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Wisconsin Entrepreneurship Showcase

September 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

You are invited to attend our fifth Wisconsin Entrepreneurship Showcase event that takes place on Thursday, September 28 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. The Showcase provides you with an opportunity to learn from Wisconsin’s best entrepreneurs. Last year over 550 people attended the event. The featured speakers include:

  • Kristen Berman (San Francisco, CA), Co-founder and Principal, Common Cents Lab. Previously Founder of netNerds, worked at Intuit and camera startup Lytro before co-founding Irrational Labs, a behavioral economics consulting company.
  • Zach Halmstad (Eau Claire, WI): Co-founder JAMF Software, provides enterprise management solutions for Apple devices and employs over 700 employees in 10 countries.
  • Alex Kubicek (Madison, WI), Co-founder & CEO, Understory, a venture backed company using ground-truth weather data to improve insurance and agriculture.
  • Brian Wiegand (Madison, WI): CEO and Co-founder, Gravy. Previously Co-founder of Bizfilings (acquired), Nameprotect (acquired); Jellyfish (acquired); Alice.com, Hopster (acquired). A career entrepreneur who enjoys launching companies with a track record of being one of the most accomplished entrepreneurs in Wisconsin by successfully starting and exiting four startups and working towards his fifth.

The event includes an opportunity to network with over 30 individuals with expertise in entrepreneurship who will be available to meet with you after the speakers.

Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The program starts promptly at 6:00 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m. Networking continues until 8:30 p.m. Free appetizers and punch will be provided. Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 27, 2017.


September 28, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Gordon Dining & Event Center
770 W Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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