WisPolitics.com post-primary virtual luncheon on races for governor and the U.S. Senate


Click here to register. Top journalists will convene at a virtual WisPolitics.com luncheon Aug. 11 at noon CT for an hourlong analysis on nationally important races for governor and the U.S. Senate. Aug. 9 primaries will decide fall opponents for GOP U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson and Dem Gov. Tony Evers. Analysis from: —Jessie Opoien, Capitol […]

St. Croix EDC Membership Appreciation, Recruitment, & Networking Event 2022

Tattersall Distilling 1777 Paulson Road, River Falls, WI

Click here to register. You're invited to.... St. Croix EDC’s Summer 2022 Membership Appreciation, New Member Recruitment, and Business Of The Year In Person Recognition Event 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Complementary craft cocktails, beer, soft drinks, appetizers, and of course networking are part of the festivities. A short program is planned around 5:00 to recognize […]

2022 Badger Startup Summit

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery 330 North Orchard Street, Madison, WI

Now in its tenth year the Badger Startup Summit is a highly interactive welcoming event connecting entrepreneurs, thought leaders, the startup curious, creatives and innovators. Click here to register. Come join us at the Badger Startup Summit to: - Hear entrepreneurs talk about their inspiring "How I Build This" journeys. - Make connections with entrepreneurs, […]

2022 Madison Region Economic Development & Diversity Summit

Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center One John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI

Click here to register! This year marks the ninth year of continued partnership between the Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) and the Urban League of Greater Madison (ULGM), hosting a joint event for Madison Region business and community leaders focused on economic development and diversity. Each year, the Summit builds on previous events in a […]

Pressure Chamber

Majestic Theatre 115 King Street, Madison, WI

Greater Madison’s apex live pitch contest returns to the Majestic Theatre on Aug. 16 during Forward Festival! Click here to register. Presented by Michael Best & Friedrich, Pressure Chamber is an action-packed program featuring a select number of companies pitching for a reserved spot in the Chamber's exclusive Greater Madison startup meetings with top Silicon Valley investment firms this fall. Better yet, […]

Innovation and Sustainability: Startups, Business Models, Market Trends

StartingBlock 821 E. Washington Ave. Suite 200, Digital Den, Madison, WI

Hear from founders, experts and startup execs in clean tech, energy & renewables What are the opportunities and challenges for entrepreneurs addressing big problems in climate and sustainability (such as energy and renewable resources) while bringing their inventions to market? What are larger market forces and trends, regulatory climate, and successful business models? What is […]

Demystifying the Pro Forma: Building Financial Projections


In 40+ years of working with entrepreneurs, we have regularly observed that “the money part” of business planning is often what causes many business owners and would-be business owners alike the most anxiety, confusion, and roadblocks challenges. Yet the numbers don’t have to scare intimidate you. Instead, understanding a clear financial path for plan for […]

Activating Women’s Impact in Science Entrepreneurship

Old Sugar Distillery 931 E Main St #8, Madison, WI

How often do you see women founders or women on the early stage teams of biohealth, science or engineering startups? The costs of underrepresentation are many: insights unspoken, business or career opportunities lost, startups that never start. It’s more than just a pipeline problem, it’s a systemic one—and it’s up to all of us to […]