Wisconsin YES contest featured on ‘WisBusiness.com: The Show’

November 23, 2011

In this episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show,” Tom Still discusses the upside to the volatility of the Wisconsin economy, Liz Schrum talks to Platteville Schools’ Greg Quam about technology education in schools and the WisBusiness.com Stock Report discusses jobs and farms.

Wisconsin YES! featured on ‘WisBusiness.com: The Show’

November 11, 2011

In this episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show,” Tom Still talks about the Wisconsin YES! contest, which he calls a great opportunity for middle and high school students to earn entrepreneurship experience. Then, WEA Trust’s Mark Moody talks about the history of his non-profit insurance organization and its involvement in the Wisconsin YES! program.

Madison East student wins first place in Dane County youth business idea contest

July 19, 2010

MADISON – Nelson Auner, who graduated in June from Madison East High School, is the Grand Prize winner in the second Dane County YES! youth business plan contest, producers announced Tuesday. Read More

State Journal: Water purifier takes first place in youth contest

June 18, 2009

A solar-powered water purifier, invented by Middleton High School graduate Caroline Barry, won the top prize in the Dane County YES! Youth business plan contest. Read the full story in the Wisconsin State Journal here.

WisBusiness: Middleton student wins top prize in Dane County youth business idea contest

June 16, 2009

MADISON – Caroline Barry, who recently graduated from Middleton High School, is the Grand Prize winner in the first Dane County YES! youth business plan contest. The contest is produced by the Wisconsin Technology Council and funded by the Madison Community Foundation and other sponsors.  Read More