BizTimes: Milwaukee companies among finalists in Business Plan Contest

Among the 24 finalists in the 12th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest are several Milwaukee-area companies representing a variety of industries. Read the full BizTimes story here.

New features to mark close of BPC at June 2-3 Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference

MADISON – Two new elements will mark the final phases of the 2015 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest at the 13th annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference, to be held June 2-3 at Madison’s Alliant Energy Center. Read More

WisBusiness features 2015 BPC semi-finalists is featuring a number of stories written by students in the UW-Madison Dept. of Life Sciences Communications:


WisBiz: Device to restore balance for stroke victims is getting on its feet

WisBusiness: Mother-daughter duo tackle Medicare together with 65 Incorporated

WisBusiness: Élevé Technical Innerwear – Revolutionizing the yogi’s underwear

WisBusiness: NightOwl Sleeper aims to increase baby safety, decrease parents’ worries

WisBusiness: Ex-Packer develops outlet for athletes beyond the game

More coming soon…

Milwaukee Courier: Dr. George Koonce to match athletes with jobs

Dr. George Koonce, Vice President for Advancement at Marian University and former linebacker for the Green Bay Packers, has been named a finalist in the 12th annual Wisconsin Governors Business Plan contest for his business initiative, Athlos 360. Koonce and Athlos 360 are the last African-American team left in the competition. Read More

State Journal: Thirteen local entries advance to BPC finalist round

Thirteen of the 24 entries advancing to the finalist round of the 12th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest are from the Madison area. Read More