Action City Receives Paragon Business Award
Action City – an Eau Claire family fun complex featuring arcade games, go-karts, a climbing wall, laser tag, and now a huge trampoline park and ninja warrior course – has been named winner of the 2016 Paragon Award by the Eau Claire Area Economic Development Corp. The award is given each year “to a local business that is a model of excellence in economic development of the Eau Claire area,” a press release state. “Action City was nominated and selected to be the 2016 recipient of the Paragon Award because of the economic impaction on our community due to expanding their existing facility, increasing the overall tax base, and creating new jobs,” the news release continued. “They are a very popular travel destination with customers all around the world, and at least 350,000 visits annually. In addition to the multi-million dollar expansion of their facilities, they have expanded their workforce with 50 new positions.” AThe Paragon Award, which is sponsored by Royal Credit Union, has previously been awarded to a host of prominent Eau Claire area businesses, including Dynamic Fitness and Strength, JAMF Software, Indianhead Foodservice Distribution, Hi-Crush Proppant, and Bush Brothers.