Centergy represents five counties in central Wisconsin: Adams, Marathon, Lincoln, Portage and Wood. With a broad-based and diverse business landscape that experiences consistent and steady economic growth, our region is home to a wide range of progressive, innovative businesses and industries—most notable are advanced manufacturing, emerging sustainable and bio-based technologies, and leading health care.

Here in central Wisconsin, businesses will find they have access to a skilled and educated workforce, a strong university and technical college presence, and thousands of acres of developable land.


Centergy Inc.

Nelson Dahl
Executive Director
100 N 72nd Avenue
Suite 204
Wausau, WI 54401-9042

Counties: 5

Adams, Lincoln, Marathon, Portage & Wood

Population: 328,399

Largest Municipalities1

City of Wausau (39,160)
City of Stevens Point (27,129)
City of Marshfield (19,061)
City of Wisconsin Rapids (18,343)
Village of Weston (15,051)

Metropolitan/Micropolition Statstical Areas2

Wausau (134,063)
Marshfield-Wisconsin Rapids (74,749)
Stevens Point (70,019)
Merril (28,743)

Institutions of Higher Learning

Mid-State Technical College
Northcentral Technical College
University of Wisconsin—Marathon County
University of Wisconsin—Marshfield/Wood County
University of Wisconsin—Stevens Point

Major Health Care Providers

Adams County Memorial Hospital
Aspirus Wausau Hospital
Good Samaritan Hospital
Marshfield Clinic
Ministry St. Clare’s Hospital
Ministry St. Michaels Hospital
Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital
Riverview Hospital

Other Health Care Providers

Moundview Memorial Hospital and Clinics

Major Employers

Marshfield Clinic
Sentry Insurance a Mutual Company
Mosinee Telephone Company
Greenheck Fan Corporation
Regal Beloit America
Wausau paper Corporation
Roehl Transportation Inc.

Infrastructure: Ports


Infrastructure: Airports Commercial Service

Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA)

Infrastructure: Highways

Infrastructure: Highways
Interstate: I-39
U.S. Highways: US-8, US-10, US-16, US-51

Infrastructure: Broadband Providers

U.S. Cellular
Charter Communications

1Source: Wisconsin Department of Administration, 2012 Population Estimates
2Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012 Population Estimates