Monthly Archives: September 2011

Madison a Top City For Young Adults

Not only is Madison the most educated city in the US, it was also just rated one of the 10 Great Cities for Young Adults by Kiplinger Magazine. Young, smart people are the cornerstone of Madison’s Capital Entrepreneurs community, and … Continue reading

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Sector67 Project Featured in Wired

Madison hackerspace (and CE member) Sector67 was recently crowned the champion of the Power Racing Series, and subsequently featured in Wired Magazine. Contestants competed with souped-up Power Wheels cars in three challenges: a drag race, a 15-lap mini Grand Prix, … Continue reading

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Networked Insights Raises $20 Million

In what may be the biggest non-biotech venture capital funding ever in Wisconsin, CE member company Networked Insights recently completed a $20 million Series B round of funding. Networked Insights was founded in 2006 and makes a social media listening … Continue reading

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Build Madison Recap

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The second Build Madison proved to be even more successful than the first. Over 60 people gathered at Sector67 on Saturday and pitched 19 different potential project ideas. Teams formed around 13 of these projects and quickly got to figuring out how they were going to turn their idea into a real product in the remaining 23 hours.

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Live @ Build Madison

Sunday 1:30 pm – Team presentations are finished and the prizes have been awarded. There were some awesome projects and the event was a great time. Thanks goes out to everyone who participated and made it such an amazing event. … Continue reading

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CE Members to be Featured on Entrepreneur Panel

CE members Forrest Woolworth of PerBlue, Chris Meyer of Sector67, and Troy Vosseller of Sconnie will be featured on an entrepreneurship panel this Sunday, September 25th at the Wisconsin Science Festival. Also joining them will be Heather Hilleren of LocalDirt. … Continue reading

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Build Madison Is This Weekend

Hey all of you smart people out there! The 2nd ever Build Madison is taking place this weekend. This 24 hour community create-a-thon kicks off at 11 am on Saturday, September 24 at Sector67 in Madison. Click through for more info… Continue reading

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Sector67, 94labs, and Build Madison in WI State Journal

CE member company Sector67 and 94labs were recently featured in the Sunday edition of the Wisconsin State Journal. Sector67 and 94labs were highlighted as entrepreneurial hubs in Madison and are “helping entrepreneurs create products and start companies more rapidly than … Continue reading

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CE Companies Are Hiring!

Many CE companies are actively hiring for many positions. In particular, PerBlue, Asthmapolis, Bendyworks, Hardin Design & Development, and Solomo will be at the Madison Area CS Job Fair today on campus recruiting – come stop by! Continue reading

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Fresh Madison Market and SnowShoeFood Launch “True Local” Mobile App for Android

Fresh Madison Market and CE member company SnowShoeFood, LLC. announce the release of the True Local mobile app for Android users. This app has been available since February for iPhone users and has had over 800 downloads. The True Local … Continue reading

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