBDC helps with business plan of detox facility in Sheboygan

An addiction detoxification facility in Sheboygan, designed to assist people seeking treatment, is now accepting patients, thanks, in part, to SBDC at UW-Green Bay. Pathways Detox of Waldo is designed to help people accomplish the first stage of recovery — getting clean. The facility’s services complement those provided at a co-owned facility in Kiel. Business […]

Student to represent UW-Green Bay at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament

UW-Green Bay business administration student Omar Al Amerecany will be representing the University at the Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament on Saturday, April 22 in Madison. Read about his big idea, a tough recyclable plastic layer that covers the surface of your plate while you eat to reduce water waste.

S.O.U.P. forum application due April 11

Green Bay S.O.U.P. is a forum in which community members can share their ideas for how to enhance the quality of life for residents in the City of Green Bay. Dinner is served at the forum and a micro-grant is awarded to one individual/organization from funds collected at the forum. The event is coordinated by […]

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 […]

Ideadvance Seed Fund accepting applications

The Ideadvance Seed Fund welcomes applications for the upcoming June 2017 cohort. This is a grant opportunity supporting faculty, staff, students and alumni entrepreneurs to commercialize technology and ideas developed statewide. The fund was created by University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp and is administered by UW-Extension. Learn more about the Ideadvance Seed […]