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Wisconsin Investment Partners


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Wisconsin Investment Partners

Wisconsin Investment Partners (WIP) is a network of more than 90 angel investors who specialize in funding and guiding startups in the technology and life sciences sectors. Since its founding in 2000 by Dick Leazer and Terry Sivesind, WIP has made investments in more than 50 startup companies. Notable early-stage investments include Forward Health Group, Murfie, Snowshoe and Hopster. WIP invested more than $4 million in 2014 alone. Visit WIP’s website to learn more about its application process.


Name: Wisconsin Investment Partners
Location: Madison
Contact(s): Bob Wood
Preferred Industries: Technology and Life Sciences
Total Number of Active Investments: 34
Total Number of Wisconsin Investments: 30
Seeking New Investments: Yes
Preferred Deal Types: Seed and early-stage investments
Will lead on a deal: Yes