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Dane County Office of Workforce & Economic Development

Business Development & Training

In order to grow our economy, we need to provide resources to help the personnel in our workforce grow as well. Browse our directory of business development organizations and training opportunities below to take the next step.

BUSINESS ATTRACTION & RETENTION

Alliant Energy Economic Development

3730 Kennedy Road
Janesville, WI 53546

  • (608) 757-7535

Dane County Planning & Development

210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 261-9957

Madison Gas & Electric (MG&E)

P.O. Box 1231
Madison, WI 53701

ecodev@mge.com

  • (608) 252-5647

University of Wisconsin Office of Corporate Relations

455 Science Drive, Suite 230
Madison, WI 53711-1077

  • (608) 263-2840
    (877) 627-9472

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

201 W. Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 266-9944

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT

Edgewood College Corporate Learning Center

1255 Deming Way
Madison, 53717-1955

  • (608) 663-4233

Family Business Center UW School of Business

601 University Ave
Madison, WI 53715-1035

fbc@fbc.wisc.edu

  • (608) 441-7338

MATC Business, Industry, and Community Services

3513 Anderson St, Suite 108
Madison, WI 53704

  • (608) 243-4479

MATC Business Procurement Assistance Center

302 South Gammon Rd
Madison, WI 53717

  • (608) 243-4490, ext. 3

Office of Corporate Relations, University of Wisconsin

455 Science Drive, Suite 230
Madison, WI 53711-1077

  • (608) 263-2840

SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business

505 South Rosa Rd.
MG&E Innovation Center, Suite 37
Madison, WI 53719

Madison.SCORE@SCOREVolunteer.org

  • 608-441-2820

US Small Business Administration

740 Regent St, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53715

  • (608) 441-5263

UW School of Business Small Business Development Center & Technology Business Institute

975 University Ave, Suite 3260
Madison, WI 53706

  • (608) 263-7680

Wisconsin Business Answer Line (toll free)

(800) 940-7230

  

Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship

UW School of Business
975 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706

  • (608) 263-2884

Wisconsin Business Wizard

Wisconsin Entrepreneurs Network

423 Extension Building
432 Lake Street
Madison, WI 53706-1496

  • (608) 263-0398

Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership

2601 Crossroads Dr, Suite 145
Madison, WI 53718

  • (877) 800-2085

Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation

2300 S. Park St, Suite 103
Madison, WI 53713

info@wwbic.com

  • (608) 257-5450

BUSINESS INCUBATORS

Faraday Center

2800 S. Fish Hatchery Rd
Madison, WI 53711

  • (608) 277-2606

Laboratory Associated Businesses

1202 Ann St
Madison, WI 53713

labdale@hotmail.com

  • (608) 251-1501

Madison Enterprise Center

100 S. Baldwin St
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 327-8000

Main Street Industries

931 W. Main St
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 516-4046

MGE Innovation Center/UW Research Park

510 Charmany Dr
Madison, WI 53719

  • (608) 441-8040

NETWORKING & BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS

Accelerate Madison, Inc.

P.O. Box 5117
Madison, WI 53705

  • (608) 213-3939

Access Community Health Centers

315 West Beltline Hwy, Ste. 120
Madison, WI 53713

  • (608) 213-0013

Biomedical Associations of Wisconsin

Meriter Hospital 202 S. Park St
Madison, WI 53715

  • (608) 417-6423

Dane Buy Local

6300 Enterprise Lane
Madison, WI 53719

info@danebuylocal.com

  • (608) 467-7555

Downtown Madison, Inc.

122 W. Washington Ave, Ste. 250
Madison, WI 53701

info@downtownmadison.org

  • (608) 255-1008

Eastside Businessmen's Association

3737 Monona Drive
Madison, WI 53714

office@esbmadison.com

  • (608) 222-9131

Greater Williamson Area Business Association

MG&E 133 S. Blair St
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 222-9131

Independent Business Association of Wisconsin

4600 American Parkway, Ste. 208
Madison, WI 53718

iba@ibaw.com

  • (608) 251-5546

Madison Area Business Consultants

5818 Piping Rock Rd
Madison, WI 53711

  • (608) 274-3055

Madison Magnet (Young Professionals)

P.O. Box 71
Madison, WI 53701

info@madisonmagnet.org

(608) 443-1948

Northside Business Association

1213 N. Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704

info@madisonnba.com

Realtors Association of South Central Wisconsin

4801 Forest Run R., Ste. 101
Madison, WI 53704

(608) 240-2800

South Metropolitan Business Association

P.O. Box 259893
Madison, WI 53725

SMBA@SMBA-Madison.org

  • (608) 663-2560

Wisconsin Hospital Association

5510 Research Park Dr.
Fitchburg, WI 53711

  • (608) 274-1820

Wisconsin Biotechnology and Medical Device Association

455 Science Drive, Suite 160
Madison, WI 53711-1077

info@bioforward.org

  • (608) 236-4693

Wisconsin Technology Council

455 Science Drive, Suite 240
Madison, WI 53711-1077

  • (608) 442-7557

Madison Region Economic Partnership

615 East Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 71
Madison, WI  53701-0071

  • (608) 443-1953

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR MINORITIES AND WOMEN

American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Wisconsin

10809 W. Lincoln Ave., Ste. 102
West Allis, WI 53227

  • (414) 604-2044

The Business Forum

2424 American Lane
Madison, WI 53704

tbf@thebusinessforum.org

  • (608) 443-2486, ext. 140

Hmong Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce

3616 W. National Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53215

info@hmongchamber.org

  • (414) 645-8828

MCW Productions Network News

5409 E. Buckeye Rd
Madison, WI 53716

  • (608) 256-1942

Minority Business Certification

Department of Administration- Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program

  • (608) 267-9550

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

3 S. Pinckney St
Madison, WI 53703

  • (608) 256-1942

National Association of Women Business Owners Southcentral WI Chapter

Urban League of Greater Madison

2222 S. Park St. St. 200
Madison, WI 53713

  • (608) 729-1200
    TTY: (608) 729-1201

Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corporation

2300 S. Park St, Suite 103
Madison, WI 53713

info@wwbic.com

  • (608) 257-5450