In an effort to expand opportunities in Wisconsin’s startup scene for women and minorities, the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) launched UpStart in 2013. Now in its third year, UpStart has helped a number of entrepreneurs build successful business plans and learn how to navigate the startup environment. UpStart is free, and people of all […]
Area entrepreneurs will have the chance to accelerate their startup business ideas from April 22-24 as Startup Weekend returns to Madison for another year. Startup Weekend is the ideal setting to make initial strides toward launching a business, and both technical and non-technical entrepreneurs will have the opportunity for experiential learning during this 54-hour event. […]
Globally recognized research hub The Water Council is currently seeking applications for the next round of their BREW (Business. Research. Entrepreneurship. In Wisconsin.) accelerator program. The program seeks out the most innovative and impactful water technology ideas and projects, and helps hone business ideas, improve strategy and launch companies. BREW participants receive funding, business training […]
Recent statistics and rankings from top agencies, research firms and media outlets are proving there’s a lot more to Wisconsin than meets the eye.