Author: WTN News

Scientific research at UW-Madison is being transformed into thriving start-up companies that are playing a key role in the knowledge-based economy. This is the story of one such spin-off, Quintessence Biosciences, and a young graduate student named Laura Strong....

The Department of Financial Institutions is going through a renaissance under the leadership of Secretary Lorrie Keating Heinemann, who is taking an aggressive and creative approach to encourage more investments in start-up businesses and to measurably improve Wisconsin’s financial literacy scores. DFI is lending its...

Today, Palo Alto-based start-up Five Across introduced a new instant messenger system, called InterComm. At first blush, another IM system may seem redundant, silly and unnecessary. After all, AOL, MSN, and Yahoo already capture the vast majority of consumer IM users. What can a newcomer...

MILWAUKEE—The growing popularity of digital music recorders, digital cameras and laptops served as the catalyst for Brady Corporation's recent acquisition of ID Technologies Pte Ltd. ID Technologies is a Singapore-based manufacturer and supplier of pressure sensitive die-cut components and labeling products....

MADISON—It's PGA Championship Week in Wisconsin, which means the golfing world will beat a path to one of the state's most spectacular doorsteps, the 7,514-yard Whistling Straits course in Kohler. With lake-hugging holes named “Grand Strand,” “Cliff Hanger” and “Voyageur,” it's an inspiring place for...