Business and community leaders convened to host the first annual Sherman Park Revival Celebration. At the event, 250 Milwaukee Public Schools students received Kohl's backpacks stocked with supplies, Milwaukee Bucks lunch bags, and Brewers tickets. The celebration was organized by the Milwaukee Kitchen Cabinet, a group of restaurants in the Milwaukee area including SURG Restaurant Group, and Milwaukee Public Schools administrators. Click here to read the full story by Milwaukee Business Journal Editor-in-Chief Mark Kass.
Businesses such as Amazon are now viewing Racine County, WI as an area of great potential, largely because of its proximity to both the Milwaukee and Chicago markets. In 2013, Phoenix Investors bought a building and 62 acres in Mount Pleasant, planning a warehouse, manufacturing facility, or self-storage center. Click here for the full article, written by Sean Ryan for the Milwaukee Business Journal.
As reported by NBC News: By JACOB SOBOROFF FORT SMITH, Arkansas — Jacob Soboroff takes a look at how Phoenix Investors is redeveloping the abandoned Whirlpool facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas, with the hopes of turning around the local economy.