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April 13, 2013

Gener8tor startups have created 70 jobs in past year

Having successfully pitched their startups to investors last week in Madison, the latest batch of graduates from Gener8tor;;;s accelerator program aimed to lure customers and partners with presentations Thursday night in Milwaukee;;;s 3rd Ward.The …
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April 13, 2013

Koss raises profile in 'Mad Men' appearance

Local ;;;Mad Men;;; fans were reminded Sunday of the history and fame of Milwaukee-based Koss Corp. during the show;;;s much-anticipated season premiere.An episode arc followed character Peggy Olson as she tried to create a Super Bowl ad for the …
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April 13, 2013

Lakeview Equity buys UAS Laboratories

Milwaukee private equity investment firm Lakeview Equity Partners LLC acquired UAS Laboratories of Wausau.Lakeview executives said the acquisition will accelerate research and development at the probiotic supplement company.Kent Velde, president of …
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April 13, 2013

Largest Milwaukee-area management consulting firms: Top of the list

The 25 Milwaukee-area management consulting firms with the greatest number of management consultants are highlighted this week in The Business Journal.Many of the management consultants on the list are based right here in the Milwaukee area. The …
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April 13, 2013

Milwaukee Public Museum likely to return preserved Maori head to New Zealand

The Milwaukee Public Museum is likely to return to New Zealand the tattooed, preserved head of a Maori person at the request of the country;;;s government.In December, the Museum of New Zealand requested the human remains be returned. The requested …
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April 13, 2013

Software exec Mark Peterson's 'man cave' featured in Wall Street Journal

Mark Peterson, co-founder of Rhino Software Inc. in Oconomowoc, is one of the featured owners of fancy garages for storing classic vehicles in Friday;;;s Wall Street Journal ;;;Mansion;;; section.Peterson sold his company in December 2012 to …
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April 12, 2013

Aerosmith, Toby Keith to headline Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary with Kid Rock

Aerosmith and Toby Keith will join Kid Rock as the other headliners at Harley-Davidson Inc.;;;s 110th anniversary celebration in Milwaukee over Labor Day weekend, the company announced Thursday.Keith, the superstar country artist, will perform …
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April 12, 2013

Attanasio invests in nutrition bar Bonk Breaker

Milwaukee Brewers chairman and principal owner Mark Attanasio has invested in a California company called Bonk Breaker LLC that sells nutrition bars that will be available at Miller Park concession stands.;;;Bonk Breaker;;;s connections to Milwaukee …
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April 12, 2013

DOT preps drivers for Hoan Bridge rebuild and ramp closures (Slideshow)

State officials on Wednesday night prepped residents for some ramp closures that will begin in October for the two-year, $278 million rebuild of the Hoan Bridge and Interstate 794 bridges in Milwaukee.The Wisconsin Department of Transportation held …
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April 12, 2013

Hospital mergers predicted, but who will it be?

Financial and regulatory pressures will cause more hospital systems to merge, but pinpointing which southeast Wisconsin systems might combine is difficult for experts to predict.;;;It;;;s anyone;;;s guess whether a couple larger players in southeast …
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April 12, 2013

Introducing The Business Journal's new home page

Today, The Business Journal Serving Greater Milwaukee introduces a redesigned website home page to make it easier for you to quickly find the business news and features you want.You'll find three featured news headlines at the top of the page. The …
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April 12, 2013

Meeusen rips County Board as downgrading bill gains endorsement

The Wisconsin bill to downgrade the Milwaukee County Board gained a committee endorsement Thursday on a 6-3 party-line vote, with Republican representatives supporting the idea.The vote came after an eight-hour committee hearing in Madison on …
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