Rapids Business Man to Run for Mayor

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

A Wisconsin Rapids business man will throw his hat into the ring this spring for the city’s mayoral election. Current Mayor Mary Jo Carson has announced her plans to retire after holding the position for six years.

According to the Wisconsin Rapids Tribune, Zach Vruwink filed papers Wednesday. Vruwink graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point with degrees in political science, public administration and policy analysis.

He owns ZAXX Technology Specialists. A business he started at age 15.

Vruwink’s business was featured on NewsChannel 7 during our “Your Town- Wisconsin Rapids” series in June 2010. Click here to view that article.

Click here to view Vruwink’s website.


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