On the Job is a look at local business news in Portage County by Business Editor Nathan Vine.

SentryWorld PGA Professional transitions to new role

Long-time SentryWorld Head Golf Professional Brian Dumler will be transitioning to a new position in 2015.  Beginning early this year, Dumler will move from head golf professional at SentryWorld Golf Course, 601 N. Michigan Ave., to become PGA professional of … Continue reading

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Emmons Business Interiors, Office Supplies 2 U join Bubrick’s Complete Office

Bubrick’s Complete Office, of Germantown, announced this past week that it has acquired Stevens Point-based Emmons Business Interiors and Office Supplies 2 U.  The newly combined company will become the largest independent distributor of business products and reseller of office … Continue reading

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PJ’s – SentryWorld to add family pizza night, unveil menu update

After it’s 2014 unveiling to the community, PJ’s – SentryWorld is already adding some new twists to its menu to add more appeal to the community and families. The restaurant, formerly known as the Sport Plate and located at at … Continue reading

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Village Hive unveils Community Sponsored Bakery

Amy Powers, owner of the Village Hive: Bakery and Local Foods Collective, said the newest product from her shared-use kitchen will come from a collaboration of the businesses that already operate there. Powers said the Village Hive will be offering … Continue reading

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Rosholt Rickshaw offers authentic Chinese food

Erik Omernik said after living in China and then returning the central Wisconsin, he found there wasn’t the kind of authentic Chinese dining experience he had come to enjoy. Fortunately, Omernik had someone with the ability to cook that kind … Continue reading

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AT&T to expand location at Village Park in Plover

AT&T is expanding its new location at the Village Park at Plover. According to Victor Anderson, who works in brokerage and property management for Lokre Companies, said the business will be expanding its current location at 1813 Village Park Dr., … Continue reading

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Martinez joins Stevens Point Journal Media staff

Edwin Martinez recently joined the staff of Stevens Point Journal Media as an advertising account executive. Martinez will work with businesses to develop print and digital advertising opportunities with Stevens Point Journal Media. Born in Los Angeles, Martinez, 25, moved … Continue reading

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Roberts Irrigation earns national honor

Reinke Manufacturing Company, one of the oldest and largest irrigation system manufacturers in the world, recently announced that Roberts Irrigation of Plover was their third-highest selling dealership in the United States and Canada in the 2013-2014 year. Roberts Irrigation also earned awards … Continue reading

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Point Brewery teams with coffee company for new beer

Pairing with an in-state coffee roaster, the Stevens Point Brewery recently announced a new beer, Whole Hog Espresso Stout, as part of its Whole Hog Limited Edition. The beer is available year-round in four packs of 12-ounce bottles and on draft … Continue reading

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Compass Insurance Services opens Stevens Point branch

With a growing number of clients in Portage, Wood and Waupaca counties, Compass Insurance Services has now opened up as second location, 5569 Highway 10 East in Stevens Point. Started in Kronenwetter more than 20 years ago, Compass Insurance Services … Continue reading

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