A tour inside the Global Water Center in Milwaukee

A tour of who’s taking up office space inside the Global Water Center in Milwaukee: Slideshow Posted by Nick Williams from Milwaukee Business Journal on April 3, 2019 Opened in 2013, the Global Water Center just south of downtown Milwaukee is a hub for water-centric companies from around the world. Recently, the Milwaukee Business Journal… Read More

Investment firm with Milwaukee presence launches $50M fund for water

Investment firm with growing Milwaukee presence launches $50M fund for water, agribusiness deals Posted by Nick Williams from Milwaukee Business Journal on September 24, 2018 A Danish-American private investment firm based in Texas, but with a recently opened office at the Global Water Center in Milwaukee, is raising $50 million for an investment fund dedicated… Read More

Assembling PlasmaE’s next-gen aerators in Milwaukee creates close to 50 jobs, CEO says

Assembling PlasmaE’s next-gen aerators in Milwaukee creates close to 50 jobs, CEO says Posted by Nick Williams from Milwaukee Business Journal on September 13, 2018 PlasmaE, a water tech startup based at The Global Water Center in Milwaukee, has partnered with Milwaukee-based Chrysalis Packaging and Assembly Corp., or Chryspac, to make its aerator devices, creating… Read More

This Walker’s Point building is turning Milwaukee into a ‘water cluster’

THIS WALKER’S POINT BUILDING IS TURNING MILWAUKEE INTO A ‘WATER CLUSTER’ Posted by Anna Miller from Milwaukee Magazine on July 6, 2018 ACADEMIC RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MEET AT THE GLOBAL WATER CENTER IN WALKER’S POINT. The red-brown brick and rounded windows of the Global Water Center blend in with the Walker’s Point establishments that… Read More

Addressing critical water challenges at The Water Council (USGBC Wisconsin)

Addressing critical water challenges at The Water Council (USGBC Wisconsin) Posted by Kyle Weise on USGBC on June 7, 2018 “When it comes to water, Milwaukee gets it…Milwaukee will be the freshwater capital of the world.” —U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, 2014 Issues in water continue to be a major facet of sustainable development worldwide…. Read More

How Milwaukee Became the Epicenter of America’s Most Underrated Industry: Water

How Milwaukee Became the Epicenter of America’s Most Underrated Industry: Water Milwaukee harnessed technology, innovation and a prime lakeside location to become a world leader in the $483 billion water industry. Here’s how. Posted by Nicole Haase from Livability on June 7, 2018 The greater Milwaukee region has always been home to companies that relied on water… Read More

Shepherd Express Writer Wins Press Club Award

Shepherd Express Writer Wins Press Club Award Posted by Shepherd Express on May 16, 2018 The Shepherd Express took silver home from the Milwaukee Press Club’s Gridiron Banquet on May 11. At the highlight of the annual event, the presentation of the awards For Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism, Mary Sussman earned the Best Business Story Silver Award… Read More

Looking for a place to work? Here are 9 co-working spots around Milwaukee

Looking for a place to work? Here are 9 co-working spots around Milwaukee Posted by Sarah Hauer from Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Jan. 23, 2018 Entrepreneurs and remote workers are driving the need for co-working spaces where you can rent a desk, or a few, for a growing business. In the Milwaukee area, a handful… Read More

Stonehouse Water Technologies raises $1.55 million in first funding round

Stonehouse Water Technologies raises $1.55 million in first funding round Posted by Lauren Anderson from BizTimes on Nov 29, 2017 Stonehouse Water Technologies LLC, an early-stage Milwaukee startup that develops water purification products, has raised $1.55 million in its first funding round, the company announced today. The funding will allow the startup, which has developed patent-pending… Read More