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IGNITE! Business Success Network Expands – More Resources Mean More Success for Entrepreneurs

IGNITE! Business Success has added its 18th partner, Junior Achievement -Winnebago Region, to the entrepreneurial network’s educational resources. Junior Achievement (JA) is the world’s largest organization dedicated to educating students in grades K-12 about entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. Patti Warmenhoven, Director of JA Winnebago Region, is excited to join […]

Young entrepreneurs out in force for Lemonade Day

Article courtesy of the Reporter On a perfect Saturday in May, motorcycles cruised Main Street, trees burst with the first blossoms of the season and lemonade stands lined many thoroughfares in town. A total of 35 stands were spread throughout the city and 15 more dotted the southern villages of Lomira, Eden, Campbellsport and Brownsville. Fond du Lac’s Lemonade Day […]

Mercury Marine announces manufacturing expansion

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (April 29, 2016) – Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is adding a 53,000 square foot manufacturing capacity expansion to its global headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. The expansion will consist of 45,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity and an additional 8,000 square feet of office […]

Fond du Lac Economy Strong

The Fond du Lac metro (Fond du Lac County) continued to exhibit strength in the presence and growth of businesses employing high technology in their operations. The Milken Institute, a nonpartisan economic think tank, has ranked the Fond du Lac metro 8th out of 201 small metros in 2015 for five-year growth of high technology […]

Travels of an Entrepreneur

IGNITE! Business Success is featured as part of the New North B2B magazine’s January 2016 issue. Find out more about this resource and other resources for entrepreneurs on the NN B2B online magazine.

Apply now for business accelerator course

Apply now for business accelerator course Free program offers entrepreneurs top training, cash awards Northeast Wisconsin’s free 10-week, mentor-driven program for entrepreneurs will usher in a new class in April, but there’s still time to apply. Entrepreneurs cultivating business ideas with a technology focus are invited to join Emergent Technology Center’s accelerator program in Fond […]

International Business

Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership – ExporTech ExporTech™: Helping Wisconsin Manufacturers Grow Their Business Through Exporting Start growing your business through exporting with 24 hours of customized, action-oriented export expansion strategy development. ExporTech is a proven path to export success: graduates have achieved sales increases averaging $900,000 in 6-9 months after completing the program. What is […]

State Incentives

State of Wisconsin Resources Beyond Fond du Lac County, the State of Wisconsin has a variety of entities ready to assist your business growth.  Fond du Lac County Economic Development Corporation can assist you in navigating these resources and match the right resource to your unique needs. Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Wisconsin has taken […]