Wisconsin’s Madison Region


Opportunity Driven by Purposeful Innovation

We are a region defined by innovation. A place where technological advancements transform the world’s products and processes. Where game-changing research & development leads to new discoveries. And where industries set new standards for the global marketplace.  

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Global Industry Leader

Advanced Manufacturing

A legacy of advanced production using forward-thinking technology

Agriculture, Food & Beverage

Unparalleled capacity to grow, process, package and distribute food products

Life Science

A breeding ground for life science ingenuity and discovery

Information Technology

A growing hub for high-tech companies and entrepreneurial talent


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Madison Region Economic Development & Diversity Summit Announces First Speaker

The Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) and the Urban League of Greater Madison (ULGM) are pleased to announce Sarah Treuhaft, managing director at PolicyLink will speak at the 6th Annual Summit on Friday, May 17 at Monona Terrace. Read More


22 of Final 50 Entries Advancing in 2019 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest Located in Madison Region

Fifty entries from 24 communities have advanced to the semi-final round of the 16th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest, contest producers announced. Of these, 22 are located in the Madison Region. “To see our Region is home to nearly half of the advancing entries in a state-wide business competition is a tremendous honor and speaks to the industrial diversity of our eight counties,” said MadREP President Paul Jadin. Read More


Currently Seeking Millennials: Cities throughout the country compete to lure this coveted talent demographic

Just what is it that Millenials want? It’s an important question. According to a report by Forbes, their collective spending power was a whopping $200 billion (yes, that’s billion) in 2017. As the oldest Millennials begin their 30s, they become increasingly desirable for businesses and municipalities seeking to entice this demographic to invest in careers and homes. Due to low national unemployment, American Millennials enjoy a variety of relocation options, should they decide to make a change. Read More


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