Mergers & Acquisitions: Why do some companies choose to stay in Wisconsin?
Presented by: Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF)
Location: H.F. DeLuca Forum at the Discovery Building (330 N. Orchard Street)
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Entrepreneurons is a WARF series focused on bringing the fundamentals of getting a new venture started to the UW–Madison community.
Wisconsin’s potential to be the right environment for high-tech business is a special two-part series moderated by Lisa Johnson of BioForward.
Part one: Mergers & Acquisitions
Why do some companies choose to stay in Wisconsin?
What factors induce some large companies to keep their new acquisitions in Wisconsin? What can we learn from them? What challenges do they face? Leaders at companies that have recently acquired high-tech Wisconsin businesses including Accuray and Shopbop will talk about their company’s decisions.