Vilas County Economic Development Corporation http://wxpr.org en Walker Touts Business Growth During Vilas County Visit http://wxpr.org/post/walker-touts-business-growth-during-vilas-county-visit <p>Governor Scott Walker says the state’s business climate is improving.&nbsp; He made an appearance at a Vilas County Economic Development meeting Monday at Eagle Waters Resort. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>Speaking to a crowd of business people and local officials, Walker said good things are happening in Wisconsin, and noted 13,000 new businesses have been created since he took office.&nbsp;&nbsp; Walker also talked about his Walleye Initiative, which resonated with Dick Mendham, owner of Sunset Resort near Phelps:</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 23:30:08 +0000 Mary Jo Berner 12051 at http://wxpr.org Vilas County to Host Business Start-Up Leaders http://wxpr.org/post/vilas-county-host-business-start-leaders <p>Officials helping &nbsp;start-up businesses around the state are meeting up in Vilas County next week.&nbsp; Vilas County Economic Development Corporation is hosting the quarterly meeting of the state&rsquo;s Business Incubation Association Board.&nbsp; Vilas County EDC Director Bob Egan says it&rsquo;s a chance for the local chapter to learn from its counterparts in other cities and towns.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8914 at http://wxpr.org