18 Businesses Named Finalists for 2016 MARKETPLACE Governors Awards
Congratulations to WPI clients Share Corporation, Middleton Construction Consulting, Panacea Group, M Squared Engineering, Rivera & Associates, Harkinson Consulting, Inc., EFH Trucking.
MADISON, WI. Dec. 5, 2016–Eighteen Wisconsin companies have been named finalists for the 2016 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards, which honors outstanding Wisconsin businesses owned by minorities, women and service-disabled veterans.
More than 250 nominations were received from Wisconsin businesses of all sizes and industries. Winners will be announced at a luncheon Thursday, Dec. 14, at MARKETPLACE 2016, the governor’s conference on minority business development. The event will be held at the Potawatomi Hotel and Conference Center in Milwaukee.
Small and large businesses are being honored in two categories: the Outstanding Business Award, which recognizes established businesses that have demonstrated the capacity to grow over the past five years and have plans for continued expansion in the future; and the Rising Star Award, which honors businesses established after 2011 that have demonstrated strong growth potential.