Think Wisconsin during this holiday season


As 2016 draws to a close and shoppers search for the perfect last-minute holiday gifts, the Launch Blog brings you a list of innovative products from Wisconsin startups. Madison-based WeMontage allows users to upload photos to create custom collage wall coverings. Founded in 2011 by James Oliver Jr., the company has continued to grow and

Marquette University recently announced a new initiative that would grant funds to students and faculty looking to explore entrepreneurial ventures. The Marquette Enterprise Seed Fund, founded with the help of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation’s (WEDC’s) Capital Catalyst Program, will provide ventures with grants of $25,000 and $50,000 to groups that have created legal business entities. […]

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“Speed-dating” is not a term you hear very often in the business world, but at the 2015 Wisconsin Tech Summit, participants will be able to do just that to connect with other entrepreneurs and businesses. Emerging businesses will be given the opportunity to connect with larger, major firms to network and explore business relationships concerning […]


Global Entrepreneurship Week is Nov. 17-23, and will honor the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare across the globe. To celebrate, many organizations throughout Wisconsin are hosting events to honor entrepreneurs and showcase their efforts. Below is a sampling of Global Entrepreneurship Week […]


The Water Council recently announced six winners of Batch II of The BREW (Business. Research. Entrepreneurship. In Wisconsin.), an accelerator program for water technology startups. Batch II Winners include: Cadens: a pioneer in the field of micro- to small-hydropower, particularly in the deployment of Near Net Shape (NNS) technology to turbine design, production and installation of hydro-electric […]