Bon Wikenheiser, associate director for the UW System Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship and state director for the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, has joined the Waukesha County Center for Growth (WCCG) Board of Directors.
The Board of Directors serves as the governing body for Waukesha County’s economic development organization. Created in 2016 by Waukesha County in partnership with the City of Waukesha, Waukesha County Business Alliance, the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center and local municipalities, WCCG’s mission is to connect businesses with the resources they need to grow in Waukesha County.
“Bon is a tremendous asset,” said Judie Taylor, WCCG Executive Director. “Her business expertise, specifically in the areas of small business and entrepreneurship, will further support the Center for Growth’s economic development capabilities to enhance our vibrant economy.”
Wikenheiser also serves on the Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA) Board; her term is up this year.