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.

State Journal: Final presenters chosen for Governor’s Business Plan Contest

Nearly three-fourths of the young companies chosen for the final round of the Governor’s Business Plan contest are from the Madison area.

‘Diligent Dozen’ selected to present live June 2 at Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference

Finalists representing diverse tech-based sectors in Wisconsin’s startup economy will present live to judges in the Governor’s Business Plan Contest during the 13th annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Madison.

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.