Monthly Archives: December 2012

Area Universities Receive Grant for Entrepreneurial Coalition

It was recently announced that UW–Milwaukee, Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE), UW–Whitewater and UW–Parkside have received a five-year, $1 million matching grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to encourage entrepreneurs and start-ups. The five schools have come together to … Continue reading

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Water Council Member is Named Finalist for Imagine H2O Prize

California based Imagine H2O announced that Water Council member PaveDrain, LLC is one of the finalists of its fourth annual Consumer Innovation competition. PaveDrain is competing for the Prize for Water Startups. Finalists will now advance to a second round where the businesses will compete for … Continue reading

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Water Council FBI Intellectual Property Seminar

Last week, The Water Council hosted a seminar for the benefit of our members with Byron Franz, a Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Franz’s lecture, entitled “Protecting Wisconsin’s Intellectual Property From Economic Espionage,” detailed precautions, policy … Continue reading

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EPA Contracts Northern Lake Services to Monitor Water

It was recently announced that Northern Lake Services was awarded a contract with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to monitor public drinking water systems across the United States. Northern Lake Services has facilities in Crandon and Waukesha, Wisconsin and is a … Continue reading

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Building Progress

Dean recently stopped by the building to have a look at the progress. Things are looking pretty great! It’s amazing how fast these guys work and how they manage to take an old warehouse and turn it into chic, post-modern … Continue reading

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