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WisBusiness: The Podcast with Erin Rasmussen for the American Wine Project

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” features another conversation with Erin Rasmussen, founder and winemaker for the American Wine Project.   As climate change is...

WEDC changing procedures on Foxconn following Legislative Audit Bureau report

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. is changing its procedures to ensure Foxconn can only collect tax credits on workers living in the state, following...

Foxconn falls short of hiring goals to qualify for first round of tax credits

Assembly Minority Leader Gordon Hintz says Foxconn failing to qualify for the first round of state tax credits is the latest sign the company...

Foxconn leaders understand environmental concerns, Evers says

Gov. Tony Evers says he's confident Foxconn's leaders understand his concerns around the manufacturer's environmental impact in Wisconsin.   Addressing RENEW Wisconsin's Renewable Energy Summit yesterday...

Researchers invent new method to create hybrid yeast strains

UW-Madison researchers have developed a new method for creating hybrid yeast strains for use in commercial fermentation and brewing.   An info sheet from the Wisconsin...

WisBusiness: The Podcast with Saran Ouk, CEO and founder of ConNEXTions

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” is with Saran Ouk, CEO and founder of ConNEXTions, a Madison nonprofit startup connecting low-income youth with...

Cellectar reporting favorable results from clinical trial

Cellectar Biosciences is reporting patients in a recent clinical trial of its cancer therapy medication are surviving longer.   The first four study groups of the...

Researchers develop method to treat radiation-induced tissue damage

Researchers at UW-Madison have discovered a new method for treating radiation-induced tissue damage using certain white blood cells altered with stem cells.   According to an...

Wisconsin Partnership Program funding projects to reduce health inequities

The Wisconsin Partnership Program is awarding $750,000 to 15 community projects that aim to reduce health inequities.   As part of the UW School of Medicine...

WisBusiness: The Podcast with Dr. Tim Bartholow, chief medical officer for WEA Trust

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: The Podcast” is with Dr. Tim Bartholow, chief medical officer for WEA Trust.   This Madison-based insurance company has a public...

WARF, WiSys portfolios available for ‘browsing’ by tech, industry shoppers

Making innovative UW System and UW-Madison technologies available to industry in northeast Wisconsin was the topic of a recent Tech Council Innovation Network meeting...

Wisconsin falls two spots in new state health rankings

Wisconsin has fallen two places in the latest state-by-state health care rankings from the United Health Foundation, which highlights rising levels of obesity and...

Employers looking to coding bootcamps for junior developers

Some Wisconsin employers are looking outside of traditional higher education to find job-ready software developers.   That’s according to Paul Jirovetz, director of operations for DevCodeCamp,...

Companies driving down opioid prescriptions while overdoses are on the rise

Madison-area companies are finding ways to drive down the number of opioid prescriptions while overdoses are on the rise statewide.   Kiio is a business with...

Cyber Monday puts e-commerce shipping woes in the spotlight

When you hear the phrase Black Friday, what do you visualize? Most likely, it’s the huddled masses waiting for hours on end outside of...