Progress Lakeshore


Economic DevelopmentConsulting, HR

About Us

Ready to accelerate your business’ success?

Let Progress Lakeshore help!
Our mission is to Retain, Grow, and Attract businesses in the Manitowoc County area.

Our expertise and resources add up to the solutions and services you need to:
-write a business plan
-locate funding and incentive options, including assistance with Municipal Revolving Loan applications
-determine available sites and buildings
-guide you in workforce solutions including topics of recruitment and training
-research project feasibility
-connect entrepreneurs with partner programs such as SCORE and the Small Business Development Center

At Progress Lakeshore, we provide you with a confidential place to brainstorm, review, and bolster projects. Explore what Progress Lakeshore can do to accelerate your business’ success.


al corso Restaurant ribbon cutting
Mini Chopper students @ S & S Cycle Show_2008
Rebecca Kleefisch, Lt Governor, Keynote Speaker @ 2012 Business Summit
2012 Lakeshore Industry Cluster Kick Off Event
2012 Ag Branding Seminar
2012 Ag Boot Camp

Rep/Contact Info

Ann Flad-Jesion
Director of Entrepreneurship & Business Development