Laura King, with Elucent Medical of Madison, is the 2014 grand prize winner and Life Sciences category winner. Congratulations!
Congrats to other category winners: Henry Schwartz, MobCraft Beer (pictured); Heather Johnston, Find My Spot; and Scott Vanderbeck, Organic Research Corp.
The top 13 finalists, or “Diligent Dozen,” squared-off with presentations at the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference on June 3 in Madison. (Will Robus, Little Green Pencil)
Since its inception in 2004, more than 2,900 entries have been received across four categories – advanced manufacturing, business services, information technology and life sciences.
“Rowheels [2012 Grand Prize winner] is creating jobs, is certified as a Qualified New Business Venture…and is raising working capital for manufacturing.” – Rimas Buinevicius, Rowheels
Since 2004, contestants from about 300 unique Wisconsin communities have participated in the Governor’s Business Plan Contest.
Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch encourages Wisconsin entrepreneurs to enter the 2014 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest in a video describing the contest and its results over time.