Wisconsin Innovation Awards now accepting nominations

05/24/17

The Wisconsin Innovation Awards are currently seeking nominations for their fourth annual business competition to celebrate the creative spirit. Founded by two Madison entrepreneurs, Matt Younkle and Joe Boucher, the awards program highlights and honors the development of groundbreaking, innovative and transformational ideas. Their goal is to encourage an even richer environment of innovation by
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StartupWeekend

Next weekend brings the unofficial start to the “entrepreneur season” with Startup Weekend Madison, a weekend-long event brings together developers, designers, marketers and startup enthusiasts to share ideas, form teams, build products and launch startups … with no strings attached.

Wisconsin has a long history of innovation, thanks to countless entrepreneurs and innovators who’ve chosen to make their big ideas come to life here. However, it takes more than a bright idea to launch a successful company. That’s where the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC’s) Capital Catalyst grants come in. The program provides matching grants […]

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From small-town boutiques to high-tech health care companies, entrepreneurs and the companies they create are vital to the success of Wisconsin’s economy. However, to cultivate a thriving startup ecosystem, attention is required not just on the state level but the local level. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC’s) new Entrepreneurship Support pilot program offers support […]