Success Stories

Waukesha County is a premier place to locate, conduct and grow business, and we’re so glad these companies recognized that and chose to invest here.


We all scream for ice cream

Denali completed a major addition to its plant on Calhoun Road in New Berlin in 2017, but soon needed additional capacity. The Waukesha County Center for Growth met with Denali to assist in identifying potential sites and facilities.

Explosive growth in Brookfield

The Waukesha County Center for Growth worked with the City of Brookfield, Milwaukee 7, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and other partners on a package of assistance for Milwaukee Tool for a new three-story facility focused heavily on research and development.

From vacant to vibrant

The Waukesha County Center for Growth worked with the City of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and other partners to assist OFP Ingredients in acquiring a vacant plant in Oconomowoc. 

Milwaukee Tool breaking ground on expansion with $8 million in state support

Milwaukee Tool has purchased a 3.5-acre site near its current facility and plans to build a $32-million R&D facility. The project is expected to create 350 new jobs. The Center for Growth is proud to be a partner with Milwaukee Tool, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, Milwaukee7 and the City of Brookfield on this project. […]

Sussex Tool & Supply expands in Sussex

The owner of Sussex Tool & Supply contacted the Waukesha County Center for Growth to inquire about support for its expansion project.

Span Tech LLC opens new Sales & Service Center in Waukesha

Span Tech LLC®, a global manufacturer of custom-built plastic chain conveyor systems based in Kentucky, has opened a new 8,000 square foot Sales & Service Center and testing facility in Waukesha.