Press Releases

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The Waukesha County Business Alliance expands board of directors

July 9, 2019

The Waukesha County Business Alliance, Inc. has added three new members to its board of directors: Steve Cooper, president/CEO of United Heartland; Tom Dieckelman, president of Wisconsin Coach Lines/Coach USA; and Matt Moroney, chief operating officer/general counsel for Wangard Partners, Inc.

Waukesha County Business Alliance announces Holly Hawkins as 2019 Waukesha County Advocate of the Year

May 21, 2019

The Waukesha County Business Alliance is excited to congratulate Holly Hawkins, president of the Milwaukee office for Tri-North Builders, on being named the 2019 Waukesha County Advocate of the Year.

Highlighting business/education partnerships in Waukesha County

April 30, 2019

The Waukesha County Business Alliance and Waukesha County Center for Growth are hosting Bridging the Gap for Waukesha County to showcase business-education partnerships, district-wide academic and career planning efforts and regional collaboration among post-secondary institutions, and unveil a student’s journey firsthand.

2019 Waukesha County Awards Finalists and Winners Announced

April 15, 2019

Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow, the Waukesha County Business Alliance and the Waukesha County Center for Growth have announced the finalists and winners for the 2019 Waukesha County Awards. The awards recognize top-performing businesses and nonprofit organizations that have a significant presence in Waukesha County and are making our community a great place to live, work and play.

Local, state and national leaders get together to discuss national policies, the state budget

March 25, 2019

This is the first policy program the Alliance has hosted since the new administration started, so there is a new dynamic with a divided government. On a state level, now that the Governor’s budget has been introduced, it will be interesting to hear from both the Speaker of the Assembly and the Minority Leader on each party’s priorities for the budget. On a federal level, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will talk about issues of national importance, such as USMCA (the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement), trade and tariffs and more.