Author: WTN News

Kelly Fitzsimmons admitted something that she probably wouldn’t have said to her company’s investors. Fitzsimmons, co-founder and CEO of the Wisconsin-based Comic Wonder, a web site dedicated to the fine art of joke telling, sheepishly confessed that she’s a rotten joke teller. Fortunately, she’s a...

It's all about relationships for Tim Schaefer. As CIO for Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, he leads 1,300 employees and 1,000 contractors and is advancing the strategy of a firm for which relationships among customers, representatives and executives drive the business forward....

Madison, Wis. — NanoMedex, a University of Florida spin-off pharmaceutical company, is moving its headquarters and lab to Wisconsin and has received funding from Kegonsa Capital Partners in Fitchburg, according to a report in the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel....

Madison, Wis. — The Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced today that it would present its Stem Cell Action awards September 22 at the World Stem Cell Summit here, and that among the honorees is Governor Jim Doyle....

Remember Jurassic Park—the Steven Spielberg sci fi flick in which a greedy businessman and his mad-scientist minions reached inside prehistoric amber to extract, and ultimately clone, dino DNA that had been sucked up by a sap-trapped bug? Seem far fetched?...

In 2001, the SBA took the position that a company in which venture capital firm(s) own more than 49% cannot qualify for SBIR/STTR grants. A bill that will likely be approved by Congress and put before the President could have a significant impact on many...