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Wisconsin Accelerators & Incubators

5 Successful Accelerators and Incubators in Wisconsin

Hundreds of accelerators and incubators are found in Wisconsin and here is a list with the 5 best ones.

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Wisconsin has seen an increasing number of accelerators, incubators and entrepreneurship programs emerge for startups and entrepreneurs to gain exposure, become more productive, or make connections.

It is still hard for Wisconsin startups to get noticed by VCs, but these programs are proving to be extremely useful for startups looking for capital and other help.

That's why we've compiled a list of the 5 best accelerators and incubators in Wisconsin.


5 Accelerators and Incubators in Wisconsin

1) gener8tor

1) gener8tor

gener8tor is a concierge accelerator that invests in high-growth startups and is ranked nationwide.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Dan Armbrust, Joe Kirgues, Jon Eckhardt, Troy Vosseller
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 152
  • Number of exits: 8
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

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2) StartingBlock Madison

2) StartingBlock Madison

Starting Block Madison is a group of young entrepreneurs, investors, and advisers who get together to share new ideas.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • Started in: 2012
  • Industries: Innovation Management, Non Profit, Social Entrepreneurship

You can find their website here.

3) gbeta

3) gbeta

gBETA is a free seven-week accelerator for startups with a local presence.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

4) WERCBench Labs

4) WERCBench Labs

WERCBench Labs is a Midwest Energy Research Consortium program (M-WERC).

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • Started in: 2009
  • Number of investments: 16
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

5) AeroInnovate

5) AeroInnovate

AeroInnovate is a non-profit organization that assists aeroinnovators from all over the world who are launching or growing aero-related businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 8

You can find their website here.

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