Progress Lakeshore, helps businesses of any size, from very large corporations to small start-ups. Progress Lakeshore assists businesses in a variety of different aspects, such as: financing, business plan assistance with the support of SCORE and SBDC, site selection and attraction and workforce initiatives.
Peter Wills, Executive Director, is a graduate of University of Wisconsin–Green Bay with bachelor degrees in both Business Administration and Political Science. He has over 20 years of experience in management, finance, and banking at BMO Harris, Chase Bank and Morgan Stanley, as well as management roles with Enterprise Fleet Management.
Peter is a board member and Vice President of Northeast Wisconsin Regional Economic Partnership (NEWREP), and a board member of The Chamber of Manitowoc County and Manitowoc County Youth Apprenticeship. Peter is also a member of NEW Manufacturing Alliance, Bay Lake Regional Plan Commission, Manitowoc Downtown Association (MCCA), Two Rivers Business Association (TRBA), Business Solutions Team partnership of Manitowoc and Sheboygan workforce agencies.