With a diversified economy and a low cost of living, Eau Claire was recently recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Places for Business and Careers for those small cities with populations under 250,000. The city was also recently named an All-America City by the National Civic League, "a unique and prestigious award," Mike shares. This year's award lists the top 10 healthy communities in the country with a focus on obesity, disease prevention, fitness and healthy eating. Theses are just two accolades among many for the city of Eau Claire says Mike, expressing that, "We feel pretty good about how others look at us when they're analyzing Eau Claire."
Original story presented in the September Issue of Business In Focus Magazine and written by Anne Lindert-Wentzell.