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Centergyy Collaborates  
Centergy Collaborates with Many Organizations

Success of regional strategies increases through collaboration with well-established organizations, aligning individual initiatives, and leveraging regional assets and resources. Centergy is fortunate to work with all Chambers throughout our 5-county region. Both Centergy and our local Chambers fill a role in stimulating measurable economic development in Central Wisconsin. Future economic growth in Central Wisconsin is highly dependent on the combination of these values and the collaboration of all five entities.

Value of Local Chambers of Commerce in Centergy Region

  • Locally-based, rapid-response project management
  • Efficient coordination of local talents and resources
  • Early recognition of local entrepreneurial activity and timely, consistent, customized business support
  • Strong knowledge of existing local businesses, allowing for proactive project tracking and development
  • On-the-ground experience with identifying, working, and adjusting development strategies to match local culture and realities
  • Continuous local capacity building
  • A breadth and depth of community knowledge coupled with appropriate tools and perspective to interpret and maximize for greatest local return
  • Local resources creating direct local impact (jobs, investment, spin-off opportunity)
  • Proactively identifying local project opportunities, coordinating appropriate responses, and efficiently managing the overall implementation process within locally effective context and framework
  • Investor/business trust that local interests are being represented in both recruitment and development of the deal itself
  • Expedite projects in efficiently and effectively guiding the developer through local due diligence and meeting process requirements

Value of Centergy

  • Provide critical mass and unified voice to drive economic growth on regional level
  • Foster regional collaboration and build new relationships
  • Encourage creativity and innovation
  • Attract new investment within and to the region
  • Attract new talent to the region; utilize/retain existing talent
  • Centralize regional information
  • Leveraged scarce regional marketing resources for a comprehensive external marketing effort with a single, regional brand
  • Provide cohesive regional inquiry response and project site submittal
  • Leverage resources to address common issues facing the entire region in the areas of workforce, education, and training, talent attraction, diversity, image, business retention and attraction
  • Enhance political clout through regional legislative agendas

As you can see, both types of organizations fill a role in stimulating measurable economic development in Central Wisconsin.