Launch Blog

Launch Blog 2018-04-25T14:30:34+00:00

Tour stop provides the recipe for helping NE Wisconsin grow its startup ecosystem

To champion and elevate innovation and entrepreneurship in northeast Wisconsin, the Rise of the Rest recently made a stop in Green Bay, the last of a six-city tour with Steve Case, the founder of AOL, and J.D. Vance, a partner in Case’s venture capital firm, Revolution LLC. Read More

October 26, 2017|Events & Community Support|

QNBV companies have a record year in 2016

2016 saw Wisconsin high-tech startups raise a record $281.7 million in funding as part of WEDC’s Qualified New Business Venture (QNBV) Program. Investments in QNBV companies were up a whopping 60 percent from $177 million in 2015. WEDC issued a near-record $17.9 million in tax credits, surpassed only by the $18.2 million issued in 2015. Read More

September 1, 2017|Entrepreneur Resources & Programs|
Load More Posts