Entrepreneurs

Kay Napier, whose marketing expertise has played a role in successful product launches at Proctor & Gamble and McDonald's Corp., has been named to the board of directors of Third Wave Technologies....

Does John Jazwiec have as much to complain about as Darwin Smith, the former Kimberly-Clark CEO who disparaged Wisconsin's business climate back in the 1980s? Jazwiec, the RedPrairie software leader, has sparked another debate by hinting of the company's desire to leave Wisconsin....

With the announcement of a $1 million grant, researchers outside of UW-Madison will be encouraged to develop their own technology ideas. Some at schools like UW-Milwaukee, UW-La Crosse, and UW-Oshkosh already have....

A generation ago, then-Gov. Lee Dreyfus made a few waves when he suggested that Wisconsin and other Great Lakes states should become "the blue-eyed Arabs of the Upper Midwest" by selling fresh water to the nation's fast-growing Sunbelt. Well, the issue of water as an...

Following its latest round of angel financing, aOva Technologies, a maker of egg protein products, plans to use $3 million in new funds to drive agricultural sales. But moving up in the pecking order may require upwards of 40,000 egg-producing hens....