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Tre Rivali Highlighted in Urban Milwaukee

The Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, located within the Kimpton Journeyman, was featured on Urban Milwaukee. Food writer, Cari Taylor-Carlson, describes her personal dining experience during a recent visit.

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EB-5 Program Extended Until End of April 2017

With an expiration date of December 16th, Congress announced the EB-5 Program would be extended yet again, this time until April 28th. This short-term extension comes with no proposed reforms.

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Draft Copy of EB-5 Reform Bill Released

On December 2, Senate Legislative Counsel released a draft copy of the EB-5 Reform bill, American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act of 2016. This bill mirrors the H.R.

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Kimpton Featured in Hotel Business Design Magazine, Wycklendt Interviewed

The magazine recently featured the FirstPathway Partners project, outlining the hotel’s carefully-selected design elements, even down to how the name of the hotel was born.

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Global Water Center Tenant, A. O. Smith, to Build Massive Plant in China

The world’s leading manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters and boilers has found success with the lab it operates out of the Global Water Center. And after yet another strong quarter, A. O.

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USCIS Translates EB-5 Customer Support Page into Simplified Chinese

In an effort to improve their services, USCIS has translated the immigrant investor Program’s EB-5 Customer Support page into Simplified Chinese.

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USCIS' IPO Talking Points Indicate Improvements to I-526 and I-829 Processes

IPO (Immigrant Investor Program Office) Deputy Chief, Julia Harrison, shared what IPO has planned for FY17 during the IIUSA and AILA Conferences.

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Kraft Featured in EB5 Investors Magazine

The magazine published an article written by Kraft, entitled “It’s in America’s National Interest to Address the Extre

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Kraft, Wycklendt, and Sherer to Attend 2017 Las Vegas EB-5 Convention

The two day event, hosted by EB5 Investors Magazine, will be held at the Bellagio Resort and Casino. It will consist of a one day EB-5 convention and a day dedicated to workshops.

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Kimpton Journeyman Featured in Meetings + Events Magazine

The magazine highlights some of the hotel's most appealing features: its carefully selected decor, including "stunning overhead lighting and chevron ceiling panels";

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2-Year Anniversary of Groundbreaking on Hampton Inn & Suites West Allis

Two years ago today, construction officially began on the now completed Hampton Inn & Suites Milwaukee West.

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USCIS Introduces Fee Increases to EB-5 Program

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced an update for immigration application fees, including fees associated with the EB-5 Program.

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Kraft Accepts I-829 Award at IIUSA 6th Annual EB-5 Industry Forum

Kraft accepted the award which recognizes Regional Centers that have been successful in bringing EB-5 projects "full circle". These Regional Centers have had their I-829 petitions approved by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

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Water Council Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award

Presented by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the award recognizes the world's most innovative economic development programs and partnerships, along with the year's most influential leaders. The Water Council was praised for having created positive change within its community.

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Kraft a Panelist at IIUSA EB-5 Industry Forum

During the 6th Annual IIUSA EB-5 Industry Forum set in Los Angeles, Kraft served as panelist during a breakout session. The topic was Issue Spotting in EB-5 Legislation for Regional Centers.

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