Trends in VC Point to Opportunities in the Midwest

Before the coronavirus and subsequent economic downturn, the venture capital industry was continuing its relentless evolution. For instance, competition has become more intense in recent years, and the emergence of mega-funds (e.g. funds with at [...]

2020-08-03T16:16:24-05:00August 3rd, 2020|

Venture Capital Grows Stronger with Collaborative Corporations

Getting into the world of venture capital is indeed a financial decision. Yet to the right investors, it is also strategic, as VC investing can enhance the culture of your company, provide access to innovation [...]

2020-07-27T14:01:31-05:00June 8th, 2020|

Midwest Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: The Missing Pieces in Wisconsin

Read part 1: A Look at Michigan and Ohio Read part 2: A Look at Illinois and Minnesota In 2019, businesses in Wisconsin raised $204.8 million in 66 deals, which ranked 30th nationally. Thus, [...]

2020-09-21T10:27:48-05:00June 1st, 2020|

Midwest Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: A Look at Illinois and Minnesota

In a previous article, we reviewed the venture capital ecosystems in Ohio and Michigan. Now, let’s take a look at Illinois and Minnesota. Last year, Illinois businesses raised more than $2.2 billion (No. 8 [...]

2020-08-27T12:14:50-05:00May 20th, 2020|

The Coming Together of Wisconsin’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem During A Pandemic

 An Ecosystem Responds A city, state or region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem is important in providing access to innovation that positively impacts its people and community. In other words, the ecosystem strives to grow companies, [...]

2022-08-12T22:16:48-05:00May 4th, 2020|
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