Scott Walker, Governor
Raymond Allen, Secretary
Department of Workforce Development
201 E. Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 7946
Madison, WI 53707-7946
Telephone: (608) 266-3131
Fax: (608) 266-1784
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
CONTACT: DWD Communications, 608-266-2722
On the Web: http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/news/
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MADISON – Today, Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Secretary Ray Allen and Deputy Secretary Georgia Maxwell highlighted workforce initiatives during a visit to Southwest Wisconsin as part of Governor Walker's Cabinet on the Road tour.
"Under Governor Walker's leadership, strategic investments in workforce development are keeping our economy expanding and moving forward," Secretary Allen said. "Today, we met with educators, employers, and employees across Southwest Wisconsin who are benefitting from the investments Wisconsin has made to strengthen and expand our workforce."
During the Governor's Cabinet on the Road tour cabinet officials from many of Wisconsin's largest agencies made visits across Southwest Wisconsin. On the tour, DWD made four stops including:
For more information on any of these DWD visits or programs, please contact the DWD Communications Office at http://dwd.wisconsin.gov/news/.