Chamber News

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Revitalization Loan Offered by Fort Chamber            The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support economic development efforts through its Revitalization Loan program. Five local financial institutions partner to provide funding for exterior improvements to properties used for business purposes. The business owner at 211 South Main Street is the most recent recipient of this ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Plan A Summer Get-Away with Fort Chamber  The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center has a fresh stock of 2018 travel guides, maps and tourism brochures for destinations throughout Wisconsin. Area residents are invited to stop in pick up complimentary copies to plan their summer get-aways. Local, county, and state maps are available, as well as area bike and trail maps, all ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Five Fort Atkinson School District librarians are ready to show that summer vacation doesn’t mean students should step away from a fun and educational activity — reading. Carolyn Barels, Cathy Daly, Kim Westby, Michelle Folk and Sarah Horwath will take to the streets Wednesday with a new program. Books on Bikes is a summer literacy program run by the Fort Atkinson elementary and middle school ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 01, 2018
Green Bay Packaging Inc.NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Green Bay Packaging Inc. Announces Acquisition of Wisconsin Packaging Corp.   GREEN BAY, WI – May 31, 2018 - Green Bay Packaging Inc. announced the acquisition of Wisconsin Packaging Corp., a corrugated sheet plant in Fort Atkinson, WI. Wisconsin Packaging Corp. was founded in 1986 and will operate as part of Green Bay Packaging Inc. The ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Monday, May 28, 2018
Students Invited to Business World  The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce annually supports two students to attend Wisconsin Business World, a program of WMC Foundation. The program aims to provide high school students with economic and financial literacy education, while teaching the importance of free-market enterprise. Business World hosts three, four-day summer camps each year and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Press Release
Friday, May 25, 2018
Fort HealthCare named a winner of SE Wisconsin 2018 Top Workplaces award Fort HealthCare has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, May 07, 2018
 Rhythm on the River Gold SponsorRhythm on the River is set to take place in downtown Fort Atkinson on Saturday, August 25 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Municipal parking lot across from the U.S. Postal Office between South Water Street East and East Milwaukee Avenue. Experience an evening of live music, great food and fun on the river walk. The entertainment kicks off at 5 p.m. featuring Mr. ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Sunday, May 06, 2018
Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week  During National Travel and Tourism Week, May 6 through 12, the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes the local impact of travel and tourism’s economic, social and cultural impact. The Chamber annually presents the ‘Tourism Counts’ award to an individual, business or organization who, by their leadership and efforts, have made a difference in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release