Northcentral Wisconsin Office | Junior Achievement of Wisconsin

JA of Wisconsin in Northcentral Wisconsin

 (715) 842-1056

 2904 Rib Mountain Drive
Wausau, WI 54401

NorthcentralWisconsin@jawis.org

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The Junior Achievement office in Wausau is one of 12 area offices in the state. Governed by a local board of directors comprised of business and community leaders, the Northcentral Wisconsin is over 11,000 students in nearly 600 classrooms in Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, and Vilas counties.

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Northcentral Wisconsin Events

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin hosts many events across the state designed to recognize partners, increase awareness of its mission, and raise funds to teach students about entrepreneurship, global workforce readiness, and personal financial literacy.  Find out more about these activities and the ways you can be involved by calling the Junior Achievement of Northcentral Wisconsin office at (715) 842-1056.

JA Business Challenge - Northcentral Wisconsin

JA Business Challenge - Northcentral Wisconsin

When: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time: 7:30 am

The Junior Achievement Business Challenge is a business strategy tournament using the JA Titan program - an online business educational program. The competition is uniquely designed to utilize student creativity, test leadership skills, and demonstrate the competitive nature of the free enterprise system. High school students compete in our JA Titan for a chance to win scholarships and advance to the Wisconsin JA Business Challenge and compete with students throughout Wisconsin.

Executive Business Challenge - Northcentral Wisconsin

Executive Business Challenge - Northcentral Wisconsin

When: Thursday, February 28, 2019
Time: 5:00pm

Junior Achievement's Executive Business Challenge is a hands-on computer-simulated business strategy tournament where community business leaders team up to compete in a business scenario where you are running a business and selling a product. All of this takes place under timed rounds, so smart business decisions need to be made quickly! In one evening, you will play the game against other community executives and truly test your business savvy. During the competition, you will have a chance at winning raffle prizes and, if you out-play your colleagues, have the bragging rights of winning the traveling Titans of Industry trophy!

Champions of Business

Champions of Business

When: Tuesday, May 9, 2019
Where: Jefferson Street Inn
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Our community is rich with the stories of visionary businessmen and women whose contributions have made Northcentral Wisconsin a great place to live and work.  The Champions of Business event was conceived as a means to recognize and honor the professional accomplishments of these individuals, as well as to identify positive role models for our community's young people.  An elegant evening to celebrate these past leaders of our community.

Northcentral Wisconsin Board of Directors

Andrew Shallow — Chair
Associated Bank
 
Joel Pergolski — Vice Chair
Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
 
Nate Bartz
Wipfli, LLP
 
Leif Christianson
Peoples State Bank
 
Andrew Gille
Midwest Communications, Inc.
 
Jon Hardesty
Aspirus, Inc.
 
Charlie Herwig
Wausau Supply Company
 
Aaron Hoffman
D.C. Everest Area Schools
 
Maureen Jorgensen
Peoples State Bank
 
Tiffany Kafka
Kafka Granite LLC
 
Gretchen Kray
Wausau Coated Products, Inc.
 
Marla Kolbeck
UMR
 
Jeremy Lewitzke
L & S Electric, Inc.
 
Justin K. Peters
Church Mutual Insurance Co.
 
James Peterson
Wells Fargo Bank
 
Ashley Stubbe
Greenheck Fan Corporation
 
Michelle Theiss
The Samuels Group
 
Jeremy Welch
Ruder Ware
 
Bridget Wenman
Perspectives Training & Consulting LLC
 
Josh Wiesman
American Process Solutions LLC
 
Jon Winter
Wausau School District
 

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Thank you for supporting Junior Achievement. Your support provides more students with the power to own their own potential. Donate online below or mail your check payable to "Junior Achievement" to:

Junior Achievement - Northcentral Wisconsin
2904 Rib Mountain Drive
Wausau, WI 54401

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