Entrepreneurship in the New North

Startup Showcase

"Wisconsin has a rich history of entrepreneurs whose innovative ideas and diligent efforts have led to the development of products known worldwide. Not just in major cities but in communities throughout the state, entrepreneurship is a crucial force to propel the state’s economy into a vibrant future through the development of new businesses." -WEDC

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Every Wednesday, the New North will be featuring a weekly "Startup Showcase" that focuses on the cool, new things that entrepreneurs and small businesses are doing within the region. 

WEDC Offers Entrepreneur Support Program

Octonto County Entrepreneur Creates Portable Purification System

Latest New North Video Extols the Entrepreneurial Climate of Northeast Wisconsin

Pigeon-Metzner helps match businesses with art

Announcing the Rise of the Rest 6.0 Pitch Competition Finalists

The Commons Melds academia, industry to create tomorrow's innovators

AOL Co-Founder Steve Case to Lead Pitch Contest at Launch Wisconsin

New North Companies Invest in Emerging Truck Platooning Technology

Side business 'never a chore' for dental hygienist

UWO Student-Entrepreneur Banks on an Appleton Legacy

Steve Case: Is Green Bay the next Startupville?

Green Bay's Lanehub takes home $100,000 Rise of the Rest pitch prize

The Green Bay Packers and Microsoft join forces to drive economic growth and job creation in Wisconsin

Oshkosh Corp.'s JLTV crowned the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin

Startup Week Appleton

Stillmank Brewing presses its way into hard cider market with locally sourced apples

WEDC, Invest in Wisconsin launch $1 million initiative to boost tech startups

Are you cut out to be an entrepreneur? Find out at this workshop

Menasha's Fork Farms is changing the face of farming -- and helping schools, pantries

Golden Angels investing $1 million fund

Kimberly Entrepreneur Aims to Give Artists with Disabilities a Chance to Thrive

Sheboygan "Innovation district" on Indiana Avenue aims to attract, retain talent

Green Bay entrepreneur fills niche with snail farming

Combined Locks Tech Startup Aims for Animation Made Easy

New Coalition Prepares Young Companies for Investment and Rapid Scale-Up 

Streetwise Manitowoc: PetSkull Brewing's craft beers take off downtown

On your phone too much? This UWO senior has an app for that

The Heel Moves to Ashwaubenon, Sets Sights on Expansion 

'Flush!' Kohler's next-generation bathroom features voice-activated toilet

Matchback Systems Combines Bold Ideas and Big Data in the Shipping Industry to Save Money - and the Planet

Streetwise Sheboygan: Olivü products head to Hollywood

Mike Hall and Apex Accounting help businesses get their finances in order

Oconto County company receives WEDC grant

Prize list grows for Gov’s Business Plan Contest; Jan. 31 is deadline to enter 15 th annual competition

Green Bay company selected by NFL for Super Bowl startup competition

Safety-Warning Tape > Learn About the New “VOM” Solution

Appleton Entrepreneur Grows Business From Devotion to Healthy Living

'Project Pitch It' season 2 premiers Feb. 10 

For new Sheboygan hair salon, it takes a 'mustard seed'

Globally-recognized, Wisconsin-bred accelerator brings its early-stage business mentorship program to northeast Wisconsin

Co-working spaces close to opening downtown Green Bay up to innovators

Breakthrough Fuel leadership change positions Green Bay company for future growth

'Seura, order more towels': Green Bay company puts vanity Smart Mirrors at your service

Investor Profile: Winnebago Seed Fund

Fluckes' supportive partnership drives We Bike's success

Appleton's Harmony Pizza Cafe Carries on a Legacy of Inclusivity

Maglios expanding food operations with Safety Fresh Foods in Plymouth

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The New North is locating and accelerating fast-growth Entrepreneurs in Northeast Wisconsin through the 
Fast Forward program, which assists high-growth start-ups (Gazelles) and existing firms with finding mentors, talent and financing to help accelerate the company's ability to create and capture value.

Do you have something that you think should be included in the Startup Showcase or know an entrepreneur whom we could feature? Email us!

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