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After many twists and turns Pretzel City Kitchens finds a home

Posted by on Aug 14, 2017 in News | 0 comments

After many twists and turns Pretzel City Kitchens finds a home

FROM THE JOURNAL STANDARD, FREEPORT — After years of preparation, fundraising and searching for the right location, Pretzel City Kitchens leaders expect to open the commercial kitchen this fall after signing a lease at The Wagner House in Freeport. When a deal fell through with a previous landlord in downtown Freeport, board members looked at another possibility with Bill Green, owner of 218 properties, who agreed to lease part of the first floor at The Wagner House to Pretzel City Kitchens. While construction is still ongoing, Pretzel City Kitchens board secretary Jen Newendyke said they...

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Wisconsin’s solar industry jobs grew 45% in 2016

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Wisconsin’s solar industry jobs grew 45% in 2016

jobs in Wisconsin’s solar industry grew 45 percent last year over 2015, according to The Solar Foundation, Washington, D.C. According to the foundation’s 2016 National Solar Jobs Census, Wisconsin’s solar industry employs about 2,800 workers.

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Can Madison become the next Capital of Conscious Capitalism?

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Can Madison become the next Capital of Conscious Capitalism?

FROM MADISON MAGAZINE, DEC. 13, 2016. Principal planner Rob Gottschalk, head of the Vandewalle & Associates economic positioning and regional sustainability team, was one of the Madison-area business leaders interviewed about how conscious capitalism has grown in Madison. “When you look at the variety of companies that are here that were started here by pioneering entrepreneurs, that these companies are now driving our private sector technology economy in this region. There’s an underlying focus on the employee and the customer.” He notes that while Madison and the Midwest...

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Experienced Associate Planner in Milwaukee: Position Filled!

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Experienced Associate Planner in Milwaukee: Position Filled!

Vandewalle & Associates is expanding the Milwaukee office with the addition of another Associate Planner position to our Milwaukee Team.

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Emergence of a New Business Class Hotel at TechWorks

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Emergence of a New Business Class Hotel at TechWorks

InVision Architects is working on the transformation of Tech2--a historic, former John Deere building--into a business-class hotel. The design turns some of the challenges of historic preservation and repurposing into unique features.

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