Entrepreneurs

For most of this series, I’ve discussed issues associated with start-up financing, especially for tech companies. One key issue in tech investing is the potential growth of the venture. It’s obvious, but worth restating: companies must grow extremely fast to generate the returns sought by...

MADISON, WI- We spend a fair amount of time in Wisconsin celebrating the quality of our scientific research--and with good reason. Institutions such as the UW-Madison, the Marshfield Clinic and Milwaukee's medical and engineering centers churn out world-class ideas....

MILWAUKEE, WI.- Whatever was goin’ down at the first-ever Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Milwaukee last week, it felt good. It felt good to see people smiling about what they were doing and what they planned to do....

I have often said: "The problem is that too many companies are out seeking risk capital that isn't appropriate for them." How can I support this Statement?...

Eau Claire, WI - Mike Strand, founder of StrandWare Inc., has established a business consulting firm called MikeStrand.com. The new venture, located in Eau Claire, provides services to companies in the technology, manufacturing, services and distribution industries....