Milwaukee offers the complete package for startups and their employees


Where can you find a booming startup scene, a strong legacy of innovation and a great quality of life combined with short commutes to work? Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The state’s largest city has been turning heads in recent months for its inviting atmosphere and support for young companies. Milwaukee is no stranger to high-tech businesses and

25 Wisconsin Software Companies to Watch in 2017


They say the best ideas happen over a round of beers with friends, so it’s no surprise that Milwaukee and the surrounding areas are becoming a hub for great disruptive ideas. From legal and health software platforms that strive to make the jobs of industry professionals easier, to development companies that build apps and solutions

Agriculture, manufacturing and tourism are the “Holy Trinity” of the Wisconsin economy and may always be so, given the state’s tradition of excellence in all three sectors. Technology increasingly drives each of those sectors, however, and is slowly building an impressive standing of its own in terms of the jobs and value it adds to the Wisconsin economy.

To launch a successful technology startup, entrepreneurs are often faced with a series of challenges. They must secure funding, create a business plan and tap professional resourcing, all while developing and prototyping their product or service. Fortunately for early-stage companies in Wisconsin, the Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) is available to help entrepreneurs with these efforts.

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Madison-based Exact Sciences’ premier product, Cologuard, was recently featured on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt as a non-invasive precursor and alternative to colonoscopies. Since colon cancer is one of the most preventable, yet least diagnosed forms of cancer in the U.S., Exact Sciences created Cologuard as part of its mission to eradicate the disease. The […]