OnMilwaukee.com looked through the recent Fortune 500 issue and found the Milwaukee and Wisconsin fared pretty well.
- Wisconsin has 25 Fortune 1000 companies
- The big names are Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Kohl’s, Harley-Davison, Rockwell, and Wisconsin Energy Corporation.
- Johnson Controls is the top ranked Wisconsin company at #71
- In looking at metro Milwaukee, the area ranked #5 when you consider population and number of ranked companies.