Careers. Industry. Opportunity.

GuidEd is an opportunity to tour local companies and learn about the career pathways available.

This virtual event is designed to connect young adults to local businesses to learn about the various pathways available in different industries. Young adults can virtually tour business facilities, learn about the postsecondary education needs and discover relevant skills.

Check out the videos below to virtually tour the facilities, hear from employers and workers, and learn about career opportunities.

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Information Technology | Biotechnology | Healthcare

Check out the companies below to learn about the careers and opportunities available in information technology, biotechnology and healthcare.


Aldevron combines the best-in-class products and services with the ideal operating environment to lay the groundwork for vital new discoveries worldwide. Learn more on their website.

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Join Team Aldevron: Advance Your Biotech Career in Madison, Wisconsin

Tour Aldevron’s Expanded Facility in Madison, Wisconsin with Tom Foti


Check out the companies below to learn about the careers and opportunities available in manufacturing.

American Packaging (APC)

APC is a family-owned flexible packaging converter and renowned leader in the North American packaging industry. They specialize in flexographic and rotogravure printing, multi-ply extrusion, and adhesive lamination of film, paper and foil, as well as pouch and bag fabrication to meet a variety of requirements.

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Apache Stainless Equipment

Apache prides themselves on knowing how to work with stainless steel for industrial markets. They have four synergistic product groups: Stainless ASME Tanks, Small Portable Stainless Vessels, Contract Manufacturing and Mepaco Food Processing Equipment.

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Aprilaire is on a mission to enhance people’s health by improving the air in their homes through products that manage air purity, humidity, temperature and fresh air supply.

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Arrowhead Systems

Whether a piece of equipment needs to be replaced, an entire system needs to be updated or a new line needs to be installed, Arrowhead Systems has the experience and expertise needed to deliver the best solution. They provide material and container handling solutions services for several industries, including food, beverage, household, personal care, container manufacturing and more.

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Bell Laboratories

An exclusive manufacturer of rodent control products, Bell Laboratories produces the highest quality rodenticides and other rodent control products available to the pest control and agricultural industries on six continents.

Bell has developed a complete line of products – rodenticides, tamper-resistant bait stations, non-poisonous glue boards, mechanical traps and attractants – to control rodents in any situation.

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Centro, Inc.

Centro’s in-house rotational molding design and engineering teams can manage projects from conceptualization to production. Their experienced engineers have over 150 years of collective experience in designing and managing customer rotational molding projects.

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E.K. Machine Company

What started as a custom machine shop catering to local businesses in 1970 has grown into a state-of-the-art contract manufacturing business that delivers quality partners, components, assemblies and power system protection products throughout the U.S. and the world.

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Flambeau, Inc.

Flambeau, Inc. offers a wide range of products and tooling solutions to businesses, professionals, hobbyists and enthusiasts all over the world. Flambeau offers a network of professionals ready to provide customer assistance in design and specifications of injection molded and blow molded thermoplastic components, products, building of tools/tooling and fixtures, and contract manufacturing of complete assemblies.

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Johnsonville Sausage

Johnsonville is the number-one brand of sausage in the U.S., offering cooks and grillers more than 70 different types of sausage. Their product line includes bratwurst, Italian sausage, fresh and fully cooked breakfast links and patties, chicken sausage, smoked sausage and summer sausage.

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The Jor-Mac Company is a contract manufacturer of metal fabrications and assemblies. They provide on-time, high quality and cost competitive metal fabrications to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).

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Mayville Engineering (MEC)

MEC is a leading U.S.-based contract manufacturer that provides a broad range of prototyping and tooling, production fabrication, coating, assembly, and aftermarket services. Their customers operate in diverse end markets, including heavy- and medium-duty commercial vehicle, construction, powersports, agriculture, military and other end markets.

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McFarlane Manufacturing Co.

McFarlane Manufacturing is a manufacturing facility based in Sauk City, Wisconsin. Founded in 1917, McFarlane Manufacturing works closely with farmers and growers to deliver the innovative farm equipment needed for today’s modern operations. McFarlane Manufacturing also manufactures structural steel and has been a trusted partner to contractors and architects for over 30 years.

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Metalcraft of Mayville

Metalcraft of Mayville’s workforce has a wide array of specialized skills, their customers are Fortune 500 companies and their capabilities span multiple industries. They pride themselves on a culture created to support you. Whether you want to sharpen your skills or start a new path, they want to help you take your career to the next level.

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Moraine Park Technical College

Imagine your manufacturing career with Moraine Park Technical College (MPTC)! MPTC serves over 18,000 students annually at campuses in Fond du Lac, Beaver Dam and West Bend and regional centers in Jackson and Ripon.

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QUAD Graphics

QUAD Graphics is a leading marketing solutions provider. The company leverages its strong print foundations as part of a much larger, robust integrated marketing platform that helps marketers and content creators improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their marketing spend across off line and online media channels.

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RenewAire has been a pioneer in Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV) technologies for over 35 years. Their ERVs improve people’s health, cognitive function, productivity and wellbeing by enhancing indoor air quality in homes and buildings of every type.

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Royle Printing

Royle Printing aims to be viewed as a leading resource of print and digital solutions, helping their clients choose the right blend of mediums to execute their marketing strategies. As multi-channel marketing and communication tactics continue to evolve, Royle Printing continues to press forward with investments in new technologies and equipment, keeping their clients and Royle at the forefront of this evolution.

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Specialty Cheese Company

Specialty Cheese Company is an award-winning private-label manufacturer of the world’s best ethnic cheese, including World Champion Paneer, Hispanic and Middle-Eastern cheeses. As a SQFIII-rated facility, they have over 30 years of experience delivering superior-quality products to customers large and small, across the globe.

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Teel Plastics

Teel Plastics focuses on technology-driven products and new markets with unique product families. They excel in the plastic core, water treatment, cosmetics, disposable medical product and industrial piping markets. They support the markets  with top notch technology, including a full serve analytical laboratory.

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