Milwaukee: 20 Years of Change

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The original Small Business Times headquarters at 1123 N. Water St.

1995:

• BizTimes Milwaukee founded as Small Business Times

The original Small Business Times headquarters at 1123 N. Water St.
The original Small Business Times headquarters at 1123 N. Water St.

1998:

• New convention center completed in downtown Milwaukee

2001:

• Miller Park opens

Miller Park
Miller Park

• The Quadracci Pavilion (designed by Santiago Calatrava) at the Milwaukee Art Museum opens

The Quadracci Pavilion
The Quadracci Pavilion

• Firstar completes buyout of U.S. Bancorp, changes its name to U.S. Bancorp and moves headquarters to Minneapolis

2004:

• Strong Capital Management acquired by Wells Fargo

2007:

• Small Business Times moves its office to the Historic Third Ward

The current BizTimes Milwaukee headquarters, 126 N. Jefferson St.
The current BizTimes Milwaukee headquarters, 126 N. Jefferson St.

 

• Great Recession begins.

• ManpowerGroup moves its corporate headquarters downtown

• Joint venture between SABMiller and Molson Coors Brewing Co. announced

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SABMiller and Molson Coors Brewing Co.

2008:

• Small Business Times changes name to BizTimes Milwaukee and redesigns magazine

BizTimes Milwaukee redesign.
BizTimes Milwaukee redesign.

• $800 million Marquette Interchange reconstruction project completed

2009:

• Great Recession ends

2010:

• Midwest Airlines brand eliminated, merged into Frontier Airlines

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Merge into Frontier Airlines

2011:

• BMO Financial Group acquires Marshall & Ilsley Corp.

2015:

• BizTimes Milwaukee celebrates 20th anniversary

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