Startup Milwaukee Emerge is a platform for emerging companies to practice their pitches and receive feedback and support from the local community.

Each Emerge event features 10 minute pitches from three local startups. The audience of Emerge event includes local entrepreneurs, angel investors, corporate innovation executives and service providers who work with startups. 

Startup Milwaukee EMERGE is sponsored by Godfrey & Kahn

30+ Startups Have Pitched...

Access HealthNet, Alithias, Aurora Health Care, BankMyBiz, BoothCentral, Dream City Music, Fantasy Math, Ferrite Labs, Frontdesk, Fyxation, Gear Box Express, HaloVino, IdeaWake, Looking Glass Research, Midwest Driver's Club, Milwaukee Pretzel Co., Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures, Permyt, Sell-On, Shift Savings, Snapifeye, Sourcing USA, Spaulding Medical, SpotLunch, TempMission. 


Startup Milwaukee Emerge is organized by a volunteer team of local entrepreneurs. 

  • Ed Javier, EMJ Consulting & Milwaukee Startup Week

  • Greg Barker, J.F. Ahern

  • Matt Yerkes, RBC Wealth Management

  • Jackie Hermes, Accelity

  • Matt Cordio, Startup Milwaukee & Skills Pipeline


Want to pitch at Startup Milwaukee EMERGE? 

We are always looking for startups to pitch at Startup Milwaukee Emerge. Criteria for pitching includes: having at least a beta version of your product launched, being headquartered in Southeast Wisconsin, having a high-growth focus. 

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