Finalists Announced for 2018 Wisconsin Innovation Awards
Winners to be announced at public awards ceremony on October 3 in Madison

Madison— July 12, 2018 — Thirty-four companies and nonprofit organizations have been
selected as finalists for the 2018 Wisconsin Innovation Awards. In total, 357 businesses,
products and services from around the state were nominated. The finalists were determined by
a panel of 21 statewide industry experts, with winners to be announced on October 3, 2018 at
an awards ceremony at the Wisconsin Union Theater in Madison. Nominations spanned all
parts of Wisconsin, represented large, medium and small companies, startups, established
businesses, and nearly all industries.

The Wisconsin Innovation Awards Ceremony is open to the public, with ticket bundles currently
available for sale. The event begins at 5:30 pm with a reception, and continues with the awards
program at 6:30 pm. Ticket information and details are available at

The Wisconsin Innovation Awards Ceremony is presented by Alliant Energy, American Family
Insurance, Exact Sciences, First Business Bank, Green Clock Films, JP Cullen, Neider &
Boucher, Props Unlimited, Wipfli, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, with
support from Envision IT, HealthX Ventures, Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison, Madison Gas &
Electric, WARF, and Workloud.

2018 Wisconsin Innovation Awards Finalists:

Acme Nerd Games Barneveld

AquaMetals, LLC Wauwatosa

Carex Consulting Group Madison

Clean Beam, LLC Necedah

ConsortiEX, Inc. Milwaukee

CORNCOB, Inc. Waukesha


Doyenne Group, Inc. Madison

EnsoData, Inc. Madison

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin Appleton

Forte Madison

Goods Unite Us, Inc. Madison

Kohler Company WasteLAB Kohler

LAUNCH- School District of Elmbrook Brookfield

MatchBack Systems Inc Green Bay

Melius Outcomes Whitefish Bay

Nano Red Biotechnology, LLC Milwaukee

Nanolytix Inc Milwaukee

Oncata Milwaukee

P4 Infrastructure, Inc. Milwaukee

Photonic Cleaning Technologies,LLC Platteville

Propeller Health Madison

Rebalanced-Life Wellness Association Brooklyn

SmartUQ LLC Madison

Solstice Health Oconomowoc

Stimmi LLC Madison

TailoredCare Madison

The Crafter Space, Brewery Incubator Milwaukee

The Mill Events Chetek

Torq Labs Madison

Trinity Gunshot Alarm System, LLC Baraboo

VisuaLeverage Madison

Wolf Flow Madison

WWBIC Milwaukee


About the Wisconsin Innovation Awards
The Wisconsin Innovation Awards (WIA) connects and showcases innovators throughout the
state of Wisconsin, across industries and organizations of all shapes and sizes.
By producing and providing educational media content, organizing a statewide network of
experts willing to mentor and support each other, and hosting events that highlight
groundbreaking work, WIA is building a lasting legacy of instruction inspired by Wisconsin’s
thinkers, makers, creators, and designers. WIA fosters innovation in this state and helps shine a
light on companies throughout the state that have transformational ideas.

For more information, press only:
Molly Walsh
[email protected]

For more information:
[email protected]