Below is a list of service providers that sponsor Capital Entrepreneurs. If your company is interested in supporting the Madison entrepreneurial community by being a sponsor, please contact us.
Chris Cain – Foley & Lardner LLP combines powerful national resources with a local focus to deliver seamless — and award-winning — business and legal insight. With offices throughout the United States and across the globe, our exceptional client service, value, and innovation are continually recognized by our clients and the legal industry. As a founding sponsor of Catapult Chicago and the law firm for TechStars Chicago, Foley is leading the way in harnessing the power of a national law firm in a cost-effective manner for startups. [Contact Foley & Lardner]
Dan Godfrey – With 8,000+ clients nationwide and over $1 billion in health premiums managed, TriNet provides cloud-based HR solutions that allow growing companies to do what they do best. Small to mid-sized businesses in a variety of industries partner with TriNet to manage human resources, employee benefits, payroll, risk mitigation, workers’ compensation, strategic human capital planning and more. [Contact TriNet]
Deana Porter – Regus is the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, with products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges and the world’s largest network of video communication studios. The company has over a million customers a day benefiting from Regus facilities across a global footprint of 1,500 locations in 600 cities and 100 countries. [Contact Regus]
Jed Roher – Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is one of Wisconsin’s leading business law firms serving growing companies who seek high quality and cost effective legal counsel. Our firm offers a variety of legal services in the following areas: Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Litigation, Securities, Environmental/Energy, Estate & Financial Planning, Financial Institutions, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Financial Restructuring, Insurance, Tax & Employee Benefits and Real Estate. [Contact Godfrey & Kahn]
Troy Vosseller & Joe Kirgues – gener8tor is an accelerator with offices in Madison and Milwaukee. gener8tor invests capital, mentorship, network, community and expertise in first-stage, scalable startups. gener8tor runs two programs per year, alternating between Madison and Milwaukee. For more information, visit gener8tor.com. [Contact gener8tor]
Dan Reed & Marty Buchheim – Based in Madison, American Family Insurance offers auto insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, health insurance, business and farm/ranch insurance in 19 states. American Family Insurance is the nation’s third-largest mutual property/casualty insurance company.
Kent Costello and Ariana Neuner – Bluepoint Investment Counsel is an investment advisory firm that provides wealth management and investment consulting services to successful entrepreneurs, business owners, and their companies. As business owners ourselves, we understand that running a business requires an exceptional ability to see the big picture- while also focusing on the details. We are dedicated to finding solutions to meet our clients’ business and investment needs.
Lisa J. Smith – Target Commercial Interiors is one of the most respected commercial interior firms in the U.S. We explore the challenges associated with the work environment and provide solutions to the toughest workplace tasks facing entrepreneurs and start-ups: attracting and retaining top talent, providing flexible space that adapts quickly as you grow and change, leveraging technology, improving employee wellbeing and lowering your real estate risks.
Bob Hougard and Tom Sweeney – Findorff is one of the Midwest’s leading builders. We are a company built on character and integrity with a culture that supports giving generously to our community. Above all, we are committed to bring the highest level of service and quality craftsmanship to every project we build. With offices in Madison and Milwaukee, Findorff builds projects of all sizes and scopes, and provides in-house expertise for every aspect of the construction process.
Tim Rikkers and Mark Pucci – Cresa Madison is an international corporate real estate advisory firm that exclusively represents tenants and specializes in the delivery of fully integrated real estate services. With more than 57 offices, Cresa is the largest tenant representation firm in North America. Through its partnership with Savills, one of the world’s largest commercial real estate services firms; Cresa covers more than 255 locations in 40 countries.
Scott Button – Venture Investors is a premier provider of seed and early stage venture capital in the Midwest. We have a proven track record of working with world-class healthcare and technology companies throughout the region.
Jeffrey Storch, Patrick Neuman – Boardman & Clark LLP is one of the largest and most highly regarded law firms headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin. They offer a wide range of legal services, providing full service to both businesses and individuals.
Tim Keane – The Golden Angels Network is an independent group of accredited investors who seek excellent returns by investing in early stage high potential businesses and helping these businesses accelerate to market leadership.
Joshua Meinen & Dan Andersen – With global resources and local service, Baker Tilly provides accounting and advisory services for all stages of a company’s lifecycle. Utilizing their broad technology network and deep industry experience, they have assisted many of the best-known technology companies in Madison.
Wade Hanna & Beth Korth – First Business Bank works with several startup companies in the Madison area. They provide a free Emerging Tech Suite of banking services, a list of potential angel investors and have presented free seminars about raising capital.
Derek Matzke – BDO is a U.S. professional services firm providing assurance, tax, financial advisory and consulting services to a wide range of publicly traded and privately held companies.
Mike Kollath – Kollath & Associates is a full service CPA firm providing a full range of accounting and tax services to our clients. These services include tax planning and preparation, bookkeeping, payroll, assurance (audit, review, compilation and agreed-upon procedures) and rent-a-CFO services. At Kollath & Associates we adhere to the highest levels of professional ethics and promote honesty and transparency in every engagement.