In Wisconsin you really can have it all: central location, strong infrastructure, amazing quality of life, low cost of doing business–and some of the best workers in the world. We’re investing in Wisconsin’s future by partnering with businesses as they grow, ensuring that every community thrives.

— Missy Hughes, Secretary and CEO, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation


(Photo: courtesy of Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.)




the new northNew North, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 non-profit, regional economic development corporation fostering collaboration among private and public sector leaders throughout the 18 counties of Northeast Wisconsin, known as the New North region. The New North brand unites the region both internally and externally around talent development, brand promotion and business development, signifying the collective economic power behind the 18 counties. New North creates, connects and convenes regional strategic initiatives for business and talent development.


Wisconsin Economic DevelopmentWisconsin’s central location, proven industry know-how, transportation infrastructure and positive business climate — including our Manufacturing and Agriculture Credit — combine to offer attractive growth opportunities for companies seeking to maximize their success.



Generac Power Systems

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Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers

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