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 […]
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.
Scott Fulton, CEO of Cellara With stem cell scientists still compiling data and tracking research by hand, a group of engineers thought they could find a better way. We recently spoke with Scott Fulton, CEO of Cellara LLC, who explained how the company created CultureTrax to ensure scientists had an easier, more accurate way to […]
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.