Business Impact

Business Impact

The Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship’s five distinct programs work together to bring success to Wisconsin’s innovative small businesses owners. Through an extensive statewide network, the Institute provides access to resources, funding and partners to help strengthen Wisconsin’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

46.1%
Woman Clients
19.9%
Minority Clients
6.8%
Veteran Clients
955
New businesses created since 2016
4,174
Jobs created and retained since 2016
$420M
In capital investment since 2016
No one can do it all, so the SBDC is an amazing free resource.
Sophia Barry
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124.5M
Capital Invested in Rural Clients since 2016
50.7%
Companies with some Female Ownership
18,634 Hours
In Rural Client Assistance since 2016
News

Wisconsin SBDC Network earns national accreditation

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Events

Looking to expand your entrepreneurial skillset? Hoping to network with fellow business owners? Expanding your reach around the state? Check out our upcoming events to connect to Wisconsin’s small business environment.
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