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Grow North Regional Economic Development Corporation

Grow North is a catalyst for economic prosperity in the Northwoods region.

Specializes in: North Central Wisconsin Region (Grow North)

Tommy Wartman

Phone: (715) 365-4468

5364 College Drive
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Alchemy Angel Investors

A network of investors that unleash untapped sources of innovation through strategic investment in early-stage, impactful, and scalable startups founded by world-class entrepreneurs.

Dana Guthrie


507 E Michigan St
Milwaukee, WI 53202


BioForward is an action-oriented association meeting the needs of over 200 biohealth leaders throughout Wisconsin and supporting the growth of Wisconsin's robust and comprehensive biohealth cluster.

Michael Harrison

Phone: (414) 520-2155

214 N Hamilton, Suite 202
Madison, WI 53703

Catalyst BioConsulting

Catalyst BioConsulting (formerly PICO – Postdoc Industry Consultants) is a business consulting group comprised of highly trained scientists that provides a broad range of business consulting services for the many challenges faced by start-up and established firms. We offer pro-bono services geared towards the sustainable development and growth of innovative biotech and health technology companies in Wisconsin and beyond.

Julie Tetzlaff

Phone: (414) 955-5894

8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Center for Technology Commercialization

The Center for Technology Commercialization’s objective is to guide you through the complex and exciting journey of bringing your technology from idea to market. The journey includes helping you connect to funding and guidance from experienced business leaders.

Idella Yamben

Phone: (608) 263-3315

780 Regent Street
Suite 305
Madison, WI 53715

Community Economic Development Program, Division of Extension, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The goal of the UW-Madison Extension Community Economic Development Program is to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for Wisconsin residents. Our purpose is rooted in working with community leaders by applying research and providing educational programming.

Brandon Hofstedt

Phone: (715) 928-0888

702 Langdon St
Madison, WI 53706

Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center

The Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center is dedicated to the promotion of a strong community through the encouragement of tourism, business and economic development balanced with a concern for the environment.

Karen Margelofsky



Eagle River Revitalization Program

The Eagle River Main Street Program
employs the National Main Street model of Organization, Design Promotion and Economic Vitality to support existing businesses, attract new entrepreneurs, invest in community improvements, and promote special events.

Martha Geiseman

Phone: (715) 477-0645

525 Maple
P.O. Box 2302
Eagle River, WI 54521

Florence County Economic Development

Helping Rural Business Grow:
If you want to start a new business in Florence County, expand your existing business or find new business opportunities, Florence County Economic Development is here to help. Our mission is to retain, expand and recruit a diversified business population providing broad and varied job opportunities while safeguarding the area’s natural surroundings.

Eric Printz

Phone: (715) 528-3294

501 Lake Ave
PO Box 410
Florence, WI 54121

Food Finance Institute

Our mission at the Food Finance Institute is to make sophisticated financial technical assistance available to every growing food, beverage, and value-added farm enterprise.

Shelbie Blank

Phone: (608) 890-0780

780 Regent Street, Suite 305
Room 431
Madison, WI 53715

Forward BIO Institute

The Forward BIO Institute supports transformative research and development, promotes workforce development, and fosters public-private partnership establishment in the emerging area of biomanufacturing: the advanced manufacturing of therapeutic medical devices, cells, tissues or pharmaceuticals.

Phil Keegan




Forward BIOLABS maintains and operates co-working life science labs and offices that are fully equipped, maintained, and supported that allow entrepreneurs to realize capital efficiencies, focus on their science, and meet milestones efficiently.

Jessica Martin Eckerly

Phone: (608) 577-6625

504 S. Rosa Road
Suite 200
Madison, WI 53719

Forward Festival

Wisconsin's largest technology and entrepreneurship festival.

Molly Walsh

Phone: (608) 698-5890

7 north pinckney street
Madison, WI 53703


gBETA is a program of nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor. gBETA is a free, seven-week accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. Each program is capped at five teams, and requires no fees and no equity.

Nathan Acevedo

Phone: (630) 401-5259

821 E Washington Ave Suite 200-G
Madison, WI 53703

gener8tor - Milwaukee Office

gener8tor is nationally-ranked venture capital firm and accelerator that brings together startup founders, investors, corporations, job seekers, universities, musicians and artists.

Molly Dill


313 N. Plankinton Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Golden Angels Investors

Golden Angels Investors is a member led organization of over 100 investors committed to funding and helping companies from pitch through exit. Our members are entrepreneurs, CEO's, venture capitalists and professionals who have founded and built world-class companies.

Mary Hannes

Phone: (262) 227-0123

250 N Sunny Slope Rd Ste 200
Brookfield, WI 53005

Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship

The University of Wisconsin System’s Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship helps entrepreneurs, businesses and economic development professionals across the state to achieve their goals through expert consulting, educational resources and a dynamic statewide network.

Stephanie Robey

Phone: (608) 263-7794

432 N. Lake Street
Madison, WI 53706

Langlade County Economic Development Corporation

A 501(c) 3 Non-profit Economic Development Corporation for Langlade County

Angie Close`

Phone: (715) 623-5123

312 Forrest Avenue
Antigo, WI 54409

LegalCORPS Inventor Assistance Program (IAP)

The IAP at LegalCORPS provides assistance to inventors & entrepreneurs with Intellectual Property protection. Services include: IP Brief Advice Clinics, legal assistance through the patent process for qualified inventors, and educational programs.

Donna Rauch

Phone: (651) 583-5979

1000 LaSalle Ave SCH 317
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Let's Minocqua Visitors Bureau + Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to the communities of Minocqua, Arbor Vitae, and Woodruff - Nature’s Original Water Park™.

Krystal Westfahl

Phone: (715) 356-5266

8216 Hwy 51 South
Minocqua, WI 54548

Nicolet College

Handshake is the job search platform used by all of the 16 WTCS schools.

Sara Tienhaara

Phone: (715) 365-4566

5364 College Dr
PO Box 518
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Oneida County Economic Development Corporation

The Oneida County Economic Development Corporation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, assists individuals and businesses to expand our economic base and provide employment alternatives to the citizens of Oneida County. We are also a conduit between business and government on a local, regional, state, and federal level.

Jeff Verdoorn

Phone: (715) 369-9110

PO Box 682
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce

Our Mission - The Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to the enrichment of the greater Rhinelander community with an emphasis on our members.

Our Vision - To foster relationships that strengthen and support our community.

Lauren Sackett

Phone: (715) 365-7464

450 W. Kemp Street
P.O. Box 795
Rhinelander, WI 54501

Scale Up Milwaukee

Scale Up Milwaukee is, at its very core, an initiative to infuse a greater ambition and capacity to grow into our region. By working directly with ambitious entrepreneurs and the stakeholders that support them, Scale Up Milwaukee helps companies grow, accelerating the environment that makes growth a core, self-sustaining part of the fabric of Milwaukee.

Elizabeth Cizinsky

Phone: (414) 905-0118

247 W Freshwater Way
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204


The GRID champions entrepreneurial thinking and cultivates an entrepreneurial ecosystem that drives regional economic vitality and connects business builders to the resources, education, expertise, and social connections that will help new ventures succeed and help entrepreneurs thrive in the Northwoods.

Toni Van Doren

Phone: (715) 365-4425

PO Box 518
Rhinelander, WI 54501

The Water Council

The Water Council supports all stages of freshwater technology companies.The Water Council offers a number of water-innovation focused programs including the corporate-sponsored Tech Challenge, our BREW accelerator and the Pilot Program.

Karen Frost

Phone: (414) 988-8755

247 W. Freshwater Way
Suite 500
Milwaukee, WI 53204

Three Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce

The Three Lakes Chamber is dedicated to promoting and protecting the interests and needs of the business and civic community. It is our mission to enhance economic and recreational growth in the Three Lakes Area while preserving our community’s character and unspoiled environment.

Collette Sorgel

Phone: (715) 546-3344

1704 Superior St
Three Lakes, WI 54562

Tomahawk Regional Chamber of Commerce

The Tomahawk Chamber is the leading voice of business, industry and tourism in Tomahawk and the surrounding area.

Mission Statement:
The Tomahawk Regional Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to serving our members and the community in the development, retention, promotion and advocacy of tourism and business in
Tomahawk and the surrounding area

Jesica Witte

Phone: (715) 453-5334

208 N 4th Street
Tomahawk, WI 54487

U.S. Small Business Administration

Created in 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) continues to help small business owners and entrepreneurs pursue the American dream. The SBA is the only cabinet-level federal agency fully dedicated to small business and provides counseling, capital, and contracting expertise as the nation’s only go-to resource and voice for small businesses.

Tammie Clendenning

Phone: (414) 297-1093

310 W. Wisconsin Avenue Suite 580W
Milwaukee, WI 53203

University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives

The University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives (UWCC) is a trusted and unbiased voice on the cooperative business model serving the needs of cooperatives in Wisconsin. Our team of cooperative development specialists is available to help you start a new co-op, strengthen an established co-op, or convert an existing business to the cooperative structure.

Courtney Berner

Phone: (608) 890-0966

427 Lorch Street
Madison, WI 53706

University of Wisconsin Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic

The UW Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic provides free legal services for startups throughout the state of Wisconsin. Services include company formation, trademarks/patents/copyrights, contracts, and website terms and privacy policies.

Jeffrey Glazer

Phone: (608) 561-4304

975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706


The Extension Institute of Community Development provides educational programming to assist leaders, communities, and organizations realize their fullest potential. We work with communities to build the vitality that enhances their quality of life and enriches the lives of their residents. We educate in leadership development, organizational development, food systems, community economic development, local government education and much more. In short, the Community Development Institute plants and cultivates the seeds for thriving communities and organizations.

Christopher Stark

Phone: (715) 525-1449

200 E. Madison St.
Crandon,, WI 54521

UW-Madison Patent & Trademark Resource Center

Steenbock Library is a Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), part of a nationwide network of public, state and academic libraries designated by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to disseminate patent and trademark information and support diverse intellectual property needs of the public.

Dave Bloom

Phone: (608) 262-3007

Steenbock Library, Rm. 118
550 Babcock Dr.
Madison, WI 53706

Venture Investors

Venture Investors seeks the next big things in healthcare. Based in the Midwest with open access to renowned research universities, and the vibrant communities that surround them, we target, uncover, and invest in extraordinary ideas that will shape the future of health and wellness. With decades of proven success, we’re fueling the future of what’s driving healthcare. Today, we have $275 million in assets under management.

Andy Kadlec

Phone: (608) 441-2700

1433 N Water Street Suite 400
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Vilas County Board

Serve as as County Board Supervisor, currently 3rd term. County Social Services Board Vice Chair. Veterans Service Committee Chair. Public Health Board Vice Chair. Planning/Zoning Committee. Oneida/Vilas Transit Commission Vice Chair. Served 2 terms on St Germain Town Board.. St.Germain Housing Authority Vice Chair.

Marv Anderson

Phone: (715) 581-3956

2425Forest Primeval Rd
St Germain, Wi 54558

Vilas County Economic Development Corporation

From financial assistance and business planning to a vast network of support, the Vilas County Economic Development Corporation provides the expertise for current and new business, entrepreneurs and remote workers to be successful in our beautiful Northwoods – all at no charge. Please contact us for more information at (715) 337-0061 or [email protected]

Kathy Schmitz

Phone: (715) 337-0061

521 E. Wall Street
PO Box 1621
Eagle River, WI 54521


WBD is a non-profit organization providing financial and educational resources to small business throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota. WBD is authorized to offer and fulfill the SBA 504 loan U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) public policy objective to support small businesses and create jobs in our communities through long-term, fixed-rate financing.

Darren Paul

Phone: (608) 316-3580

4618 S. Biltmore Lane
Madison, WI 53718

Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce

The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce works to create a fully inclusive state by promoting economic growth and opportunities among LGBT owned and allied businesses, corporations, and professionals in Wisconsin.

Jason Rae

Phone: (715) 790-4334

5027 W North Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53208

Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Stevens Point

The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Stevens Point is part of a statewide network supporting entrepreneurs and business owners through no-cost, confidential consulting and targeted educational programs.

Patrick Gatterman



Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Go Global Initiative

Small businesses assistance with importing and exporting

Chris Wojtowicz

Phone: (608) 572-2397

780 Regent Street, Suite 305
Madison, WI 53715

Wisconsin Technology Council

The Wisconsin Technology Council is the independent, non-profit science and technology advisory group to the governor and Legislature, with programs serving emerging businesses, investors and others in the tech-based economy.

Tom Still

Phone: (608) 442-7557 Ext: 6084427557

455 Science Drive
Madison, WI 53711

Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce

The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce serves veterans and military families by providing resources to support veteran owned and veteran friendly businesses across Wisconsin. We are the voice of Wisconsin’s veteran business community, dedicated to improving the business climate for military veterans and their allies.

Saul Newton

Phone: (414) 207-4376

313 N. Plankinton Avenue
Ward 4 MKE
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Wisconsin Women's Business Intitaive Corporation

WWBIC is a leading innovative statewide economic development corporation. We focus on individuals who face barriers in accessing traditional financing or education support by opening opportunity for pursuit of their dreams and economic well-being.

Heather Lux

Phone: (414) 263-5450

1533 N. RiverCenter Dr.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53212

WiSolve Consulting Group

WiSolve Consulting Group is a non-profit providing low-cost, data-driven business services to entrepreneurs and businesses and experiential training to UW graduate and postdoctoral members in entrepreneurship practices to enhance business acumen.

Christopher Konop

Phone: (608) 358-7862

123 N Blount St
Madison, WI 53703

WiSys VentureHome

WiSys VentureHomes form a network of startup hubs that combine statewide resources with community initiatives to provide local entrepreneurs access to a full menu of startup resources accessible locally.

Adhira Sunkara

Phone: (608) 316-4014

401 Charmany Dr.
Suite 205
Madison, WI 53719

Women's Business Development Center

To support and accelerate business development and growth, targeting women and serving other underserved communities and veterans, in order to strengthen their participation in, and impact on, the economy.

Jessie Leonard

Phone: (414) 395-4564

1533 N. RiverCenter Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53212

WVCA (Wisconsin Venture Capital Association)

The Wisconsin Venture Capital Association is a non-profit trade organization designed to encourage investor participation and collaboration in Wisconsin’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Toni Brown

Phone: (608) 501-0000

WVCA c/o 4490 Ventures
Madison, WI 53703

Young Enterprising Society

YES’s mission is to be an international epicenter for financially, politically and socially progressive individuals. Serving as a hub, YES mobilizes people, information, resources and capital for the greater good of its members and society at large.

Khalif El-Amin

Phone: (414) 736-9036

4201 N 27th Street
Milwaukee, United States 53216

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