Economic Development in WISCONSIN'S Madison Region

Economic Development in the Madison Region

Wisconsin's Madison Region

Over one million people choose the eight-county Madison Region of south central Wisconsin as their home. We live, work and play throughout ColumbiaDaneDodge, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Rock, and Sauk Counties. Our Region boasts game-changing research and development while playing a critical role in the global supply chain marketplace. 

economic dashboard demographics madison wi

Find Data

Find regional workforce and business data.

financing business development madison capital cta

Find Capital

Access the funds you need to help your business grow.

madison economic development available buildings

Find Sites & Buildings

Moving or expanding? Find the building or site that fits your needs.

talent development labor force madison wi cta

Find Talent


Industries can only succeed if they are supported by a smart, skilled workforce.

economic dashboard demographics madison wi

Find Data

Find regional workforce and business data.

financing business development madison capital cta

Find Capital

Access the funds you need to help your business grow.

madison economic development available buildings

Find Sites & Buildings

Moving or expanding? Find the building or site that fits your needs.

talent development labor force madison wi cta

Find Talent


Industries can only succeed if they are supported by a smart, skilled workforce.

Regional Events

Economic Development News

Recent Posts

All
madison industry wisconsin innovation tech icon

Broadband Update: FCC Accepting Correction Challenges for New National Broadband Map

November 29, 2022

On Friday, November 18th the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) unveiled the “pre-production draft” of the new national broadband map. This new map is the most detailed and current federal map of where broadband is and is not accessible throughout the country. What information is included on the map?The map displays address-level availability and data (as […]

Read More
Javier Avila Speaking at Conference

Hundreds Gathered at Monona Terrace to Celebrate Economic Development + Diversity

September 2, 2022

The 2022 Madison Region Economic & Development Diversity Summit returned for an in-person summit for the first time since 2019.

Read More
WCLO Your Talk Logo

WCLO: Rock County Jumpstart hosts Black Business Month luncheon

July 22, 2022

WCLO Rock County’s black businesses accelerator is highlighting the good work done by local individuals to foster the growth of Black and Latino-owned businesses. Rock County Jumpstart Executive Director Genia Stevens says Madison Region Economic Partnership President and CEO Jason Fields will be the keynote speaker for the annual Black Business Luncheon. Stevens says the […]

Read More
Justin Jones-Fosu Keynote Speaker Bringing Passion

Justin Jones-Fosu to Speak on Sustainable Excellence and Bring Passion to Your Work

July 20, 2022

Justin Jones-Fosu MBA, CSP, is a full-time father with ventures in keynote speaking, social entrepreneurship, and meaningful work research. Currently, Jones-Fosu is the founder and CEO of Work. Meaningful. where he works to help others shift their perspective on their own work from finding work that they are passionate about to bringing passion to the […]

Read More
Javier Avila Trouble With My Name

Javier Ávila to Bring His Unique Blend of Social Justice and Storytelling to the 2022 Summit

June 27, 2022

The 9th annual Madison Region Economic Development & Diversity Summit returns for an in-person gathering of business and community leaders committed to advancing workforce diversity, social justice and economic inclusion. Hosted by MadREP and the Urban League of Greater Madison, participants will hear from dynamic national, regional, and local speakers while engaging in ample networking […]

Read More
Are you here for Main Street Bounceback Grants?
This is default text for notification bar