Venture Capital

Now that they have been busted, what will happen to the clever souls that earned their fortunes by inventing and marketing increasingly complex securities to increasingly clueless customers? In this look at the venture capital fallout from the credit crunch, WTN guest columnist Paul Jones...

Brookfield, Wis. - Mike Roth, founding principal of Stark Investments, will speak about the current state of the investment markets at the Nov. 13 meeting of the Wisconsin Innovation Network in Brookfield. The meeting will be held at Brookfield Suites Hotel and Convention Center, 1200 S....

Eight prominent investors from Wisconsin and beyond will serve as judges for the Elevator Pitch Olympics during the 2008 Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium in Madison. The investors, which include Venture Investors' John Neis and the Phenomenelle Angels' Jan Eddy, will hear from up to 20...

Early-stage investor Judy Owen will discuss plans for her Calumet Venture Fund 1 during an Oct. 16 meeting of the Wisconsin Innovation Network's Northeast Chapter. Calumet Venture Fund 1 plans to invest in Midwestern electronic product companies, including software, health and medical products, and green...

Appleton, Wis. - The Crucible is a "venture luncheon" held every two months where an early-stage, high-impact entrepreneurial team is invited to pitch their business plan to a select panel of high-impact business (HIB) investors and a "studio audience" of HIB community members. The next luncheon...