Milwaukee’s global water technology hub was on full display during the White House Water Summit last month, bolstered by an announcement from the International Water Association (IWA) affirming its first North American regional office will be located in the city. This is just one of five measurable commitments made by Milwaukee during the Summit to […]

Jake Bartnicki, Business Development at [m]pirik Jake Bartnicki, head of business development at [m]pirik, recently shared how the Milwaukee-based orthopedic technology firm was founded and how he got his start in the industry. Since its founding in 2010 as Medical Companion, the company has pioneered methods of improving patients’ experiences and outcomes using software to simplify patient […]


Milwaukee-based Victory Spark, a mentor-driven seed accelerator dedicated to helping active duty personnel and military veterans pursue their dreams of becoming successful entrepreneurs, has selected 14 teams to participate in its summer 2014 class. The newest Victory Spark entrepreneurs includes: – Provides organizations everywhere with free websites that connect and help economic development stakeholders […]

I don’t know if you saw the article on, but I was certainly pleased to see the Midwest get some well-deserved love for the many opportunities we’ve worked hard to create for entrepreneurs and innovators in this part of the country. There’s even a mention of the many initiatives we’ve been working on right […]