Recently we were honored as recipients of the Progress Lakeshore Corporate Investment Award. This award is presented to companies or organizations recognized for economic development projects that enhance the quality of life in Manitowoc county.

Briess Malt & Ingredients Co. President/COO Ryan O’Toole accepting the award.
Photo courtesy of Progress Lakeshore

Progress Lakeshore fosters regional collaborations to Retain, Grow, and Attract businesses to Manitowoc County. They offer a variety of business development services as well as entrepreneurial assistance while working to involve the community and engage the workforce. Their 8th Annual Excellence in Economic Development Awards Breakfast recognizes area businesses that have demonstrated leadership in one of five categories: Entrepreneurial Achievement, Community Enhancement, Corporate Investment, Neighborhood Development, and Economic Acceleration.