Veteran mentors on call for contestants in 2016 Governor’s Biz Plan Contest

Experienced mentors from across Wisconsin will be available to offer advice to contestants during the 13th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. Initial entries of 250 words are due by 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. There is no cost to enter. Visit www.govsbizplancontest.com for more information and to get started. At any point during […]

WISC-TV3’s ‘For the Record’ looks at 2016 Biz Plan Contest; reasons to enter

Neil Heinen, of WISC-TV3’s “For the Record,” talks with Tech Council President Tom Still and bluDiagnostics Co-founders Katie Brenner and Jodi Schroll about the upcoming 2016 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. bluDiagnostics was last year’s Life Sciences category winner and overall grand prize winner. Watch the show here. For more information on the contest, visit www.govsbizplancontest.com.

Learn more about the Business Plan Contest at Jan. 20 info session in Madison

Join us at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Brocach Irish Pub in Madison to learn more about the 2016 Business Plan Contest. Tom Still, Tech Council president, and Jonathan Fritz, 12-time contest judge, will offer an overview of the contest and the benefits of participating, as well as answer attendees’ questions. 6 p.m. […]

Learn more about the 2016 Biz Plan Contest at Jan. 14 info session in Wauwatosa

Join us at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at the UW-Milwaukee Innovation Accelerator (1225 Discovery Parkway, Wauwatosa) to learn more about the 2016 Business Plan Contest. Tom Still, Tech Council president, and Jonathan Fritz, 12-time contest judge, will offer an overview of the contest and the benefits of participating, as well as answer attendees’ questions. There is no charge to attend. […]

Inside Wis: Statewide business plan contest is springboard for young companies

By Tom Still Katie Brenner of bluDiagnostics came up with an idea of a better fertility test for women because it was a problem she once struggled with herself. Fortunately for Brenner, she’s a researcher and with the help of another scientist developed a saliva-based test called Fertility Finder. Because gee-whiz technology doesn’t magically crack […]

Governor’s Business Plan Contest open for 2016 entries through Jan. 31, 2016

The 13th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2016 competition until 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. 

Madison Startups: bluDiagnostics Wins Gov Biz Plan Contest

A biomedical device that monitors fertility won the 2015 Governor’s Business Plan Contest, the Wisconsin Technology Council announced Wednesday at the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference at the Alliant Energy Center.

State Journal: Madison’s bluDiagnostics wins Governor’s Business Plan contest

A Madison startup whose device is aimed at helping women struggling with infertility took the grand prize in the Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan contest.

Xconomy: BluDiagnostics’ Fertility Device Wins WI Business Plan Contest

For the third year in a row, a life sciences startup took home the top prize at the Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest.

Device to help women with infertility wins 2015 Governor’s Business Plan Contest

A Madison startup company whose device is aimed at helping women struggling with infertility took home the grand prize in the 12th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest.