1 Million Cups program launching in Milwaukee

Special to The Freeman

July 9, 2014

MILWAUKEE ó The 1 Million Cups program, which is sponsored by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, is launching in Milwaukee.

Itís a weekly event held at 9 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Pritzlaff Building, 325 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee. The program is designed to bring entrepreneurs, advisers and investors together. Each week, two startups are able to share their ideas with the group, and get support and feedback from those attending.

The program started in Kansas City, Mo., but has spread to more than 30 cities throughout the country.

1 Million Cups will launch in Milwaukee on Aug. 6, according to the companyís website.