Fresh take on innovation

Insight Magazine - As the home to major employers such as Acuity Insurance and Sargento Foods as well as tying for third place in the nation for concentration of manufacturing, Sheboygan County is on the cutting edge in many ways. Dane Checolinski, director of the...

Wisconsin IOT Council holds inaugural event

Insight Magazine - A standing-room-only audience attended the first-ever event sponsored by the Wisconsin Internet of Things Council. It was held Tuesday morning at the Blue Harbor Conference Center in Sheboygan. The event, entitled “Challenges and Opportunities:...

Innovation Hub Feasibility Study Underway

  Sheboygan - An initiative to launch a network of innovation centers across the Midwest is moving forward in Sheboygan, with a decision by the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC), Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) and Lakeland University...

Sheboygan County receives EPA brownfield grant: FreshTech targeted

Insight Magazine - Sheboygan County is among the communities receiving Environmental Protection Agency brownfield site revitalization grants. Calumet and Sheboygan counties and the cities of Green Bay and Oshkosh each received a $300,000. The funds will be used as...

Sheboygan Named A Top Small City for Business

Sheboygan - Sheboygan has recently been named among the top 20 “Best Small Cities for Business” by the Chamber of Commerce. According to the methodology, Sheboygan scored comparatively well in seven areas: regional price parities, job creation rates, per capita...

Sheboygan studies makerspace possibility

Étude Group, a Sheboygan nonprofit, is studying the feasibility of creating a makerspace in Sheboygan’s FreshTech Innovation District. A makerspace is a place where people with shared interests and diverse skills can gather to work on projects while sharing ideas,...