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Supporting legislation to strengthen education

May 8th, 2019|

The Alliance is supporting SB165, which would improve the transfer of credits among post-secondary institutions.  In short, the bill would expand the current universal credit transfer agreement between the UW system and the Wisconsin Technical College System. Currently the UW system is required to have a set of 30 general education credits that transfer seamlessly [...]

Addressing the workforce issue

May 2nd, 2019|

As part of a comprehensive strategy to address the workforce issue, the Waukesha County Business Alliance is working to connect businesses and educational institutions. It's important for us to work together to make sure students are both college- AND career-ready after high school graduation. Click here to watch the video. This video was originally shown [...]

2019 Waukesha County Awards Finalists and Winners Announced

April 15th, 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, [...]

Connecting Counselors

April 11th, 2019|

Our first Connecting Counselors program was on Wednesday, April 10. Connecting Counselors is a complimentary networking program for educators in southeast Wisconsin. Middle and high school counselors have the opportunity to learn about one new post-secondary program/degree available to students that supports the in-demand industries of manufacturing, construction, health care and information technology. The “speed [...]

Congratulations Dr. Amy Romashko of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

April 10th, 2019|

Congratulations to Dr. Amy Romashko, MD, medical director of Children's Urgent Care at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, on being named one of our 2019 Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County! These awards celebrate young professionals who live or work in Waukesha County and who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their [...]

Congratulations James Ober of Hydro-Thermal Corporation

April 10th, 2019|

Congratulations to James Ober, senior project manager at Hydro-Thermal Corporation, on being named one of our 2019 Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County! These awards celebrate young professionals who live or work in Waukesha County and who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their community. The eight winners will receive their awards during [...]

Congratulations Eric Neuman of Chortek LLP

April 1st, 2019|

Congratulations to Eric Neuman, senior manager at Chortek LLP, on being named one of our 2019 Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County! These awards celebrate young professionals who live or work in Waukesha County and who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their community. The eight winners will receive their awards during [...]

Congratulations Jeremy Josetti of AQ Matic Valve & Controls

April 1st, 2019|

Congratulations to Jeremy Josetti, general manager & co-owner of AQ Matic Valve & Controls, on being named one of our 2019 Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County! These awards celebrate young professionals who live or work in Waukesha County and who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their community. The eight winners [...]

Congratulations Amy Fouts of Capri Senior Communities

March 27th, 2019|

Congratulations to Amy Fouts, regional director of operations for Capri Senior Communities, on being named one of our 2019 Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County! These awards celebrate young professionals who live or work in Waukesha County and who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their community. The eight winners will receive [...]