Author Archives: Alex Zank, alex.zank@dailyreporter.com

Alex Zank is a construction reporter for The Daily Reporter. He can be reached at 414-225-1820.

Business Digest for Nov. 20, 2017

Cashmore joins First Business First Business Financial Services has hired Jay Cashmore as vice president of commercial banking in the company’s Milwaukee office. Cashmore has more than 25 years of banking experience, including in commercial banking, commercial real-estate banking and ...

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Bill would prevent local officials from setting stricter licensing, minimum-wage standards

Republican lawmakers are seeking co-sponsors for legislation that would prevent local governments from setting their rules and standards for various employment matters. The legislation, for instance, would prohibit local governments and the state from mandating employers enter into labor-peace agreements with unions. Under these ...

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Employ Milwaukee creating a diverse, skilled workforce


In helping the construction industry effectively invest in the next generation of skilled workers, officials with Employ Milwaukee have been busy building a strong workforce development system by planning, coordinating, collaborating and monitoring various initiatives with businesses and stakeholders at the local, regional and state level.

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