BPC finalist Perfect Cross LLC in the news

August 5, 2011 For a company whose motto is “Stay strong. Move on,” competition is second nature. Perfect Cross LLC, the Nashotah maker of RapidForce adhesive muscle support and pain relief products for athletes and fitness enthusiasts, most recently competed in the Governor’s Business Plan Contest. The firm won in the category of advanced manufacturing. […]

BPC finalist in Journal Sentinel: Diabetes has a new opponent

August 2, 2011 More than four decades ago, Hans Sollinger lost one of his closest relatives to diabetes, an experience that strengthened his resolve to find a more effective treatment for the disease. Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness and amputation in the United States, and 1 million patients could potentially qualify for pancreatic […]

Governor Walker’s Welcome

Watch Governor Scott Walker’s welcome to attendees at the 2011 Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference

Neenah firm wins 2010 Biz Plan Contest

June 10, 2010 LIVEyearbook, a start-up company that is turning a new page on an iconic institution – the school yearbook – is the Grand Prize winner in the 2010 Governor’s Business Plan Contest. The company has won $50,000 in cash and services. Read more here.

Top 12 in Biz Plan Contest to square off at 2010 Entrepreneurs’ Conference

June 2, 2010 A talented line-up of finalists in the seventh annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest will compete for the contest’s top cash and in-kind prizes Tuesday during the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee. Read more here.

Contest entrants turning to clean-tech: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

May 23, 2010 A Milwaukee Journal Sentinel story details five finalists in the 2010 Governor’s Business Plan Contest whose plans fall into the broad category of “clean tech. Winners in the 2010 contest will be announced at the June 8-9 Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Milwaukee. Read more here.

Milwaukee Business Journal examines Business Plan Contest entries in region

April 23, 2010 Since 2004, the Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest has helped individuals and groups develop 1,500 ideas for high-tech companies and distributed $1 million in cash and prizes. Read more here.

From energy to health care, Biz Plan Contest captures best of Wisconsin technology

April 6, 2010 Twenty-one entries from 10 communities are competing in the finalist round of the seventh annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. Read more here.

Fifty-two of 284 entries advance to next round in Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest

February 25, 2010 Fifty-two entries from two-dozen communities have advanced to the semi-final round of the seventh annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest, contest producers announced Thursday. Read more here.

Medical device company wins sixth annual Governor’s Business Plan Contest

June 9, 2009 Eso- Technologies, a start-up company that has developed a monitoring device to reduce the risk of heart attacks for people undergoing surgery, is the Grand Prize winner in the 2009 Governor’s Business Plan Contest. The company has won $50,000 in cash and services. Read more here.