Wisconsin delegation wraps up trade mission to Japan, South Korea


The 22-member Wisconsin delegation is returning to Wisconsin this weekend after a successful eight-day trade mission to Japan and South Korea. Governor Walker and officials of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) engaged with more than 200 leaders from business, government, academia and industry organizations during the trip.

Governor Walker, WEDC Secretary Hogan meet with Japanese business leaders


Governor Scott Walker and Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) Secretary and CEO Mark R. Hogan met with dozens of Japanese business executives in Tokyo Tuesday as part of their efforts to encourage overseas companies to invest in Wisconsin. WEDC hosted an “Opportunity in Wisconsin” networking breakfast with more than 50 business leaders, many of whom

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) leaders and Governor Scott Walker have arrived in Tokyo to mark the start of an eight-day trade mission to Japan and South Korea to help boost state exports and to encourage companies in both countries to consider investing in Wisconsin. Governor Walker is leading a 22-member delegation that includes Mark […]

Whether your company has been exporting for years or is just starting to dip its toe into the international market, you’re bound to have questions about the intricacies of selling your goods and services abroad. Business representatives who attended the 53rd annual Wisconsin International Trade Conference, held in Milwaukee on May 11, had the opportunity […]

It’s always great to receive recognition from your peers, but the downtown leaders who attended Friday night’s Wisconsin Main Street awards ceremony say the event was about much more than just walking away with a plaque. The ceremony, held at the Hotel Mead in Wisconsin Rapids, honored dozens of Main Street communities, staff members and […]