Fourth Annual Event Celebrates the State’s Most Innovative Products and Services
MADISON, Wis. (October 5, 2017) – Last night, ten winners were honored from the thirty finalists and more than 230 nominees during the 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards at the Wisconsin Union Terrace. The ceremony, emceed by local entrepreneur and former UW Badgers Wide Receiver, Brandon Williams, recognized the state’s most innovative products and services from nine industry categories. The 2017 winners were selected from a panel of 23 experts from around Wisconsin, and span all business sectors – technology, food, healthcare, agriculture, nonprofits, education, government, and the like – throughout the state.
“The Wisconsin Innovation Awards seek to celebrate and inspire innovation, and highlight the creative spirit from the state’s leading public, private and nonprofit sectors,” said Matt Younkle, Co-Founder of the Wisconsin Innovation Awards and CEO of Cardigan, LLC. “We want to congratulate all finalists and winners from the 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards, and look forward to encouraging an even greater environment of innovation in the year to come.”
The 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards Ceremony were presented by American Family Insurance and supported by Exact Sciences, First Business Bank, Green Clock Films, JP Cullen, Neider & Boucher, Props Unlimited, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, with support from the Irwin A. and Robert D. Goodman Foundation, HealthX Ventures, Teel Plastics, and WARF.
Source: 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards