Business-Friendly & Business-Savvy
Ashland, Wisconsin is nestled on the south shore of the greatest of the Great Lakes - Lake Superior. Ashland is the regional shopping hub with a vibrant downtown. Ashland is also home to Northland College, a private four-year, liberal arts college; Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College; and Memorial Medical Center, a regional hospital with three supporting clinics joined by numerous specialty professional service businesses. Tourism is a prevalent industry in Ashland County bringing in 69 million dollars in economic impact in 2010.
Ashland is the “Historic Mural Capital of Wisconsin” with 13 original life-sized murals painted on buildings throughout the downtown area. Ashland provides an ideal location from which to access countless fishing, hiking and camping opportunities in the summer and snowmobiling, skiing and ice-fishing in the winter.
If you are interested in finding out more about potential business opportunities in the Ashland area the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce staff would be happy to field any questions you may have about these storefronts or any other areas of the city or county.
- Ashland Area Development Corp
- Ashland Chamber of Commerce
- For zoning and ordinance information call the Planning Department at 715-682-7041