Wisconsin’s Madison Region


Opportunity Driven by Purposeful Innovation

We are a region defined by innovation. A place where technological advancements transform the world’s products and processes. Where game-changing research & development leads to new discoveries. And where industries set new standards for the global marketplace.  

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Global Industry Leader

Advanced Manufacturing

A legacy of advanced production using forward-thinking technology

Agriculture, Food & Beverage

Unparalleled capacity to grow, process, package and distribute food products

Life Science

A breeding ground for life science ingenuity and discovery

Information Technology

A growing hub for high-tech companies and entrepreneurial talent


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COVID-19 Scenarios: Rebooting an Economy in Free Fall

The trajectory of COVID-19 and the economic response over the next few months are uncertain. To help businesses navigate this volatile period, The Conference Board has developed three scenarios for the course of the US economy for the remainder of 2020: Read More


Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers relaxes rules to boost health care workforce during coronavirus pandemic

Gov. Tony Evers issued an order Friday relaxing a range of rules governing Wisconsin’s health care workforce — an effort to maximize the number of doctors, nurses and physician assistants available to help during the all-hands-on-deck coronavirus pandemic. Read More


Local Construction Companies Donating Masks and Shields to Hospitals

JP Cullen is donating 2,400 N95 face masks to local hospitals and Prent, the world's leading designer and manufacturer of custom plastic, rigid thermoform packaging for the medical industry, has donated 2,000 face shields. This is in response to Vice President Pence requesting that the construction industry donate equipment to hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic. Read More


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Food Finance Institute “Huddle” Meetings

Notes advice and resources from the Food Finance Institute including knowing when to hit “pause” on your business. Food Finance Huddle Notes from 3/23/20 Next Huddle: The Food... Read More


2020 Madison Region Economic Development & Diversity Summit

Save the Date Through our unparalleled partnership Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) and the Urban League of Greater Madison (ULGM) will host a joint event for... Read More