Entrepreneurs

A federal grant will help researchers at two Madison life science companies - QBI Life Sciences and GWC Technologies - collaborate to study the absorption qualities of early-stage drug candidates. Both are located in the MGE Innovation Center at University Research Park. ...

The Technology, Education, and Commerce (T.E.C.) Center, a Madison technology business incubator, is getting more funding and more space to help early-stage tech companies. The center will receive a grant from the Department of Commerce and has officially opened its third building....

Why would a Wisconsin angel network invest in a St. Louis company when local companies need angel and venture capital investments? For the same reason outside investors are giving Wisconsin companies a stronger look - compelling technology with real market potential....

Wisconsin and Midwestern businesses that want to tap deeper into the federal budget will have an opportunity to learn how during the national SBIR Conference in Milwaukee Nov. 6-9. This marks the first time Wisconsin has hosted the national conference, and organizers are crafting a...

GE is a crucible of management talent and a producer of CEOs that rivals universities. Now GE is embarking on a new challenge – producing organic (internally-generated) growth....

With apologies (we think) to Donald Trump, columnist Paul Gibler explains why no marketer can ignore the benefits of publishing content using Really Simple Syndication (RSS). While implementation is still weak among companies with $50 million or more in annual sales, a majority (63 percent)...

Taking a few jabs at Washington, Gov. Jim Doyle makes the case for his alternative fuels plan. In what he is labeling a "Declaration of Energy Independence," the governor is calling for 25 percent of the state's power and 25 percent of its transportation fuels...

Madison may be a long way from becoming the electronic gaming capital of the world, but local industry experts believe the potential exists here, and perhaps statewide, for another technology industry to take root and grow....

Courtships that began at a San Jose scientific showcase will continue as Platypus Technologies seeks marketing and distribution partners for a new line of research tools. The Fitchburg biotech already has attracted $16 million in government grants and angel investments, and is looking for an...