Dental Associates, a family-owned dental group that has three Milwaukee area clinics has received accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care. This accreditation means Dental Associates meets nationally recognized standards for the delivery of quality health care set by the Association. Ambulatory health care organizations seeking accreditation undergo an extensive self-assessment and on-site survey by expert surveyors – dentists, physicians, nurses, and administrators who are actively involved in ambulatory health care. The survey is consultative and educational, presenting best practices to help an organization improve its care and services.
Professional Events and Consulting, LLC
Professional Events & Consulting, LLC, Milwaukee, has received certification as a Woman-owned business enterprise through the state of Wisconsin Department of Administration. The company has also received national certification as a woman-owned enterprise from the Women's Business Enterprise National Council. The firm is a full-service site selection and meeting management company, and offers three lines of service; meeting site selection and contract negotiating, incentive travel and meeting management. The WBE is pursuant to the state administrative rule requirements of Comm 104 which provides validation that Professional Events and Consulting, LLC meets the requirements of being at least 51 percent women-owned, controlled and managed. It qualifies Professional Events and Consulting, LLC to be considered for contracts with corporations and government entities in Wisconsin that seek vendor relationships with businesses owned and operated by women. The WBENC certification endorses Professional Events and Consulting, LLC on a national level as a company that is at least 51 percent women owned. WBENC certified companies assist government agencies and corporate companies in fulfilling contract obligations.
Lake Geneva Country Meats
Lake Geneva Country Meats, Home of Leahy's Sausage, has earned Grand Champion Honors in the Restructured Jerky Category for Leahy's Sausage Barbequed Beef Strips at the 73rd Annual American Association of Meat Processors Convention. More than 1,000 products from meat processors around the United States were entered into 30 categories, including summer sausage, ham, bacon and many more. The American Cured Meat Championship Competition is the only national event of its kind in North America. More than 40 judges including food scientists and specialists in the meat industry evaluate the many products during the convention. Each product is scored for external appearance, eye appeal, internal appearance and aroma and taste, using a scale of 1,000 points.
Milwaukee-based Aurora Health Care has been named one of the “Most Wired” health care providers for the ninth consecutive year by Hospitals & Health Networks Magazine. Aurora is the only southeastern Wisconsin health care system to receive this recognition consecutively. More than 200 hospitals nationwide were recognized for successful information technology planning and implementation as part of the 2012 “Most Wired” survey. Technology systems were evaluated across four categories including infrastructure, business and administrative management, clinical quality and safety, and clinical integration.
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers care at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.
Brookfield-based Cilio Technologies LLC has announced it's Cilio Partners Portal will integrate seamlessly with the Constant Contact suite of online marketing tools. The Cilio Partners Portal is a web-based platform for retail home improvement stores and manufacturers that allows them to automatically track and manage installed sales orders throughout their trading partner networks. Manufacturers using the Cilio Partners Portal can now seamlessly integrate Constant Contact with the retail process, better understand and support their fabricator and dealer networks, and build new and enhance existing sales channels through incentives and promotions. In effect, the integration with Constant Contact creates a virtual “marketing engine” for the manufacturer to share leads with and manage promotions and incentives to its fabricator and dealer networks. Manufacturers can also leverage the built-in promotion and incentives capability that is already part of the Partners Portal by creating targeted email campaigns. Contacts can be categorized in default categories, such as Fabricators, Dealers, or Remodelers to support highly targeted campaigns through Constant Contact.