program celebrates Wisconsin’s innovative spirit
Special to The Freeman
April 21, 2014
MADISON – The
Wisconsin Innovation Awards is now accepting nominations for
great products, services or ideas spanning any industry,
according to a statement.
The inaugural awards program is being led by a steering
committee of business and community leaders, and winners will be
announced at a ceremony in August, according to the statement.
“The Wisconsin Innovation Awards are meant to celebrate the
spirit of innovation that makes Wisconsin a great place for
business,” said Matthew Younkle, co-founder and chief executive
officer of Murfie.com and a member of the WIA steering
committee. “We hope to encourage an even greater environment of
innovation by bringing innovators together from various business
The Wisconsin Innovation Awards ceremony will take place on Aug.
26 in Madison as part of the Forward Technology Festival. The
ceremony will be open to the public.