Co-founder Ben Camp talks about his start-up's ethical approach to connecting addicts with recovery resources.
Heather Wentler, executive director of the Doyenne Group, shares tips for female entrepreneurs and discusses the tragedy of losing her business partner Amy Gannon in 2019.
From the electric guitar to stem cell therapies, entrepreneurs have demonstrated incredible ingenuity throughout Wisconsin’s history. Yet in r…
Find out which American cities are the most polluted, plus the state of press freedom around the world, and more of this week's trends in data…
Fresh shellfish is hard to come by in Wisconsin and the Midwest in general, but Madison-based Cultured Decadence hopes to bring lobster and other seafood to more plates in a nontraditional way.
A new generation of startups wants to disrupt the construction industry - layer by layer - by automating production with industrial 3D printers.
Entrepreneurship is one of the many ways that individuals can build wealth in America. There are nearly 170 thousand minority-owned startups in the U.S., employing over 700 thousand people and generating close to $100 billion in annual revenue.
I expected this year to write about mostly about local startups, high-tech companies and venture capital investments. While I got to do some o…
Starting Up: SimpleMachines Inc. is ready to launch a new type of computer chip that its founder said is faster and more powerful than currently available chips while using less electricity.
Starting Up: Otologic Technologies wants to use recordings during ear exams to enhance images inside the ear and compare them to a database of known ear abnormalities to make the diagnostic process more accurate.
“We have six teams with broad areas of focus ranging from defense products to education software to agricultural pest control,” the program manager said.
Starting Up: Madison-based SciArt Software in 2018 began licensing software with technology developed at UW-Madison that better helps engineers design lightweight but durable parts for machines.
"You watch Netflix on demand, use Spotify on demand, right?" AirDeck's founder said. "But yet people want you to show up to live webinars and demonstrations, and that's not the world we live in anymore."
Plumb Pharmaceuticals, which is developing a drug delivery method that will help people battling opioid addition, received cash and in-kind services for winning the Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest.
With fun, colorful patterns and tongue-in-cheek inspirational messaging, Verona-based athletic-wear startup WodBottom makes clothing for women…
The online platform helps businesses test out products, advertisements or programs online to get feedback from consumers — research that had largely been done with in-person interviews or focus groups.
Starting Up: Kilter Rewards is looking to get more users onto its platform where friends, family and colleagues can track and compare their fitness activities in earn rewards for themselves as well as their favorite charities.
GrocerKey develops software that lets shoppers select items from home on an app or computer which are then packaged for pickup or delivery.
The core use of Holos' technology isn't that different whether its used by a grade schooler or an airman.
Faux leather, latex paints, adhesives, no-chip nail polish — all of these and more are made with a key ingredient that’s made from petroleum a…
Goods Unite Us, founded in Madison in 2017, allows consumers to search through thousands of brands and see about how much money those brands funnel into politics.
Steady Shot is just a small piece of clear plastic, but when attached to an insulin injection pen, inventor Shawn Michels says it can make inj…
Richelle Martin is managing director of the Winnow Fund.
The Idea Fund of La Crosse has purchased one of Swallow Solutions' products.