WHY join?



  • WPT Freehold Magazine: Triannual publication sent via mail with the latest news, analysis, expert opinions, and more

  • WPT Weekly Insider: Weekly publication sent digitally with the latest news from the Capitol and around Wisconsin, and WPT's Weekly Member Poll- an opportunity to share your opinions.

  • Weekly AgAlert: Weekly news roundup sent digitally including the latest farm and agricultural headlines

  • Candidate profiles: Sent digitally prior to each major Wisconsin election, helping members make informed decisions.

  • Exclusive guest columns: Provided in the above publications, including articles and op-eds from state and local officials, industry leaders, and more.


  • Full time lobbyist, at your service, who communicates with local and state officials on behalf of members, offers written and oral testimony in front of standing committees, and provides personalized government relations and advocacy services to members in all corners of the state. WPT is nonpartisan, does not contribute to candidates, is not affiliated with a political party, and is not involved in elections.


  • Take advantage of WPT Plus and let our staff communicate, navigate, and research on your behalf. Getting answers from government can be a daunting task. WPT is here to do the heavy lifting for you.

  • Explore exclusive WPT Association Health Insurance, other voluntary employee benefits, and save thousands per year with competitive group rates.

  • Gain access to high quality legal services from reputable WPT partner firms.


“WPT helps me stay on top of what is going on in Madison, and does so briefly and accurately. Great resource to be part of!”

Mark Tobola, Hank’s Furniture & Flooring, Thorp, WI

“We have been a member of WPT for a few years. I have found them to be a very useful resource for our business, as well as my personal daily life. I value their insight and information regarding the status of our State. Thank you, keep up the good work!”

-Doug Darrow, President, Allied Dies, Inc., Chippewa Falls, WI

“Of all the memberships we are involved in as a business, I feel that WPT is by far the best value and the one organization that is really looking out for the taxpayer and small business owner. Their professionalism, communication, and caring attitude are truly appreciated!”

-David K, small business owner, Ripon, WI


“Being a member of WPT is one of the BEST investments we’ve ever made. The staff is very knowledgeable, friendly and get back to me with an answer usually within minutes of asking a question. I enjoy listening to John’s Midweek Moment containing breaking news that affects small business. He is to the point and very informative!”

-Deb C, small business owner, Stanley, WI


“WPT is truly fighting for small businesses. They are on the front lines and getting our voices heard. We cannot be prouder to continue to support WPT! Thank you!”

-Bryan “Fatboy” Raddatz, FB Contractors, Inc. Osceola, WI

“WPT is always willing to jump in and help, and is the only group that affords me the opportunity to provide my feedback on the issues. Their publications are timely and easy to digest. Their staff goes the extra mile and is always responsive despite the size of their membership.”

– Mike T., Business Executive, Grand Chute, WI