WCEDC is holding a Creative Concept Contest from August 15 to October 1, 2015. We want to hear from people that have a concept to start a new business or provide a new service or an existing business with a new product line or concept to develop and expand their business.
$2500 - First Place - $250 Free Advertising Package from WSCW/WGMO Radio
$1000 - Second Place
$500 - Third Place
The contest is open to anyone, but the business concept must be pursued within Washburn County.
Application, information about the contest, eligibility and submission guidelines are available on WCEDC website www.washburncodevelopment.com From the Home Page go to Entrepreneur tab and then to the Creative Contest tab to get more information or to download an application. Application packets and more information is also available at the WCEDC office, 208 Vine Street, Spooner, WI 54801. You may telephone 715-635-8242.
Washburn County Economic Development Corporation has also revamped their web site at www.washburncodevelopment.com From the Home Page, our businesses that are members and communities that are members now have a direct link to their web site under the Membership tab.
Additional links are available to our school districts, Washburn County Government, Washburn County Tourism, and much more. The new web site went live on August 1, 2015 and is continuing to be updated and expanded upon. Please view the community profiles and learn moure about starting a business, growing a business or relocating a business to Washburn County along with real examples of businesses that WCEDC has worked with.