June 19, 2012

Park East work group backs ideas to market corridor

The first meeting of the Park East Advisory Workgroup, which boasts heavy hitters from the public and private sectors, generated much agreement about creating a marketing plan endorsed by city and county officials.Led by Milwaukee County Executive …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Baylake Bank selling branches

Premier Community Bank in Marion has agreed to purchase four Baylake Bank offices, in Waupaca, King, Manawa and Fremont.Baylake Banks other central region offices located in Berlin are not included in the sale and will continue to operate as Baylake …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Iron Horse Hotel hires Minneapolis chef

The Iron Horse Hotel has hired a Minneapolis chef and sustainable foods advocate as a food and beverage consultant.Scott Pampuch is consulting for Dixon Development LLC, the parent company of Iron Horse under owner Tim Dixon.Pampuch will help Dixon …
Read More

June 19, 2012

HealthStyle Press sold to The Wellness Network

HealthStyle Press of Germantown has been sold to The Wellness Network of Waukesha.HealthStyle Press publishes American Health Guides, which are passport-sized health education booklets targeting the public health sector, managed care organizations …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Capitals assistant Evason named Admirals head coach

Dean Evason, an assistant coach with the NHL's Washington Capitals, has been named the head coach for the Milwaukee Admirals.Evason replaces Ian Herbers, who left the American Hockey League team after being named the head coach at the University of …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Washington County to provide $500,000 loan to Nova-Kem

Washington County could provide a $500,000, low-interest loan to Nova-Kem LLC, which bought a building in Germantown this month and plans to create a laboratory for chemical research.Nova-Kem plans a $6.8 million project to renovate the former …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Social Madness matchups set for next round

With more than 80 Wisconsin firms originally competing for top honors in The Business Journals Social Madness program, the field has been narrowed after the initial round of voting was completed Monday.The next round of voting now moves forward …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Bon-Ton sells credit card portfolio to Alliance

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. has sold its private-label credit card portfolio to Alliance Data Systems Corp., according to a news release issued Tuesday.Bon-Ton's contract with its previous credit card issuer, HSBC Bank Nevada NA, expires this month, and …
Read More

June 19, 2012

Judge OKs $695,000 for M&I class-action attorneys

The attorneys who represented former Marshall & Ilsley Corp. shareholders will be paid $695,000 in fees but shareholders, as previously reported by The Business Journal, will receive no cash in a settlement of class-action suits filed against the …
Read More

June 18, 2012

Generac’s Jagdfeld named top manufacturing entrepreneur in Upper Midwest

Aaron Jagdfeld, CEO of Generac Holdings Inc., a manufacturer of generators and other engine-powered products with headquarters in the town of Genesee in Waukesha County, has received the Ernst & Young LLP Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Award in the …
Read More

June 18, 2012

Frontier Airlines changing inflight entertainment lineup

Frontier Airlines on Monday announced changes to its inflight entertainment lineup by providing more programming and variable pricing.Prices will range from $3.99 to $7.99, based on length of travel, for the bundling of 24 channels of DirecTV and …
Read More

June 18, 2012

Dorner Manufacturing's Hartland building sold to Texas firm

Dorner Manufacturing Corp.s 150,000-square-foot industrial building in Hartland has been purchased by AIC Ventures, an investment fund manager based in Austin, Texas.Terms of the deal werent disclosed.AIC Ventures closed the transaction …
Read More


« First«34567891011»Last »