Entrepreneurs

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has named Colin Scanes as its vice chancellor of research and economic development. Scanes will have the task of advancing university research and maximizing its job-creating potential. ...

All of us at some point during our careers have worked with someone who is unpleasant, difficult to get along with, and maybe even has undermined our efforts, stolen our ideas, or taken credit for our work. Even worse is working in an organization with...

uPortal, a broad-based initiative that has developed a free, sharable Web portal for use in higher education, including the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is the winner of 2007 Catalyst Award from EDUCAUSE. The open-source service enables higher education institutions to organize information and deliver it online...

The Madison-based AE Business Solutions has expanded its geographic reach by opening an office in Wausau. The company, which provides information technology services, appointed Denny Coyle to manage the office....

The federal government has awarded two more Small Business Innovation Research grants to NeoClone Biotechnology for its work in developing antibody microarray tests that could improve the detection of ovarian cancer. The grants, awarded by the National Cancer Institute, total $250,000. ...

The hits just keep coming with state information technology projects. The latest problem involves a $32.3 million computer system for the state's Medicaid health claims. The project, which was supposed to produce administrative savings, will be delayed at least 10 months, according to a report...