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The Center for Business & Industry is located on the Wausau Campus and is home to the College’s Workforce Training & Professional Development teams. The Center for Business & Industry features gathering areas, training rooms, conference rooms and small IVC rooms that are available for NTC offerings, as well as for facility rentals.

Training & Consulting Solutions Offered

Our division of the college supports the community’s talent development needs through onsite customized training and consulting business solutions. The college also offers individual courses for skill advancement or to satisfy Continuing Education requirements.

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Meet the Team

Brad Gast

Brad Gast

Dean of Workforce Training & Professional Development

Brad provides leadership to the Workforce Training & Professional Development team for all divisional functions, and is the liaison to workforce development.
Jared Eggebrecht

Jared Eggebrecht

Director of Workforce Training & Professional Development

Jared provides leadership to the contract training team and provides services to our business partners in the central and south areas for customized training solutions.
Katie Metko

Katie Metko

Apprenticeship Manager

Katie provides coordination for the apprenticeship programs and provides service to our business partners for apprenticeship training solutions.
Andrea Ollhoff

Andrea Ollhoff

Business Development Manager – Central and North Region

Andrea provides service to our business partners in the district’s central and north region for customized training solutions.
Susan Borchardt

Susie Borchardt

American Heart Association Specialist

Susie is the American Heart Association Training Center Coordinator and provides service to AHA instructors and assigns AHA provider cards to students and instructors in our community.
Amanda Brzezinski

Amanda Brzezinski

Learning Coordinator

Amanda provides coordination for the Workforce Training & Professional Development team on training development and delivery of services.
Stephanie Haka

Stephanie Haka

Business Development Manager – Northwest Region

Stephanie provides service to our business partners in the district’s northwest region for customized training solutions.
Rhonda Hoffer

Rhonda Hoffer

Administrative Assistant

Rhonda provides instructor and training fulfillment supporting our business development managers and business partners.
Leslie Williams

Leslie Williams

Continuing Education & Events Assistant

Leslie develops and manages all aspects of the conference and event planning process.
Nancy Resch

Nancy Resch

Administrative Assistant

Nancy provides instructor and training fulfillment supporting our business development managers and business partners.

Looking for space to host an event?

Our state-of-the–art facilities feature spaces for small groups of 10–15 individuals and conference accommodations for up to 200 based on seating arrangement.