Lakeshore (Wisconsin) Value-Supply Chain Analysis and On-Line Mapping Tool
CREC worked with the Progress Lakeshore Foundation, Inc., in partnership with the Kewaunee County Economic Development Corporation and the Lakeshore Industry Cluster Initiative, to develop an in-depth Value‐Supply Chain Analysis of Industry Clusters in the Lakeshore Sub Region of The New North, consisting of the counties of Calumet, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Wisconsin. This project will focus on the Manufacturing Cluster, while exploring its supply chain connections to Energy, Food and Tourism Clusters. The aim is to initiate a forward‐looking approach to economic development that rebuilds the Lakeshore economy by increasing economic activity and innovation in the region, and leveraging local assets and investments for new growth and opportunity.
About the Client
Progress Lakeshore Foundation
Progress Lakeshore Foundation assists local businesses in their growth in the Manitowoc County area and to attract new businesses to the Manitowoc County area.
CREC Internship Profile: Jaleel Reed
December 1, 2016
Each year, the Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness (CREC) hires a number of interns who help the organization during the busy summer period. Each is offered an opportunity to learn how the organization helps municipalities, states, and regions respond to changes in local job markets; and CREC specifically works with undergraduate and graduate students who need academic credit. […]