The time for business is now…The place for business is Mosinee.
Launching a successful small business requires solid preparation. This section has been designed to help you start out on the right foot so that your business has the proper foundation to build successfully.
The State of Wisconsin’s Business Wizard is designed to help people who are interested in starting a business.
The Marathon County Economic Development Corporation
is also a great resource of information to get you started off right.
The City of Mosinee Economic Development
page lists available commercial buildings/sites and has videos pertaining to our area.Choosing a Location?
The City of Mosinee offers a variety of options from the small business owner to the large manufacturer. The Central Wisconsin Business Park
is ideal for relocating or starting your business.
The Central Wisconsin Airport, a primary commercial service airport is located in the City of Mosinee across from the business park. This resource in our community allows businesses to connect with the world from our hometown airport.
The City of Mosinee has a revolving loan fund
available to assist your financing needs. In addition, incentives have been provided to firms locating in the area.
The UWSP Continuing Education Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers no cost business counseling to both start-up and existing businesses. SCORE is another free service providing counseling and mentoring from business professionals. They can assist new businesses with writing a business plan and help new and established businesses secure financing. McDEVCO Revolving Loan Fund can provide financial assistance for new and established Marathon County businesses.
Then there are loan programs that a financial institution can utilize to guarantee a portion of the loan, making lending to start-up businesses more feasible. WHEDA offers a Small Business Guarantee for startup business opportunities such as adult and child daycare centers or for businesses located in vacant storefronts in the downtown area of a rural community. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) also offers loan guarantees to participating lenders on loans for new construction, purchase of land/buildings, purchase of equipment, working capital, and even refinancing debt. The SBA offers long-term financing options. Finally, Wisconsin Business Development (WBD) partners with the SBA to offer the 504 loan program that helps businesses purchase or expand commercial real estate and equipment.