When you’re out shopping, you may notice some of your favorite items have a new logo on them.
Dozens of companies have now been approved to start marking their goods as "Made in Wisconsin."
One of those companies is EBRACKET, based in Appleton.
"We are a dot-com so we’re all over the country but most of our client base started right here in Wisconsin," said Barry VanGroll, chief operating officer. more
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is the state’s lead economic development organization. We are taking bold leadership to better serve more Wisconsin businesses, generate better results on economic development investments and bring more resources together to strengthen and promote Wisconsin’s economy.
Jason Vanden Berg of Appleton used to be the guy with the Sharpie, filling in the blanks on the tournament board at any number of youth basketball competitions involving Appleton North.
"There were certain situations where you had to do a little math, and you've got about 50 people watching you trying to figure out who's going (on), offering advice, and you start to sweat a little bit," Vanden Berg said. "I thought there's got to be a better way to do this." more