KABA news

Kenosha’s Colbert Packaging gives LakeView students a close up view of business

Kenosha paper folding cartons manufacturer Colbert Packaging Corporation recently hosted 40 students and faculty from LakeView Technology Academy at its […]

KABA Vice President Heather Wessling Grosz to leave the organization on Jan. 2

KABA Vice President Heather Wessling Grosz recently announced plans to leave her position on January 2, 2023 for a new […]

KABA President Todd Battle announces he will leave the organization at year end

KABA President Todd Battle recently announced plans to leave his position at the end of year for a new role.  […]


Family and community were the main themes Thursday night (Nov. 3) during the annual Kenosha Area Business Alliance Ovation Awards, held inside […]

2022 Ovation Awards Forward Award Winners

HERZING UNIVERSITY  5800 Seventh Ave., Kenosha Industry: Higher education herzing.edu Herzing University, a private, nonprofit university headquartered in Milwaukee, moved its […]

2022 Ovation Awards Entrepreneur of the Year: Mariam Darsot, board chair, retired CEO Nexus Pharmaceuticals

Mariam Darsot, the recently retired president and chief executive officer of Lincolnshire, Illinois-based Nexus Pharmaceuticals, is the Kenosha Area Business […]

2022 Ovation Awards Business of the Year: Heartland Produce Co.

Kenosha-based Heartland Produce Co., a family-owned, full-service wholesaler, has been named Business of the Year by the Kenosha Area Business […]

2022 Ovation Awards Small Business of the Year: Finishing & Plating Service Inc.

It has been 70 years since Tom Laken Sr., a self-taught chemist, started Finishing & Plating Service Inc. in 1952, […]

Family chemistry: Nexus Pharmaceuticals brings new thinking to drug industry

Tucked just out of plain sight of motorists traveling along the I-94 corridor in Kenosha County, there’s a three-story, 100,000-square-foot […]