Benjamin Lasiewicz oversees research and monitoring of economic development, labor market information, business, and industry trends by managing research, statistical analysis, verify data, and maintain statistical information reporting systems on the local, state, national, and global business climate.
He directs the support response for customers including the diagnostics of problems and identification of appropriate solutions. He leads in identifying opportunities for tool improvements and assists in finding potential new application areas.
He manages the coordination of WEDC economic development tool procurement while maintaining a catalog of WEDC economic development tools. He coordinates and facilitates meetings of the WEDC Research and Tools Optimization Committee.
He presides the preparation of detailed and customized company profiles to facilitate contact by WEDC personnel and external partners. He manages the preparation and compilation of customized data and reports to support the specific needs of Wisconsin’s existing businesses when required.