Sunday, January 16, 2022
See below for the latest episodes of “WisBusiness: The Show,” “WisBusiness: The Podcast” and “Talking Trade.”
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WisBusiness: the Show with Aaron Olver, managing director at University Research Park

The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” spotlights Aaron Olver, managing director at University Research Park in Madison. Olver describes ongoing construction at the corner of Mineral Point Road and Whitney Way, the need for more laboratory space for biotechnology companies, and other trends within one of the nation’s leading research parks. Also, in this edition of “The Show,” Tom Still talks about Wisconsin’s academic research and development standing,...
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“WisBusiness: the Show” with Marc LaPierre of Clock’d

The latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show” spotlights Marc LaPierre of Clock’d, one of the top presenters in the Tech Council’s recent Elevator Pitch Olympics. Clock’d offers an all-in-one hiring platform for the hospitality industry. Investors who served as judges ranked Clock’d as the first-place winner during the EPO competition at the Wisconsin Technology Council’s Early Stage Symposium in November. Also, in this edition of “The...

WisBusiness: the Podcast with attorney Erin Ogden of Ogden, Glazer and Schaefer

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: the Podcast” is with Erin Ogden, managing attorney with the Madison law firm Ogden, Glazer and Schaefer.  She discusses her work with growth-focused businesses, including both startups and established businesses, as well as how her background in the sciences led her to become an attorney.  “As I was doing undergrad -- my degree is in genetics -- and I was working...

WisBusiness: the Podcast with Dr. Ulrich Broeckel, founder and CEO of RPRD Diagnostics

This week’s episode of “WisBusiness: the Podcast” features an interview with Dr. Ulrich Broeckel, founder and CEO of RPRD Diagnostics.  He’s also a professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine and Physiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, with over 20 years of experience working with genetics and genomics and 10 years in clinical diagnostics. The business is a clinical diagnostic lab focused on precision medicine, particularly in the...
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Talking Trade with Rocío Rivera Barradas, of the General Consulate of Mexico in Chicago

The latest episode of “Talking Trade” features Rocío Rivera Barradas, consul of economic affairs at the General Consulate of Mexico in Chicago.  Barradas highlights difficulties with trading with China and other Asian nations due in part to COVID-19 factors. She notes the auto industry has been struggling amid the pandemic, contrasting that with the success of the medical industry and strong Mexican beer sales in Illinois. 
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Talking Trade with Katy Sinnott, vice president of global trade and investment for WEDC

In the latest episode of "Talking Trade," WEDC Vice President of Global Business Development Katy Sinnott highlights rising exports to some of the state's top trade partners. Wisconsin's exports over the past 10 months have increased 21 percent compared to the same period of 2020, with growth seen in exports to Canada, Mexico and China, she said. She noted pharmaceuticals and prepared vegetables shipped to Mexico...