startup scene
Startup

Scene

The Accelerate Sheboygan County Business Challenge is a program designed to assist entrepreneurs and innovators in furthering their ideas. Each idea submitted is reviewed by professionals and receives guidance free from the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation or the Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay.

5 Ideas will win a $1,000 grant in advance to go towards business services and drive the idea forward. The grand prize award of $10,000 will be announced in December after the business ideas are presented.

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Economic Opportunity

Wisconsin County & WDA Labor Force Quick View

Sheboygan County - March, 2022

*not adjusted for seasonal data

Current Month Last Month Last Year Change Prev Month Change Prev Year
62,765 62,798 61,261 -33 1,504
Current Month Last Month Last Year Change Prev Month Change Prev Year
61,144 61,170 58,918 -26 2,226
Current Month Last Month Last Year Chang Prev Month Change Prev Year
1,621 1,628 2,343 -7 -722
Current Month Last Month Last Year Change Prev Month Change Prev Year
2.6% 2.6% 3.8% 0.0% -1.2%

This chart documents where there is economic opportunity to fill needs in our local economy. As a community, we are always seeking to improve by bringing new amenities to our market.  

Are you interested in starting a business to fill a documented need? If so, reach out to the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation.