Milwaukee Comedy

Milwaukee Comedy is one of several comedy venues in the Milwaukee area, but owner Matt Kemple prides his business on its variety and unique qualities.  Founded nine years ago, the comedy venue provides live entertainment, workshops and classes and is a resource for local comedian.



Helicopter Specialties

Helicopter Specialties, Inc. is an FAA Certified Repair Station with 25 models on our repair station certificate, including Airbus, Bell, Enstrom, Robinson, AgustaWestland and MD. They are also an Authorized Customer Service Facility for Airbus, Bell, Enstrom and Robinson Helicopters.



Kayla's Custom Cleaning

Descending from a long line of cleaners and organizers, Kayla Storlid describes herself as genetically created to clean. With the help of the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Madison, Storlid turned her aptitude for orderliness into a successful business. Kayla’s Custom Cleaning, LLC in Madison currently employs 28 people and has experienced 15 to 20 percent growth annually since launching in 2001.



The Coopers Tavern

Amy Marsman and Peter McElvanna opened The Coopers Tavern in Madison, WI four and a half years ago with the help of the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center and consultant Rena Gelman.  Named Dane County’s small business of the year in 2013, Coopers Tavern serves local food and international beer in a tavern setting.  



Schaefer Brush Manufacturing 

Schaefer Brush Manufacturing is a fourth generation, privately held company that has grown to become one of the most diverse brush manufacturers in the world. That diversity and the ability to evolve with the changing needs of a wide range of industries have kept this Waukesha-based manufacturer running strong for 108 years.  



The Alvarado Group

Carlos and Sara Alvarado own the Alvarado Real Estate Group in Madison, WI.  The Alvarados rave about their relationship with Michelle Somes-Booher, who helps them maintain a small, team community and to sustain and thrive in their business environment.