Rick Bastian, President and CEO of Blackhawk Bank based in Beloit, recently completed the Galliard Family Business Advisor Level One training program in Los Angeles, Calif. Family Business Advisor training allows professionals to take clients through a process to assess the business and determine the steps to move forward to meet needs for growth and […]
R&L Auto Body, at 5414 Edith Lane, Roscoe, recently joined the Roscoe Area Chamber of Commerce. Owner Don Ganrude, center, is seen cutting the ribbon marking the occasion. The shop recently moved from the old location on Rockton Road and moved to the newly refurbished building.
By Shaun Zinck firstname.lastname@example.org A Bob Evans restaurant is not coming to Beloit after all. The city said in August the Columbus, Ohio-based chain planned to build a new 5,000-square-foot restaurant at 2777 Cranston Road. The restaurant would have been the first Bob Evans in Wisconsin. The city released a statement Wednesday saying the company […]
ABC Supply Company has been named one of the best places to work for the seventh year. The Beloit based company was one of 32 organizations and businesses to receive the Gallup Great Workplace Award. The award is based on multiple criteria including overall engagement levels of employees. A panel of workplace experts review the […]
Fourth straight month of increases for Beloit Unemployment rates rose again in February in Beloit and Rock County, according to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. Beloit had an unemployment rate of 13.3 percent in February, up from 12.6 in January, and up from 12.5 percent in February of 2012. Beloit again had the second […]
Monterey Mills honored JANESVILLE — Monterey Mills, a textile mill based in Janesville, recently was awarded the William Cordes Innovation Award by the American Brush Manufacturers Association (ABMA). The award recognizes the company’s invention of a seamless, collapsible paint roller which is superior to existing products on the market. Monterey Mills President Dan Sinykin contends […]