Industry Alliances

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Corporations, Businesses, Economic Development leaders and Communities come together in the New North region to support the alignment of region’s key industries in workforce development training, internships, mentoring, education curriculum, and hiring practices. All resources work together to ensure a highly skilled, available workforce for business in Northeast Wisconsin. In the New North region, we understand the priority of training today’s workers and preparing tomorrow’s workforce to ensure workforce availability for businesses and Corporations in Northeast Wisconsin. Focused training collaborations in the region align to the leading industry clusters of Northeast Wisconsin, concentrating on common career needs in the region, including welding, CNC manufacturing, finance, insurance, engineering, and information technology.

NEW Manufacturing Alliance Employer Collaborative

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program/ Resource Offering: NEW Manufacturing Alliance Employer Collaborative
Program Description: : The NEW Manufacturing Alliance is a nonprofit organization led by manufacturers working in partnership with K-12, 2 & 4 year colleges, public and private sector, workforce and economic development in the 18 counties of the New North region. The vision of the organization is Every northeast Wisconsin manufacturer will find the talent it needs. The organization has 8 taskforces including: Talent, K-12, STEM, North Coast Marine Manufacturing Alliance, Talent Risk, Communications, Solutions to the Marinette Skills Shortage and Industry 4.0.
HashTags: #employercollaborative, #manufacturing, #cluster, #careerpathways
Link to Details: www.newmfgalliance.org
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: 920-498-5587
Counties Where Available: New North Region

NEW Manufacturing Alliance Employer Collaborative
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NEW Digital Alliance

Organization: NEW Digital Alliance
Program Description: Advance collaboration efforts that promote tech health of the region.
HashTags: #IT Careers, #Digital, #Northeast Wisconsin, #Alliance, #jobs
Link to Details: https://newdigitalalliance.org/
Program Contact: Kim Iversen, Director
Phone: (920) 312-7040
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

NEW Digital Alliance
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NEW Construction Alliance

Organization: NEW Construction Alliance
Program Description: NEW Construction Alliance is an association of employers in the construction trades collaborating to work with educators, workforce development, economic development, and government to promote careers in the building and construction trades in NE Wisconsin.
HashTags: #construction #buildingtrades
Link to Details: http://www.newconstructionalliance.org
Phone: (920) 431-4100
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

NEW Construction Alliance

Fox Valley Health Care Alliance-Career Experiences

Organization: Fox Valley Health Care Alliance
Program Description: VCE events are online-live interactions with a local healthcare professional. You will learn about the professional's academic and career journey, their daily routine, starting or average salary and types of patients they see or work with throughout the day. Participating students will have the opportunity to ask professional questions.
HashTags: #healthcare #careerexperiences
Link to Details: https://www.fvhca.org
Program Contact: Brenda Birringer, NEWAHEC
Phone: (920) 652-0238
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca

Fox Valley Health Care Alliance
Fox Valley Health Care Alliance

Lakeshore Health Care Alliance-Career Experiences

Organization: Lakeshore Health Care Alliance
Program Description: Host virtual events and also in person career experiences for students to gain access to Health Care Professionals.
HashTags: #healthcare #careerexperiences Link to Details: http://www.lshca.org/hscareerexperience
Program Contact: Chris Schatz, Dean of Health and Human Services
Phone: (920) 693-1840
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Fond du Lac | Manitowoc | Outagamie | Sheboygan

Lakeshore Health Care Alliance
Lakeshore Health Care Alliance

Greater Green Bay Health Care Alliance

Organization: Greater Green Bay Health Care Alliance
Program Description: The Greater Green Bay Health Care Alliance is a collaboration of health care, education, and community organizations. We are committed to growing a diverse health care workforce by: Communicating and sharing information. Forecasting needs. Identifying potential solutions for needs. Supporting new and expanding educational opportunities. Keeping health care careers and career ladders front and center. Fostering a wide scope/spectrum of health care careers.
HashTags: #healthcare #careerexperiences
Link to Details: https://ggbha.org
Program Contact: Sherri Hanrahan, Adminstrative Assistant
Phone: (920) 433-6623
Counties Where Available: Brown | Door | Marinette | Marquette | Oconto

Greater Green Bay Health Care Alliance

Northeast Wisconsin Educational Resources Alliance

Program/ Resource Offering: Higher Educational Resource Alliance
Organization: NEWERA- Northeast Wisconsin Educational Resource Alliance
Program Description: The Northeast Wisconsin Educational Resource Alliance (NEWERA) is a collaborative of 7 public higher education institutions, including 4 Technical Colleges, a Tribal College and 2 University of Wisconsin campuses. This 20 year old organization, serving 55,000 students annually was formed to build cohesive, contemporary education and talent solutions benefiting students, employers, and the regional community of Northeast Wisconsin and beyond. One new coordinated program in Engineering Technology provides for program entry at any of the 7 member institutions for programing/degree objectives in electrical, environmental and mechanical engineering; an Applied Associates Degree in Engineering Technology opens to job opportunities or to continuing credits that conclude with a Bachelor’s Degree from UW Oshkosh or UW Green Bay.
HashTags: #Highereducation #colleges #universities #engineering
Link to Details: https://www.neweraonline.org
Program Contact: Jerry Murphy, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 419-8111
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Northeast Wisconsin Educational Resource Alliance
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Organization: Green Bay Area SHRM
Program Description: The Green Bay Area Chapter - SHRM, a chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, was founded in the Fall of 1994. The Chapter provides continuing educational and networking opportunities to local human resource professionals including, but not limited to: monthly meetings, seminars and a certification preparation course.
HashTags: #SRHM, #HumanResources
Link to Details: https://www.gbshrm.org/
Program Contact: Choua Yang, President
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Brown | Door | Marinette | Marquette

Green Bay Area SHRM
Green Bay Area SHRM
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Oshkosh Area SHRM

Program Description: The Oshkosh Area SHRM chapter was started in June of 2009 and officially chartered by SHRM on October 15, 2009. Our goal is to provide quality HR-related programming, networking opportunities, and professional development to HR professionals who live or work in the greater Oshkosh, WI area. We hold monthly programs with speakers from experts in the HR field, typically on the second Wednesday of every month (except in the summer months).
HashTags: #SRHM, #HumanResources
Link to Details: https://oshkosh.shrm.org/
https://oshkosh.shrm.org/
Program Contact: Katelyn Spanbauer, President
Phone: (920) 232-6487
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac | Outagamie | Winnebago

Oshkosh SHRM
Oshkosh SHRM

Lakeshore Area SHRM

Organization: Lakeshore Area SHRM
Program Description: The Lakeshore Area Human Resources Association (LAHRA) is an individual membership organization committed to serving the needs and advancing the interests of HR professionals. LAHRA promotes sound human resource practices, provides continuing education opportunities, opportunities for the exchange of human resources knowledge and experience, encourages better human relations in organizations, and advocates action on legislative issues.
HashTags: #SRHM, #HumanResources
Link to Details: https://www.lahrashrm.org/home-page
Program Contact: Brooke Sprang, President
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Manitowoc | Sheboygan

Lakeshore Area SHRM
Lakeshore Area SHRM

SHRM Sheboygan Area

Organization: SHRM Sheboygan Area
Program Description: Through the efforts of committed volunteers and an empowered staff, be a recognized work leader in human resource management by: Providing high value, high quality, dynamic and responsive programs and service to our customers. Being the voice of the profession on workplace issues. Guiding the advancement of the human resource profession.
HashTags: #SRHM, #HumanResources
Link to Details: https://sheboyganarea.shrm.org
Program Contact: Sara Suchow, President
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Sheboygan

SHRM Sheboygan Area
SHRM Sheboygan Area

Fox Valley SHRM

Organization: Fox Valley SHRM
Program Description: The Fox Valley Society for Human Resource Management (FVSHRM) is the Fox Valley's leading professional association for members of the human resource management profession. As one of the local affiliate chapters of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the Fox Valley SHRM Chapter is dedicated to advancing the human resource profession and serving its more than 350 members by providing them with a variety of opportunities for professional growth, leadership development, and networking.
HashTags: #SHRM
Link to Details: https://www.fvshrm.org
Program Contact: Korney Jenks, President
Phone: (920) 562-4484
Counties Where Available: Outagamie

Fox Valley SHRM
Fox Valley SHRM

Fond du Lac Area SHRM

Organization: Fond du Lac Area SHRM
Program Description: To position the greater Fond du Lac area for continued success and growth in the future, Fond du Lac Works was developed by community stakeholders, visionaries and creative thinkers as a means of addressing current and future workforce needs. Going hand-in-hand with workforce, we've added a number of supporting materials, making Fond du Lac County not only a great place to work, but also a great place to live and play.
HashTags: #SRHM, #HumanResources
Link to Details: http://www.fdlworks.com/events
Program Contact: Gary Thorpe, President
Phone: (920) 921-9500
Counties Where Available: Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Waushara

Fond du Lac Area SHRM
Fond du Lac Area SHRM
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Manufacturing First Expo & Conference

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: The annual conference features nationally recognized keynote speakers, attraction/retention breakout sessions and exhibitors. The event is held in October each year.
HashTags: #MFGFirst
Link to Details: www.manufacturingfirst.com
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Manufacturing First Expo & Conference

Business and Industry Services

Program/ Resource Offering:  Business and Industry Services
Organization: Fox Valley Technical College
Program Description: A business's greatest investment is its employees. Ensure your team members have the resources they need for success by partnering with FVTC for all of your training, assessment, seminar and continuing education needs.
HashTags: #Seminars, #Continuing Education, #Employee Assessments, #Employee Training, #Job Training
Link to Details: www.fvtc.edu/BIS
Program Contact: Business and Industry Services at FVTC, Account Managers
Phone: (920) 735-2525
Counties Where Available: Calumet | Outagamie | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago 

Business and Industry Services

Workforce Advancement Training Programs and Grants

Organization: Moraine Park Technical College
Program/ Resource Offering: Workforce Advancement Training Programs and Grants
Program Description: : We offer customized training programs to target needs of employers with grant funding.
HashTags: #grants, #manufacturing, #training, #technicalcollege, #bootcamps
Link to Details: Moraine Park Technical College
Program Contact: Beau Gellings, Business Representative
Phone: (920) 924-6460
Counties Where Available: Waushara | Green Lake | Fond du Lac | Sheboygan | Marquette

Moraine Park Technical College
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Job Posting Board

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: The Alliance has several talent attraction programs including a job posting board, Hire a Hero, Professional and Production resume directories, plus social media advertisements.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/job-seekers/now-hiring/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Job Posting Board

Excellence in Mfg./K-12 Partnerships Awards 

Organization:  NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: NEWMA recognizes manufacturing and education partnerships each year in an Awards program. Schools that are recognized win $500 towards their school. Nominations are available May 1 through June 10 each year.
HashTags: @NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Link to Details: www.newmfgalliance.org
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Excellence in Mfg./K-12 Partnerships Awards

Internship Draft Day

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: A college internship fair recruiting 100s of students throughout Wisconsin and Michigan.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://internshipdraftday.com/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Internship Draft Day
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All Star Awards

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: NEWMA's annual award program featuring individuals working at Alliance member companies. The All Stars includes a careers magazine with videos of each winner. The website has over 100 career videos.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/educators-students/all-stars-magazines/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

All Star Awards
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Get Real Math Videos

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: The 3-5 minute videos feature 4th - 12th grade Common Core math skills showcasing how math is used in the real world. Free videos and teacher lesson plans.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/educators-students/get-real-math-videos/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Get Real Math Videos

Earn & Learn

Organization: NEW Manufacturing Alliance
Program Description: Earn & Learn connects high school students with employers that will hire them after graduation to work for them part-time and pay for their tuition as they attend college on a part-time basis.
HashTags: #NEWManufacturingAlliance
Link to Details: https://newmfgalliance.org/manufacturers/earn-learn/
Program Contact: Ann Franz, Executive Director
Phone: (920) 498-5587
Counties Where Available: Brown | Calumet | Door | Florence | Fond du Lac | Green Lake | Kewaunee | Manitowoc | Marinette | Marquette | Menoninee | Oconto | Outagamie | Shawano | Sheboygan | Waupaca | Waushara | Winnebago

Earn & Learn
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