May 18, 2022 2:28 pm
‘Innovation is really about people’: John Knapp’s collaborative approach to Marquette’s new innovation project
The longtime higher ed leader wants Innovation Alley, the Marquette University-centered initiative that he now directs, to inspire reciprocal innovation and connection between the college and Milwaukee's business sector.
May 11, 2022 12:48 pm
A lifetime in the arts led this entrepreneur to help independent artists find ‘opportunities beyond the stage’
With an eye toward equity and awareness of the community value they bring, "we can all contribute to making sure more creatives are visible on the scene," Kennita Hickman says. Here's how she's doing it in Milwaukee.
May 4, 2022 10:54 am
Entrepreneur Christopher Perceptions sees his startup, PerceptForm, as an entry point to engage with the Web3 technology: "The ultimate vision is to make crypto real for people."
Apr. 27, 2022 10:25 am
Authenticity, not assimilation: How to make conversations about race ‘a learning journey for everybody’
FUEL Milwaukee’s Corry Joe Biddle on the power of community dialogue and "showing up as you are" in an era of reckoning.
Apr. 20, 2022 10:42 am
‘Where you put your money matters’: Angel investor Teresa Esser explores new ways to drive social impact home
Amid an explosion of consumer interest in ESG funds, the VC is focusing her investing on reducing inequities in Milwaukee, starting with home ownership.
Apr. 13, 2022 10:12 am
"We’ve been left out of the conversation": Amid the rise of remote work and need for more diversity in coworking, Ambition Center MKE CEO Marcell Jackson aims to connect underserved professionals with the new space on Milwaukee's North Side.
Mar. 30, 2022 11:32 am
Milwaukee Public Museum’s new diversity and inclusion director sat down with Technical.ly to explain his plans for building a community bridge in the Midwest city. Watch the conversation here.
Mar. 23, 2022 10:42 am
Poor birth outcomes are a global problem. This doula is tackling it locally through an urban health department
Nicole Miles of the Milwaukee's Birth Outcomes Made Better program is addressing disparities in healthcare and working to reduce infant mortality rates.
Mar. 16, 2022 10:20 am
Adam Carr combines media, activism and storytelling to lead Milwaukeeans to common ground: "We lack imagination for what others can be."
Mar. 9, 2022 10:05 am
Nyesha Stone launched Carvd N Stone because she knows representation in the media matters: "Journalism opened up what I can give to the world."