Economy & Business
12:40 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

Business is Sprouting for Cudahy's Angelic Bakehouse

Credit Mitch Teich

Angelic Bakehouse President and CEO Jenny Marino didn't come to her profession with a long background in food.  But her learning curve has taken off impressively - along with the size of her customer base.

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Economy & Business
3:34 pm
Fri February 13, 2015

Report Shows Wisconsin's Small Business Environment Is Improving

The latest Small Business Association report shows greater access to capital for Wisconsin businesses to grow.
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How important are small businesses to the state's economy?

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Economy & Business
3:02 pm
Wed February 4, 2015

Lessons to Learn from Successful Milwaukee Entrepreneurs

The cover story in Milwaukee Magazine features many local entrepreneurs both young and old that posses a unique business and motivational drive to create success.
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We hear a lot about the effort to lure entrepreneurs to the Milwaukee area – and the challenges that effort faces.

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Economy & Business
4:03 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

New Milwaukee Seed Accelerator Seeks To Jump-Start Innovation Among College Students

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Organizers hope The Commons, a new seed accelerator project, will spark more collaboration between the business community and higher education institutions in the Milwaukee region.

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Economy & Business
8:00 am
Thu July 11, 2013

New Foundation Aims to Help Startups

The missing piece in encouraging small, new employers in Wisconsin - funding, from investors willing to take a risk.

A new group hopes to spur startup businesses in Wisconsin - with an influx of money.

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Economy & Business
1:18 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Community Leaders Unveil Business Startup Partnership

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (left) discusses partnership with community leaders.

Milwaukee leaders plan to engage in an exercise to spur entrepreneurship. Dozens of people packed into a room at the new UWM School of Public Health Thursday, to hear about the plan. Milwaukee would be the first city in the U.S. to test the initiative.

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