Entrepreneurs

If Milwaukee and Wisconsin want to capture their fair share of the creative economy, they had better abandon their usual way of doing things, according to RedPrairie Corp.'s John Jazwiec. That means significantly lower taxes, an end to the welfare system, and a greater commitment...

While the Australian and New Zealand tech markets have yet to catch the Web 2.0 craze, there is plenty of no-nonsense IT in both lands. DEMO columnist Chris Shipley recently visited the Aussies and the Kiwis to get the lowdown on down-under tech companies, and...

Milwaukee residents and businesses will have to wait a little longer for citywide wireless Internet service. City administrators apparently have lost patience with Midwest Fiber Networks, the firm it originally selected to build the system, and is courting two larger firms - Earthlink and Cellnet....

Tetsuro Wakatsuki and Ayla Annac founded InvivoSciences to provide a way to test drug candidates on living tissue - without the need for inefficient animal testing. The company now is gearing up to send its screening system into a $6 billion market....

Since most effective search engine optimization (SEO) tactics require good information about keywords, marketers may want to employ a little cloudy vision, according to columnist Troy Janisch. The use of keyword density - the creation of a keyword cloud - can help boost your website's...

Irene Hrusovsky, CEO of EraGen, a Madison-based developer of diagnostic products, will deliver a presentation on the future of the company to attendees of the Mid-America VentureForum with the goal of increasing the company's visibility. ...

To keep his company's story fresh to potential investors, and to network with other companies in the same stage of development, Loren Peterson, president and CEO of ZyStor Therapeutics, will showcase ZyStor at this year's Mid-America VentureForum. ...

With China's pharmaceutical and biotech industries still in their formative stages, their American, European, and Japanese counterparts should make significant investments in both India and China. Why? To take advantage of a talented labor pool and create markets for their own products, according to columnist...