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Focus on the Entrepreneur: Waupaca Businesses

Mar 11, 2015 | Spring 2015

Small businesses in Waupaca are turning heads thanks to training at FVTC.

Explore Starting a Business, Appleton

Feb 20, 2015 | 6-9 p.m. | D.J. Bordini Center | Appleton

Learn the three critical things you must do to launch and sustain a business.

Explore the Fab Lab

Feb 17, 2015 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Bordini Center

Wednesday, April 8, 4-5:30 p.m., FVTC Bordini Center | Come see what the FVTC Fab Lab has to offer.

The Region’s Voice of Entrepreneurship

Dec 8, 2014 |

The Fox Valley Technical College Venture Center took center stage on CW 14’s Focus program, highlighting regional resources available to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Small Biz Job Fair & Global Entrepreneur Week

Nov 13, 2014 |

The FVTC Venture Center is holding the region’s first-ever Small Business Job Fair on Nov. 17 as part of Global Entrepreneur Week.

Student Spotlight: Olbis Morrobel

Nov 10, 2014 | Business Management, Entrepreneurship

Business Management, Entrepreneurship
President, Student Government Association

A National Voice for Entrepreneurship

Sep 3, 2014 |

Amy Pietsch, director the FVTC Venture Center, provides a national blog on the impact of the center’s growing train-the-trainer model.

Creating a Culture of Entrepreneurs in the Waupaca Area

Aug 22, 2014 | 6 p.m. | Waupaca Regional Center

Learn more about entrepreneurship opportunities in Waupaca.

Venture Center Leading an Entrepreneur Movement

Aug 15, 2014 |

The Venture Center continues to develop innovative training solutions for virtually any business, while expanding its services as a regional champion for small business start-up and growth.

Explore Business Model Design

Jun 2, 2014 | 8-9:30 a.m. | D.J. Bordini Center

Own and operate your own business? Attend this free session to help you map and streamline your business model. 

Explore Business Model Design

Jun 2, 2014 | 4:30-6 p.m. | D.J. Bordini Center

Own and operate your own business? Attend this free session to help you map and streamline your business model. 

Entrepreneur Training in Major Spotlight

May 27, 2014 |

The Venture Center at Fox Valley Technical College was featured in the latest issue of Community College Entrepreneurship, a national publication of the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship.

Focus on the Entrepreneur: iSupply

Apr 3, 2014 | Spring 2014
With the help of the Venture Center, an aspiring entrepreneur turned a good idea into a successful enterprise.

Student Spotlight: Denni Rae Lecus

Mar 13, 2014 | Business Management, Entrepreneurship Emphasis
Business Management, Entrepreneurship Emphasis

Focus on the Entrepreneur: BrightStar

Dec 9, 2013 | Fall 2012
When a business grows its staff from two to more than 60 employees in just six years, something is working.

Focus on the Entrepreneur: Marc Busko

Nov 19, 2013 | Fall 2013
Thanks to learning about small business ownership in high school, it didn’t take long for 21-year-old Marc Busko to get going on his career as an entrepreneur.

Focus on the Entrepreneur: Grassroots

Mar 1, 2013 | Spring 2013
Making machine parts for friends turned into a thriving business in just two years for one local entrepreneur, thanks to training at Fox Valley Technical College.

Focus on the Entrepreneur: Oberstadt Landscapes

Mar 5, 2012 | Spring 2012
When the recession hit, Jerry Oberstadt turned to FVTC’s Venture Center for help.

Focus on the Student Experience

Nov 15, 2011 | Fall 2011
Two definitions of success: an immigrant's path to entrepreneurship and a late-career worker finds new opportunity.

Focus on the Entrepreneur: Ross Treichel

Nov 15, 2011 | Fall 2011
Graduate Ross Treichel uses the FVTC experience to open his own restaurant.

Focus on Entrepreneur: Peeps Eyewear

Mar 15, 2011 | Spring 2011
The Venture Center at Fox Valley Technical College helped open Kristin Benson Ellsworth’s eyes to a world of new possibilities.

Focus on the Entrepreneur

Nov 15, 2010 | Fall 2010
FVTC’s Machine Tool Technician program provided Kendal Beilke with a solid foundation for a rewarding career. It also made him an advocate for technical education.

Focus on the Entrepreneur

Mar 15, 2010 | Spring 2010
The Pro-Seed™ program helped Dave and Gerry Kozlowski clarify their company’s direction and boost sales and profits. 

Shelby Milock: Marketing

Mar 15, 2010 | Spring 2010
Marketing grad Shelby Milock has big ideas for the world of small business—as an entrepreneur and student, she’s already making it happen.