Businesses that have worked with the Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC), Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, Food Finance Institute or multiple programs:
- Betterbin of Kronenwetter, providing product-specific composting instructions based on where you live through a technology-based app
- ChloBis Water of Madison, providing an innovative and energy-efficient solution to address challenges at the intersection of the water-energy nexus with a new desalination battery
- CompRex of La Crosse, specializing in the design, engineering and manufacturing of compact heat exchangers and heat exchange reactors targeted for high temperature and pressure applications
- Contrast Dynamics of Verona, developing technology to image as well as measure and quantify the velocity of blood flow in blood vessels
- FANTM of Madison, developing next-generation wearable human-computer interfaces that enable users to interact with digital systems using gesture and motion in AR, VR and more
- HeyGov of Sturgeon Bay, transforming local government through a suite of digital tools
- My Hearing Care of Milwaukee, developing an over-the-counter hearing aid that makes better hearing more accessible and more affordable for people suffering from mild to moderate hearing loss
- Rapid Radicals Technology of Milwaukee, creating a rapid, decentralized wastewater treatment system that can treat water 16 times faster than conventional treatment
What’s next? Finalists will deliver seven-minute pitches live at the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference on June 1. Winners will be announced June 2 during the closing of the conference.
Congrats to all of the innovators pursuing this opportunity and chasing their dreams!